Université de Mons



  Mons, Belgium

According to the UMONS’s website, The University of Mons is a French-speaking university in the province of Hainaut, Belgium, near the French-Belgian border. It is approximately 50 kilometers from Brussels, the capital of Europe.

UMONS is ideally located in the city of Mons about an hour and a half train ride from Brussels. The buildings of the university are spread out in the historical heart of the city, forming a real urban campus. UMONS has an estimated 7,000 students. Students may study the French language. Business classes are taught in French or in English. The location of Mons is ideal for travel to Brussels, London, and Paris by train.

 Semester Schedule 

Fall: September-December or January
Spring:  February-June

Course Offerings

Typically students take the equivalent of 12 to 15 credit hours abroad. Check with our office for more information about your specific options.

Primary Language of Instruction: French
French as a Second Language Courses Available

Students are able to take classes in the English language. Courses available in English in the following programs:

Check the partner school’s website for additional offerings.

 Assisting UCA Professor

Contact this professor for more information on courses and credits.

Dr. Phillip Bailey, Professor, French

Dr. Phillip Bailey

McCastlain 109D

phillipb@uca.edu • (501) 450-3262


Students should check with Financial Aid Office and the Study Abroad Office for more information regarding the budget.

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