Frequently Asked Questions

I'm looking for information on studying at the KU Leuven. Where can I find this ?

Most information can be found on the KU Leuven website.

How much does it cost to study in Leuven?

See website.

How much tuition do I have to pay?

For the academic year 2014-2015, the tuition fee for all Master of Science in Statistics students is 619,90 euro.

Is it possible to follow the programme spread over more years?

For EEA citizens, it is possible to follow the programme spread over more years.
1. The Master of Science in Statistics programme (120 credits) and QASS programme (60 ECTS) are also offered on a part-time basis. This means that in one academic year, a student has to take courses for a total amount between 25 and 35 credits.
2. If a student is only interested in obtaining a credit certificate for one or more courses, a credit contract is possible.

More information about these regulations can be found on:

What do the building codes mean?

200B: Instituut voor wiskunde, Celestijnenlaan 200B, Heverlee
200C: Kandidatuur Natuurkunde, Celestijnenlaan 200C, Heverlee
200N: Auditoria N, Celestijnenlaan 200N, Heverlee
200S: Seminarielokalen, Celestijnenlaan 200S, Heverlee

AV: Auditoria, Van Evenstraat 2, Leuven

C300: Instituut voor Mechanica, Celestijnenlaan 300, Heverlee
HOGC: Hogenheuvelcollege, Naamsestraat 73, Leuven
HOGM: Huis De Munter, Naamsestraat 69, Leuven
LUDI: Ludit, Willem de Croylaan 52A, Heverlee
MOLE: Auditorium Oude Molen, Kasteelpark Arenberg 50, Heverlee

MSI: Mgr. Sencie Instituut, Erasmusplein 2, Leuven

MTC1: Maria-Theresiacollege Sint-Michielsstraat 6, Leuven.

MTM: Metaalkunde en Toegepaste Materiaalkunde, Kasteelpark Arenberg 44, Heverlee
PSI: Psychologisch Instituut, Tiensestraat 102, Leuven
PW: Chemische Ingenieurstechnieken, De Croylaan 46, Heverlee
SW: Fac.Sociale Wetensch. - Parkstraat 45, Leuven
UZRC: UZ-Voor/zijbouw Torengebouw-C, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven
VHI: Van Den Heuvelinstituut, Dekenstraat 2, Leuven

Where can we find information on exam regulations?

The Master of Science in Statistics is following the general exam rules of the KU Leuven. These can be found here .

There are additional rules made by the Faculty of Science. These can be found using the following link:


For help about examinations, you can contact the Study Advisory Centre:

If you still have any problems or questions, you can contact the Ombusperson Eric Schmitt. Information about ombudspersons is available in Dutch: