Universities in Belgium

Many universities in Belgium have a strong international outlook and composition, as well as a strong position in the international rankings. Find below a total of ten top universities in Belgium with courses in various fields of study offered at affordable tuition fees.

Catholic University of Leuven

Official Name: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Acronym: KU Leuven
Founded: 1425
Kind of institution: Private
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 750-1,800 EUR/year
Admission Office: Naamsestraat 22 Leuven 3000 Flemish Brabant Belgium
University Website: http://www.kuleuven.be/english/

Ghent University

Official Name: Universiteit Gent
Acronym: UGent
Founded: 1817
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 33 Gent 9000
University Website: http://www.ugent.be/en

University of Liège

Official Name: Université de Liège
Acronym: Ulg
Founded: 1817
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 750-1,800 EUR/year
Admission Office: Place du XX Août 7 Liège 4000
University Website: http://www.ulg.ac.be/cms/c_5000/en/home

Catholic University of Louvain

Official Name: Université Catholique de Louvain
Acronym: UCL
Founded: 1425
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 3,700-5,500 EUR/year
Admission Office: Place de l'Université 1 Louvain-la-Neuve 1348
University Website: http://www.uclouvain.be/en-index.html

Free University of Brussels (French)

Official Name: Université Libre de Bruxelles
Acronym: ULB
Founded: 1834
Kind of institution: Private
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Avenue Franklin Roosevelt, 50 Brussels 1050 Brussels, Belgium
University Website: http://www.ulb.ac.be/ulb/presentation/uk.html

Free University of Brussels (Dutch)

Official Name: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Acronym: VUB
Founded: 1970
Kind of institution: Private
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 1,800-5,500 EUR/year
Admission Office: Pleinlaan 2 Brussels 1050
University Website: http://www.vub.ac.be/en/

University of Antwerp

Official Name: Universiteit Antwerpen
Acronym: Uantwerp
Founded: 2003
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: City Campus - Lange Sint-Annastraat 7 Antwerpen 2000
University Website: https://www.uantwerpen.be/en/

University of Namur

Official Name: Université de Namur
Acronym:
Founded: 1831
Kind of institution: Private
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: See website
Admission Office: Rue de Bruxelles 61 Namur 5000
University Website: http://www.unamur.be/en

Hasselt University

Official Name: Universiteit Hasselt
Acronym: Uhasselt
Founded: 1971
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor's / Master's / Doctoral
Fields of Study: Business & Social Sciences, Medicine & Health, Science & Technology
Tuition Fee Range: 750-1,800 EUR/year
Admission Office: Hasselt University - Agoralaan Building D Diepenbeek 3590
University Website: http://www.uhasselt.be/en

Institute of Tropical Medicine

Official Name: Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
Acronym: ITM
Founded: 1906
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Master's / Doctoral
Fields of Study: Medicine & Health
Tuition Fee Range: 750-1,800 EUR/year
Admission Office: 155 Nationalestraat Anwerpen 2000
University Website: http://www.itg.be/itg/GeneralSite/Default.aspx?L=E&WPID=513