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					                     University of Mons
                     An ambition for excellence
                     through international cooperation


Université de Mons                                   1
                     Belgium at the Heart of Europe
                                      10,6 millions people
                                      3 regions: Brussels,
                                       Flanders, Wallonia
                                      3 languages: Dutch,
                                       French, German
                                      Brussels EU capital
                                      European hub for
                                       transport and logistics
                                      25 daily trains to Paris,
                                       10 to London, ...
                                      3 airports in Wallonia
                                      2300 international
                                       companies
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                     UMONS at the heart of the city
                      Mons is the main administrative and legal
                       centre of the Province of Hainaut (1.3 million
                       people)




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                     UMONS at the heart of the city
                      Mons is a rich historical centre and has a strong
                       taste for culture: the City has been elected as
                       European Capital of Culture in 2015.




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       Pôle Hainuyer, an Association of
        6 Higher Education Institutions
Mons is a centre for education, with 5500 students at the University
of Mons and 16500 at the “Pôle Hainuyer”, an association which
federates Higher Education Institutions, Art Colleges, and UMONS.

                                          200 different trainings
                                   Agronomy,
                                   Visual, Plastic and Performing Arts,
                                   Law,
                                   Business and management
                                   Languages, translation and interpretation
                                   Medicine et paramedicine
                                   Education and Learning sciences
Province of Hainaut
                                   Applied sciences, sciences, technology
  1 300 000 inhabitants            Social and Behavioural Sciences
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                     UMONS:
                     7 faculties - 3 institutes
                      Faculty of Science
                      Faculty of Engineering
                      Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy
                      Warocqué School of Business and Economics
                      Faculty of Psychology and Education
                      Faculty of Translation and Interpretation
                       School of International Interpreters
                      Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning
                      Institute of Legal Studies
                      Institute of Human and Social Sciences
                      Institute of Language Sciences


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                     Faculty of Science



Understanding
                     Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
 the Universe        Master's Degree (2 years)
                 Mathematics
                 Physics
  Preparing for  Computer science
     the future  Chemistry
                 Biology
                     Students may choose between
                           - research focus
                           - professional focus
                           - teaching focus
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                     Faculty of Engineering



    Developing
                     Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
skills to design  Entrance examination in mathematics
      the future  Specialisation (from 1st year for architecture, from
                   3rd year for other fields)

                     Master’s Degree (2 years)
                      Mining and geological engineering
                      Chemical engineering and materials science
                      Mechanical engineering
                      Electrical engineering
                      Computer science & management
                      Architecture
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                     Faculty of Engineering



    Developing
                     Master’s Degree (2 years)
skills to design  Oriented towards research and development
      the future activities (problem solving)
                  Commitment to applied research
                   through strong collaboration with industry
                  Broad spectrum of specialised courses
                  Integrated in the Top Industrial Managers for
                   Europe network: double degrees



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                     Faculty of Engineering



    Developing
                     Masters in English (1 year)
skills to design  Telemedia: telecommunications and multimedia
      the future  Materials science
                  Biosys: biosystems engineering

                     The graduates from these Masters have
                     privileged access to PhD programmes (specific
                     grants)




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                     Faculty of Medicine and
                     Pharmacy


  Humanistic and     Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
         rigorous
   education for
                      Medicine
           health     Pharmacy
    professionals     Biomedical sciences

                     Master’s Degree (2 years)
                      Biomedical sciences




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                     Warocqué School of
                     Business and Economics



   At the heart      Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
   of the great       Management
     economic
                      Economics and business management
    challenges
                      Business engineering
                     Master’s Degree (2 years)
                      Management
                      Business engineering
                      Economics, political and social sciences
                        Open to Bachelor students in: social sciences, law, management

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                     Faculty of Psychology and
                     Education



 Understanding       Bachelor in Psychology and Education (3
the individual’s      years)
    complexity,       General courses
      diversity,      Speech and language therapy
       richness
                     Master’s Degree (2 years)
                      Psychology
                      Education



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                     Faculty of Translation and
                     Interpretation
                     School of International Interpreters

  Translating -      Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
   interpreting       Translation and interpretation
     proficiency
    in all fields,
           at the
                     Master’s Degree (2 years )
  highest level       Translation
                      Conference interpretation
                      Doctoral training




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                     Faculty of Translation and
                     Interpretation
                     School of International Interpreters
                     Base language: French
  Translating -
   interpreting        B-languages           C-languages
     proficiency        Danish               Arabic
    in all fields,                            Chinese
                        Dutch
           at the                             Greek
                        English              Hungarian
  highest level
                        German               Japanese
                        Italian              Norwegian
                        Russian              Polish
                                              Portuguese
                        Spanish
                                              Swedish

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                 Faculty of Architecture and
                 Urban Planning


The workshop:
                 Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
                  Architecture
 the place for   Master’s Degree (2 years)
   reflection,    Architecture
creativity and
    synthesis     Design of sustainable buildings and public facilities
                  Design new forms of living
                  Develop strategies for territorial development issues of our
                   society
                  Develop town planning responding to the acceleration of
                   urban changes
                     Institute of Legal Studies



  Studying law       Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
      in Mons,
  now possible
                     Collaboration between the Université Libre de
                       Bruxelles (ULB) and the University of Mons


                     Mons is one of the five major courts of justice in
                     Belgium with Brussels, Antwerp, Gent and Liège.



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                      Institute of Human and Social
                      Sciences

        Versatility   Bachelor’s Degree (3 years)
               and
interdisciplinarity
                      Options
                       Information and communication
                       Political and social sciences
                       Psychology and education
                       Management




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                     Institute of Language Sciences



     Facing the
                     Advanced Master in Language Sciences
  globalisation  Professionalising tracks
     of human      Conference interpreting
                   Language didactics
       contacts
                        Multilingual negociation
                        Audiovisual translation, subtitling/dubbing

                      Research tracks
                        Language didactics
                        Language and cognition
                        Speech sciences
                        Translatology

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                             Course Programme
                      Unique training in the French-speaking
                       community of Belgium
                      Full description (in English and French languages)
                       of each course
                      Web link




Université de Mons                                                          20
                             Course Programme
                      Unique training in the French-speaking
                       community of Belgium
                      Full description (in English and French languages)
                       of each course
                      Web link




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                     Master in Biochemistry and
                     Molecular and Cell Biology
                     Master's Degree (2 years)
                      Specific orientation in molecular physiopathology
                      Partnership between ULB and UMONS
                      Organised in Charleroi (BioPark)
                      Partially in French, partially in English




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                       Advanced Master in Total
                        Quality Management
                     Master 60 credits spread over 2 years
                      Unique training in the French-speaking
                       community of Belgium
                      Organised since 1989 by the Faculty of
                       Engineering
                      Partnership between ULB and UMONS
                      In the buildings of UMONS in Charleroi




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                     Why UMONS?
                      UMONS is in the heart of a friendly historical city
                       with a human-size environment, offering a wide
                       offer of cultural events

                      UMONS is conveniently located between Brussels
                       and Paris and has links to all transportation
                       networks (airports, railways, motorways, …)

                      UMONS is widely recognised for the quality of its
                       teaching

                      UMONS has research centres for information
                       technology, materials, languages, …
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                     International Relations



Opening doors
                     Student and staff mobility programmes
  to the world Existing conventions:




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                     International Relations



Opening doors
                     Researchers and PhD students mobility
  to the world       programmes
                      EURAXESS Service Centre located at UMONS: provision of
                       updated information and personalised assistance
                       http://www.euraxess.be

                      UMONS has been awarded the “HR Excellence in Research”
                       label




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                     International Relations



Opening doors
                     Partnerships in cooperation and
  to the world       development programmes
                      Projects in collaboration with other French-speaking Belgian
                       Universities in Bénin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi,
                       Cambodia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Haïti,
                       Madagascar, Morocco, Tunisia, Vietnam




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                     International Relations


 Opening doors
                Contacts
   to the world

                     Mrs. Géraldine Berger
                     Head of International Office
                     geraldine.berger@umons.ac.be
                     + 32 65 373725

                     Prof. Pierre Dehombreux
                     Vice-Rector for International Relations
                     pierre.dehombreux@umons.ac.be
                     + 32 476 299131
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               Contacts          http://www.umons.ac.be



Main address
 Place du Parc, 20 à B-7000 Mons (Belgique)

Prof. Calogero Conti,
Rector
+ 32 65 37 3001 rectorat@umons.ac.be

Mr. Valéry Saintghislain,
Communication & Public Relations
+32 65 37 3014 info@umons.ac.be
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