Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Université de Mons (UMONS) and Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) offer a variety of training courses in Charleroi Métropole. For example, courses in humanities and social sciences, management, engineering, computer sciences, business studies, public health, biochemistry, biology, psychology and education, land management and urban development, etc. What’s more, these universities are constantly adding more courses.
A future university campus
The product of a partnership between ULB, UMONS, the Open University, Hainaut Province and the city of Charleroi, a new university campus will be stablished in the university building Zénobe Gramme, at the heart of Charleroi.
The higher education full-time and short courses provided in hautes écoles total more than 6,000 students in Charleroi Métropole and offer a variety of subjects, such as nursing, agricultural sciences, communication, human resources, law, electromechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, industrial sciences (engineering), social engineering, social transitions and innovations, foreign trade, accounting, property, buildings management, smart home technology, IT, business informatics, medical biology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry, teaching, social work…
Finding student accommodation
Student room, studio, apartment, room as a lodger… There are various types of student accommodation in Charleroi Métropole. Here are some websites to help you to find accommodation: student halls ‘La Vigie’, list of ‘kots’ and rooms in Charleroi Métropole (www.kotcharleroi.be/, www.student.be/en/student-rooms, www.kots.be/kots/ , www.ikoab.com/en/, www.student.be/fr/kots-a-louer, multi-generational accommodation)