Admission

ling2m  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.

Courses are available to students in several languages (French, English, Dutch, Spanish and Italian). For each language selected, students must prove they have attained Level B2+ of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Student must have followed training including at least 30 credits in linguistics and/or 'sciences du langage', including the following 2 courses (or their equivalent) : LFIAL1530 'Introduction aux sciences du langage' (4 credits) and LFIAL1560 'Linguistique générale' (3 credits).

Student must demonstrate :

⇒ sufficient skills in the French language, of both a written and oral nature;
⇒ the capacity to develop an argument on the language heard as a general sign and not just a linguistic sign;
⇒ an understanding of the way language works internally (basic units and structures, contemporary theories) and externally (relationship with other disciplines).
If student does not have sufficient training in one or several of these subjects, prerequisites will be added to the masters programme (maximum 15 credits).

The 30 credits of the Minor in Linguistics [30.0] satisfy these requriements.

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
All BachelorWith the Minor in Linguistics Direct Access 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.
Bachelor in Modern Languages and Literatures : General
Bachelor in Modern Languages and Literatures: German, Dutch and English
Bachelor in Ancient and Modern Languages and Literatures
Bachelor in French and Romance Languages and Literatures : General
Direct Access
Other Bachelor Access with additional training Additional requirements for admission
Others Bachelors of the French speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelor in Modern Languages and Literatures
Bachelor in French and Romance Languages and Literatures
Direct Access
Bachelor in Ancient Languages and Literatures Access with additional training Additional requirements for admission
Bachelors of the Dutch speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelor in de taal- en letterkunde Direct Access
Foreign Bachelors
Foreign Bachelor in Arts and LettersStudent must have followed training including at least 30 credits in linguistics and/or "sciences du langage" Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed or a Additional requirements for admission

Non university Bachelors

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Diploma Access Remarks
BA - AESI orientation Français et français langue étrangère - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA - AESI orientation Français et morale - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA - AESI orientation Français et religion - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA - AESI orientation Langues germaniques - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA - assistant(e) en psychologie - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
BA en logopédie - HE - crédits supplémentaires entre 45 et 60
Les enseignements supplémentaires éventuels peuvent être consultés dans le module complémentaire. Type court

Holders of a 2nd cycle University degree

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
"Licenciés"
Holder of a "Licence" in "langues et littératures germaniques"
Holder of a "Licence" in "langues et littératures romanes'"
Holder of a "Licence" in "langues et littératures classiques"
Holder of a "Licence" in "langues et littératures orientales"
Direct Access
Holder of a "Licence" in "informatique'"
Ingénieur civil informaticien
Direct Access Direct access uniquely to the professional focus in natural language processing
Masters
Master [60] in French and Romance Languages and Literatures : General
Master [120] in French and Romance Languages and Literatures : General
Master [60] in Modern Languages and Literatures : General
Master [120] in Modern Languages and Literatures : General
Master [60] in Modern Languages and Literatures : German, Dutch and English
Master [120] in Modern Languages and Literatures : German, Dutch and English
Master [60] in Ancient and Modern Languages and Literatures
Master [120] in Ancient and Modern Languages and Literatures
Direct Access If students have, moreover, taken 25 credits in linguistics in their optional courses, they have direct access to the second year of the master
Master [60] in Ancient Languages and Literatures : Classics
Master [120] in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Classics
Master [60] in Ancient Languages and Literatures : Oriental Studies
Master [120] in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Oriental Studies
Based on application: accepted, conditional on further training, or refusal Additional training to be determined depending on the programme followed
Master : ingénieur civil en informatique
Master en sciences informatiques
Direct Access Direct access uniquely to the professional focus in natural language processing

Holders of a non-University 2nd cycle degree

Adults taking up their university training

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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