FLE


The entrance test to establish your level of French is compulsory for all students who wish to register for the courses in French as a foreign language which are provided by ULB Langues. This test will allow our teachers to place you in groups according to your language level. For summer courses, the testing session is held in August while for first semester courses the testing session is held in September. For second semester courses, the testing session is held in February.
 

FIRST AND SECOND SEMESTER | 60HRS COURSE

The 60hrs courses are given during the first and second semesters (2h30/week) and count for 5 credits (only for levels A2 to C1; no credits for the beginner levels). To ask for a place, students must attend a mandatory test. This test will allow our teachers to place you in groups according to your language level.
 

Level test for the 1st Semester 2022-2023

  • For regular ULB students and Erasmus students
  • The test will be available ONLINE
  • Registration for the level test : 20th of June (9h00) to 5th of September (23h59) 2022
  • Registration for test: PENDING 
  • Dates and location of the next test: on the UV French courses page from the 12th (9h00) to the 13th of September (23h55) 2022
  • Dates of courses: From 19 September to 16 December 2022
  • Registration fee: FREE
  • If you do not have a ULBid, click HERE to create one. Once you have obtained your ULBid, don't forget to register for the level test HERE.
    > A proof of registration from the ULB will be requested
  • Credits: 5 credits for levels A2 to C1; no credits for beginner levels

Level test for 2nd Semester 2022-2023

  • For regular ULB students and Erasmus students
  • The test will be available ONLINE
  • Subscription to the test : 7th of November  (9h00) to 27th of January (23H59) 2023
  • Registration for the test: PENDING
  • Date and location of the next test: on the UV French courses page from 6th of February (9h00) to the 7th of February (23h55) 2023
  • Dates of courses: From 13 February to 19 May 2023
  • Registration fee: FREE
  • If you do not have a ULBid, click HERE to create one. Once you have obtained your ULBid, don't forget to register for the level test HERE.
    > A proof of registration from the ULB will be requested
  • Credits: 5 credits for levels A2 to C1; no credits for beginner levels

FIRST AND SECOND SEMESTER | 30HRS COURSE

The 30h courses are given during the first and second semester (3h/week) and count for 3 credits (only for level A2 to C1; no credits for the beginner levels). Your level will be determined by an mandatory test. To ask for a place, students must attend a mandatory test. This test will allow our teachers to place you in groups according to your language level.

Level test for the 1st Semester 2022-2023

  • For Erasmus students
  • Registration for the level test : NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
  • Date and location of the test : 23 September 2022, from 12:00 to 14:00, at the UA2.220 room on the Solbosch campus
  • Dates of courses: From 29 September 2022 to 14 December 2022
  • Credits: 3 credits for levels A2 to C1; no credits for beginner levels

Level test for the 2nd Semester 2022-2023

  • For Erasmus students
  • Registration for the level test : NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
  • Dates and location of the test :10 February 2023, from 12:00 to 14:00, at the LAMEERE room on the Solbosch campus
  • Dates of courses: From 14 February 2023 to 16 May 2023
  • Credits: 3 credits for levels A2 to C1; no credits for beginner levels


SUMMER CLASSES | 60HRS INTENSIVE COURSE


During summer, ULB Langues offers 60hrs intensive courses. They are intended for students from level A2 to C1. To ask for a place, students must attend a mandatory test. This test will allow our teachers to place you in groups according to your language level.

  • For regular ULB students and Erasmus students
  • The test will be available ONLINE
  • Subscription to the test : From 20th of June (9h00) to 3rd of August (23h59) 2022
  • Registration for the test: PENDING
  • Date and location of the next test:  10th of August 2022 (from 9h00 to 23h55) Online
  • Dates of courses: From 16 August to 5 September 2022
  • Credits: no credits
  • Fees : 75 € for level A2 to C1 (to be paid to the registration department after the results are obtained)
  • If you do not have a ULBid, click HERE to create one. Once you have obtained your ULBid, don't forget to register for the level test HERE.
    ​​​​​​​> A proof of registration from the ULB will be requested


FEES

  • 1st and 2nd semestres (60Hrs course and 30Hrs course): free
  • Summer classes: 75€ for levels from A2 to C1. Free for beginner levels.

FAQ

Are the courses online or in person?

Courses take place in person on the Solbosch Campus. 

Is the test compulsory to access the French courses?

Yes. The entrance test will allow our teachers to place you in groups according to your language level.

I don't have my ULB access yet, how do I register for the level test? 

If you do not have a ULBid, click HERE to create one

When and where will the test take place?

For 60Hrs Course: 

For the 1st Semester:

The test will take place online from 12 (9h00) to 13 September (23h55) 2022 on the UV page of the ULB Langues FLE courses.

For the 2nd Semester:
The test will take place online from February 6th (9h00) to February 7th (23h55) 2023 on the ULB Langues FLE courses UV page.

For 30Hrs course: 

It is not necessary to register in advance for the level tests of the 30H course (Erasmus). 

For the 1st Semester:
The test will take place on 23 September 2022, from 12:00 to 14:00, in the UA2.220 room on the Solbosch campus.

For the 2nd Semester: 
The test will take place on 10 February 2023, from 12:00 to 14:00, in the LAMEERE room on the Solbosch campus

When do the courses start?

For 60 Hrs course: 
 

1st Semester 

  • Courses A0/A1 will take place from 17 October to 14 December 2022 from 17h30 to 20h00
  • Course A2- will take place from 18 October to 15 December 2022 from 17h30 to 20h00
  • Courses from A2+ to C1 will take place from 19 September to 16 December 2022 (the schedule will be communicated after the level test)

2nd Semester

  • Courses A0/A1 will take place from 27 February to 28 April 2023 from 17h30 to 20h00
  • Course A2- will take place from 28 February to 2 May 2023 from 17h30 to 20h00
  • Courses from A2+ to C1 will be held from 15 February to 20 May 2023 (the schedule will be communicated after the level test)

30H COURSE (Only Erasmus students)

1st Semester

> Courses A0/A1 will take place from 17 October to 14 December 2022 from 17h30 to 20h00
> Course A2- will take place from 18 October to 15 December 2022 from 17h30 to 20h00
> Courses from A2+ to C1, from 29 September 2022 to 14 December 2022 (the schedule will be communicated after the level test)
 

2nd Semester

> Courses A0/A1 will take place from 27 February to 28 April 2023 from 17h30 to 20h00
> Course A2- will take place from 28 February to 2 May 2023 from 17h30 to 20h00
> Courses from A2+ to C1, from 14 February 2023 to 16 May 2023 (the schedule will be communicated after the level test)

What is the cost of the course?

 The 1st and 2nd semestres courses are free for regular ULB students and Erasmus students.

Am I eligible for the French courses? 

The French courses offered by ULB Langues are only for ULB and VUB students. 

Any questions?

Please contact us by mail at Langues.FLE@ulb.be