ILC, an Institute within UCLouvain

Louvain-La-Neuve, Mons

The Language and Communication Institute is one of the UCL's 21 research institutes. It is one of the ten institutes that fall within the Social Sciences and Humanities sector.

The ICL is made up of the following entities:

  •  two research clusters: PLIN and PCOM (corresponding to the RECOM research centre)
  •  two technology platforms: CENTAL and MIIL
  •  two research centres: VALIBEL and CECL
  •  five research groups: GIRCAM, GReMS, LASCO, ORM and TeAMM

For a better understanding of the university’s various bodies (e.g. faculty, sector, centre), it is helpful to have a general overview of its structure, which is based on three levels:

First level: sectors

Second level: research institutes

Third level: research clusters, centres and groups