Bienvenue au Centre Placet, foyer international pour étudiant.e.s UCLouvain des pays partenaires de la Coopération belge au développement
Suite aux nouvelles mesures sanitaires décrétées par le gouvernement fédéral belge et l'UCLouvain contre le COVID-19, nos activités sont adaptées au sein du foyer. A partir du lundi 19 octobre 2020, la location de la grande salle est momentanément suspendue. L’équipe partagera son temps entre le télétravail et le présentiel et ne recevra plus personne sans rendez-vous . Merci de votre compréhension et prenez soin de vous 😘

Following the new sanitary measures that were decreed by the Belgian federal government and UCLouvain against COVID-19, our activities are adapted within the Centre. From Monday 19 October 2020, the rental of the main hall is temporarily suspended. The members of the staff team will divide its time between teleworking and face-to-face work and will no longer receive anyone without an appointment. Thank you for your understanding and take care of yourself 😘

- Coming from a developing country included in the list below.
- Study at UCLouvain.
- Preferably being a scholarship holder.
- Preferably coming for a long stay (one year)
- Participate in activities and engage in the life of the association.

Centre Placet, a non-profit association, receives subsidies from the Belgian Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs for the accommodation of students from the 14 Southern countries who are partners in government cooperation (list of partner countries). But also for students from 17 other countries (countries where Belgian CSOs and institutional actors can develop activities related to Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs 's priority themes).

Partner country list

Supplementary list

1. Benin
2. Burkina Faso
3. Burundi
4. Democratic Republic of the Congo
5. Guinea
6. Mali
7. Morocco
8. Mozambique
9. Niger
10. Uganda
11. Palestinian Territory
12. Rwanda
13. Senegal
14. Tanzania


15. South Africa
16. Bolivia
17. Cambodia
18. Cameroon
19. Cuba
20. Ecuador
21. Ethiopia
22. Guatemala
23. Haiti
24. Indonesia
25. Kenya
26. Madagascar
27. Nicaragua
28. Peru
29. Philippines
30. Vietnam
31. Zimbabwe

Our advantages

The Centre Placet, house for international students, has capitalized on a long experience in the accommodation of UCLouvain University students from Southern countries.

It offers accommodation adapted to the specific needs of international students. The supply of quality housing is accompanied by support for the installation and adaptation to the new context of life.
Indeed, Centre Placet, thanks to an experienced team, provides useful points of reference for orienting and anchoring in the social and academic area in Louvain-la-Neuve.

Our objective: to promote the success of the studies of our residents in the best material, social and psychological conditions.
Our hosting offer is resolutely user-friendly, personalized and adapted to multicultural people.

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Notre actualité
Place de l'Hocaille, 1
B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
Tél : +32 (0)10/47 46 92
Rue des Sports, 2
B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
Tél : +32 (0)10/47 46 92
Grande salle du Placet
Rue des Sports, 6 (à côté des bureaux)
B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
Tél : +32 (0)10/47 91 99