Access Requirements

Master course admission requirements are defined by the French Community of Belgium Decree of 7 November 2013 defining the hiher education landscape and the academic organisation of courses.

General and specific admission requirements for this programme 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 access requirements

This programme is taught in English with no prerequisite in French. The student is suppossed to have at least a B2 level in the European Framework of Reference. A certificate is required for the holders of a non-Belgian degree, see selection criteria of the access on the file.

University Bachelors

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
UCLouvain Bachelors
Bachelor in Engineering Direct access Students who have neither major nor minor in the field of their civil engineering Master's degree may have an adapted master programme.
Others Bachelors of the French speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelor in Engineering Direct access Students with a Bachelor's degree in engineering sciences who have not taken the equivalent of a minor in the field of their civil engineering master degree may have an adapted master programme.
Bachelors of the Dutch speaking Community of Belgium
Bachelor in engineering Access with additional training Students who have no specialisation in the field of their civil enginering master degree may have an adapted master programme with up to 60 additional credits.
Foreign Bachelors
Bachelor in engineeringBachelors degree of Cluster Institution Direct access Students with a Bachelor’s degree in engineering sciences who have not taken the equivalent of a minor in the field of their civil enginering master degree may have an adapted master programme.
Bachelor in EngineeringFor others institutions Access based on application See personalized access

Non university Bachelors

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Holders of a 2nd cycle University degree

Diploma Special Requirements Access Remarks
"Licenciés"
 
Masters
Master in Engineering Direct access

Holders of a non-University 2nd cycle degree

Access based on validation of professional experience

> It is possible, under certain conditions, to use one's personal and professional experience to enter a university course without having the required qualifications. However, validation of prior experience does not automatically apply to all courses. Find out more about Validation of priori experience.

Access based on application

Admission on the basis of a submitted dossier may be granted either directly or on the condition of completing additional coursework of a maximum of 60 ECTS credits, or refused.

The first step of the admission procedure requires to submit an application online: https://uclouvain.be/en/study/inscriptions/futurs-etudiants.html

Selection criteria are summarized here (epl-admission@uclouvain.be).

Admission and Enrolment Procedures for general registration

Unconditional admission to a Master’s degree in Applied mathematics engineering is afforded  to bachelors in engineering, with a major or minor in applied mathematics.
Admission to this Master’s via a customized curriculum is also  afforded to bachelors of science (in particular mathematics and physics), bachelors in bioengineering, as well as bachelors in engineering with no major nor minor in applied mathematics, under the following conditions.
A student with no major nor minor in applied mathematics, nor a curriculum deemed equivalent,  shall submit a résumé to the Applied mathematics diploma committee, who will propose a customized  Master’s curriculum (drawing on the volume of elective courses, without any additional credits). The procedure mentioned in note 1 of the conditions of admission applies.
A student who is not a bachelor in engineering, shall  submit a résumé  to the Faculty of Applied sciences. If this application is accepted, the Faculty will propose a customized  Master’s curriculum (15 additional credits and possibility part of the volume of elective courses, or else an additional year of studies). The procedure mentioned in note 2 of the conditions of admission applies.
In some cases, a student might have to follow both above-mentioned procedures (when not a bachelor in engineering and with no minor in applied mathematics).  The procedures mentioned in notes 1 and 2 of the conditions of admission then apply.