Université Catholique de Louvain

WORLD RANK

2012-13
164

Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    50.0
  • Teaching
    38.6
  • International outlook
    64.3
  • Industry income
    34.5
  • Research
    40.5
  • Citations
    68.8

Founded in 1425, Louvain is one of the oldest universities in the world and has a rich history. In 1502, Erasmus took his first year of study there. Today it accommodates around 21,000 students of 122 nationalities and some 5,000 teaching, research, administrative and technical staff.