Study Programs



  • become an expert economist, policy advisor or consultant with strong quantitative skills?
  • learn the latest elements of economic theory, macroeconomics or econometrics?
  • solve actual challenges such as: choosing the best fiscal or monetary policy, designing labour or development policies, fostering competition on e-platforms, or advising corporations?

Then, you should attend the ESL’s STUDY PROGRAMS in ECONOMICS.

They have been designed to equip you with the main tools required to understand the rapidly changing, complex and uncertain modern world economy; whether you intend to work in government, central banking, international organisations or private sector firms.

Why choosing the ESL?


Teaching and Research

  • The department today is a vibrant collection of professors, researchers and students.
  • A dense research environmentIt hosts a research community of 100 people affiliated to world-class research centers: CORE, IRES, ETES, CRED.

An international dimension


The Economics School of Louvain offers a comprehensive training in economics

  • starting with a Bachelor in Economics and Management (in French) or a bachelor in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (bilingual)
  • followed by Master programs : Research, Professional or Teaching focus  
  • to a renown Ph.D. program

ESL Master Programs

ESL Master Programs