University of Liege

University Introduction

The University of Liège (ULiège), in Liège, Wallonia, Belgium, is a major public university in the French Community of Belgium. As of 2016, ULiège is ranked in the #251–300 category worldwide according to Times Higher Education, 265nd by QS World University Rankings, and between the 205th and 300th place by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. More than 2000 people, academics, scientists and technicians, are involved in research of a wide variety of subjects from basic research to applied research.

University of Liège is located in the heart of Europe and is based in Liège, Belgium. It has direct railway connections with, Antwerp, Namur and Charleroi, Luxembourg, Maastricht in the Netherlands, and Aachen in Germany.

The university campus is located in the outskirts of the city. Easy access, regular public buses travel to and from the city centre in approximately 15 minutes. Close to the city centre yet in a peaceful environment, the campus provides ideal surroundings for academic achievement. Founded in 1817, the University of Liège is the only public Community-sponsored University in the French-speaking part of Belgium which offers a complete range of university modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Ranking and Recognition

1). The only complete public university in the Belgian French-speaking community, the University of Liège prides itself on its pluralistic vision and on its pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, and innovation. It is a member of the Wallonia-Europe University Academy (together with Gembloux Agro Bio Tech)

2). University of Liège is ranked 301 – 350th globally in the Times Higher Education – QS World University Rankings 2017

3). University of Liège is 2009 and 2010 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) and Diploma Supplement (DS) Label Holders.

4). HEC Liège is a member of the US-based Association to Advance Collegiate
Schools of Business (AACSB).

5). HEC Liège is a member of European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). Their Master in Management Science and Doctoral program are EPAS (EFMD Program Accreditation System) accredited.

6) HEC Liège is firmly focused on its students, its alumni and its partners. The school’s commitment to, and continuing investment in quality improvement has been recognized through the award EQUIS delivered by the International accreditation organism EFMD and AACSB, USA.