Economics School of Louvain

Louvain-La-Neuve

The School of Economics of Louvain is a joint venture of the School of Economics of the Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and the Department of Economics of the University of Namur (UNamur)

The assets of the ESL :

  • Teaching and Research Excellence. 29th in the Tilburg university top 100 worldwide economics schools research ranking. At European scale ESL ranks 7th and is the first Belgian economics department. The ESL belongs to the Excellence group in the 2009 German CHE Excellence ranking of the best departments in Europe for future.
  • Strong international experience: ESL has developed a network of partner universities for exchange students and double/joint degrees. ESL has entered in Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate and Atlantis EU programmes and offers internship placement worldwide; 
  • Internationally renowned Professors; 
  • A high level research carried out in internationally reputed research centres (CORE,CREDETESIRES); 
  • A multi-cultural environment. 

Upcomming events

ESL Graduation Ceremony 2017

SAVE the DATE The ESL Graduation will occur in Namur on December 1st at 18.00...
Workshop & recruitment

NERA Economic Consulting

Presentation of a practical case illustrating their activities Description of the profiles NERA CONSULTING is looking for and the recruitment's process Drink...

What's New?

L' ESL classée 39 ème dans le classement Repec

RePEc, un dépôt de document thématique spécialisé en économie, a établi une classement des institutions sur base de la production scientifique de ses membres. Le classement, reprend le top...

Economics School of Louvain = Un tremplin vers l'emploi!

Nous avons mené une enquête auprès des diplômés 2016 de l'Economics School of Louvain (ESL; UCL & UNamur). Il en ressort 4 résultats majeurs: 1) En mars 2017, 87% de la promotion 2016...

UCL in top 5 Universities for Economists to Work for

According to Inomics Hanbook 2017, UCLouvain ranked 4th in the top universities for economists to work for ! Top 3 includes prestigious universities such as Princeton, Harvard and MIT. In 4th...