Admission

hori2m  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

General and specific admission requirements for this program must be satisfied at the time of enrolling at the university.

In the event of the divergence between the different linguistic versions of the present conditions, the French version shall prevail.



Specific Admission Requirements

Specific Admission Requirements

Student must hold a first level university degree.

Provide proof of a sufficient level in French (B1 of the European Framework of Reference

Student must prove skills in the following subjects :
⇒ Ancient oriental culture and civilisation;
⇒ Ancient oriental history and society;
⇒ Ancient oriental language and literature;
⇒ Human sciences;
⇒ Modern languages and literature.

In the absence of sufficient training in one or several of these subjects, prerequisites will be added to the student's masters programme (maximum 15 credits).

If the total number of prerequisites exceeds 15 credits, access to the master is subject to the student passing an additional year, the programme of which is established based on the student's file.

Course equivalences are submitted for approval to the chairman of the jury, the secretary of the jury and the academic faculty secretary.

 

University Bachelors

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
UCLouvain Bachelors
Bachelor in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Oriental Studies Direct Access
Any other bachelorWith the Minor in Antiquity: Egypt, Eastern World, Greece, Rome and provided they have studied, in this minor, at least one of the Oriental languages (A and B) for two years and two courses on the civilisation in the same field. Direct Access With a maximum of 15 credits prerequisites integrated into the master's programme.

In some cases, the UCLouvain Enrolment Office, after reviewing their online enrolment or re-enrolment application, will ask the students concerned to provide an enrolment authorisation from the faculty/school.
Any other bachelorWith the Minor in Oriental Studies and provided they have studied, in this minor, at least one of the Oriental languages (A and B) for two years and two courses on the civilisation in the same field. Direct Access With a maximum of 15 credits prerequisites integrated into the master's programme.

In some cases, the UCLouvain Enrolment Office, after reviewing their online enrolment or re-enrolment application, will ask the students concerned to provide an enrolment authorisation from the faculty/school.
Any other bachelorWith the Minor in Arabic language and Islamic civilization Direct Access With a maximum of 15 credits prerequisites integrated into the master's programme.

In some cases, the UCLouvain Enrolment Office, after reviewing their online enrolment or re-enrolment application, will ask the students concerned to provide an enrolment authorisation from the faculty/school.
Any other bachelor Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal With a maximum of 60 crédits additional training integrated in the master's programme. See Additional requirements for admission .
Others Bachelors of the French speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelor in Modern Languages and Literatures: Oriental Languages
Bachelor in Modern Languages and Literatures : Arabic Languages
Direct Access
Other Bachelor Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed
Bachelors of the Dutch speaking Community of Belgium
Academische Bachelor in Oosterse talen en culturen Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed
Academische Bachelor in Taal- en religiostudies Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme
Other Bachelor Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed
Foreign Bachelors
Foreign Bachelor Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed

Non university Bachelors

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Holders of a 2nd cycle University degree

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
"Licenciés"
"Licencié" in Oriental Languages and Literatures Direct Access An exemption of a maximum volume of 60 credits can be granted
"Licencié" in Human Sciences Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed
Masters
Master [60] in Ancient Languages and Literatures : Oriental Studies Direct Access An exemption of a maximum volume of 60 credits can be granted
Master [120] in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Classics Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed
Other Master in human sciences Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed

Holders of a non-University 2nd cycle degree

Not relevant for this Master.

Adults taking up their university training

> See the website Valorisation des acquis de l'expérience

It is possible to gain admission to all masters courses via the validation of professional experience procedure.

Access on the file

Reminder : all Masters (apart from Advanced Masters) are also accessible on file.

Admission and Enrolment Procedures for general registration

Requests for additional information regarding admission should be addressed to Mme Fiorella Flamini, Study Adviser at the Faculty of Philosophy, Arts and Letters (conseiller.etudes-fial@uclouvain.be, tel. : +32 (0)10 47 48 57).   All requests for admission based on the student’s academic record (as well as category II and III bridging programmes) should be submitted to Mme Fiorella Flamini, Study Adviser at the Faculty of Philosophy, Arts and Letters (Collège Mercier, 14 bte L3.06.01, Place Cardinal Mercier B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, conseiller.etudes-fial@uclouvain.be, tel. : +32 (0)10 47 48 57). The application file should include a letter in support of the application, academic transcripts for every year in higher education, a copy of the qualification(s) gained and, where the student has had a professional career, a curriculum vitae.   International candidates should submit their request to the University Enrolment Office according to the procedure outlined at : https://uclouvain.be/inscription