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Europe Inside Out, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 14 days
University rank #48 (WUR) ,
During this 14-day residential Europe Inside Out course jointly offered by the Faculties of Arts, Economics & Business and Social Sciences at KU Leuven you combine two majors, chosen from a list of four: Doing Business with Europe(ans); Policies & Politics in the EU; Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Europe and Social & Demographic Issues. 


Why Choose KU Leuven?

The three organising Faculties have all amassed a wealth of experience at English-taught international master programmes and short-term courses. Founded in 1425, KU Leuven is the oldest university in Belgium, as well as being the oldest surviving Catholic university anywhere in the world. With more than 42,000 students, it’s also Belgium’s largest higher education institution and is considered to be one of the most prestigious research universities in Europe. It is in 12th place in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for Europe and number 40 in the world. The Europe Inside Out programme is offered by KU Leuven.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 14 days
  • Credits
    4 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The Programme At A Glance

There is a multidisciplinary and broad common part which all students have to take. These core sessions cover about half of the contact hours. From the following majors students choose two, each representing about eight class hours. These majors are

  • doing business with Europe(ans)
  • politics and policies in Europe
  • social and migration issues
  • innovation and entrepreneurship in Europe

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Registering for this course can be done at any time by filling out our registration form. We advise you to book early as our course fills up quickly. Your registration only becomes binding after payment of the course fee, within 2 weeks after registration.
  • Participants enrolled at KU Leuven as visiting scholars or exchange students automatically enjoy medical and accident insurance. If you are not enrolled as an exchange student/visiting scholar, KU Leuven will not be rsponsible for any damages or injuries sustainied during the course. Please acquire cover of your own. If this summer school is accepted for credit at your home institution, their insurance may apply; do ask your Exchange Coordinator.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1100 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1100 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
  • National Applies to you

    1100 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1100 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

  • (exchange) students € 500
  • Students from partner institutions € 600

Living costs for Leuven

  • 810 - 1280 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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