Doing an internship at UCLouvain

To do an internship at UCLouvain, you must be:

  • a secondary school student, or
  • a bachelor’s or master’s programme student, or
  • a workforce reintegration programme participant (Forem).*

*A PhD student, researcher, professor, administrator, etc., will intern at UCLouvain under another status, such as ‘visitor’.


First, find an internship supervisor. This can be a faculty, research, administrative or technical staff member.

Find an internship supervisor in a:

If the prospective internship supervisor accepts, he or she will draft an internship agreement that will be signed by UCLouvain, the intern’s home institution and the intern. The supervisor will also draft a risk assessment. The intern will take both of these documents to register at the Enrolment Office (fee: €66).