If you wish to practice the French language before the start of the semester, you can register for one of the intensive French courses organized by the Language Center of Louvain-la-Neuve (CLL).
These courses are subject to a fee, but a reduction is possible for international students admitted to a UCLouvain programmes (including exchange students).
The summer intensive French language programme will take place in Louvain-la-Neuve during the months of July, August and September 2019 on the following dates:
from 22/07 to 02/08
from 5/08 to 16/08
from 19/08 to 30/08
from 02/09 to 13/09
For more information please download the CLL brochure and consult the section "French4Study".
Training is also planned before the beginning of the second term (mid-January / beginning of February 2020). The precise dates are not yet fixed.