Exchange: KU Leuven

KU Leuven, founded in 1425 has been a centre of learning for nearly six centuries. Today, it is Belgium’s highest-ranked university as well as one of the oldest and most renowned research universities in Europe. As Europe’s most innovative university and co-founder of the League of European Research Universities (LERU), KU Leuven offers a wide variety of study programmes in English, all supported by innovative and interdisciplinary research.


Credit equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available courses

Traineeship in international organizations available on case by case basis

Restricted Programs: Courses taught in Dutch

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed. Please find more information here.

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Research, Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Fall/Full Year Exchange: January 14, 2021
Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021

Timeline: Fall (Sep-Jan), Winter (Feb-Jun), Year-long (Sep-Jun)

Country: Belgium

City: Leuven

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, Dutch

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates) Langugage Requirement: Dutch