Université Libre de Bruxelles
Université Libre de Bruxelles

Continente: Europe

Country: Belgium

Address: Université Libre de Bruxelles, Avenue Franklin Roosevelt 50, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium

Web Site: www.ulb.ac.be



About Université Libre de Bruxelles:

The Université libre de Bruxelles(ULB) is a French-speaking private research university in Brussels, Belgium. It was established in 1834 by Belgian lawyer Pierre-Théodore Verhaegen, it is one of the most important Belgian universities. A major research center open to Europe and the world, it has about 24,200 students, 33% of whom come from abroad, and an equally cosmopolitan staff. The ULB comprises three main campuses: the Solbosch campus, on the territories of Brussels and Ixelles municipalities in the Brussels-Capital Region, the Plaine campus in Ixelles, and the Erasmus campus in Anderlecht, beside the Erasmus Hospital. The main and largest campus of the university is the Solbosch, which hosts the administration and general services of the university. It also includes most of the faculties of the humanities, the École polytechnique, the large library of social sciences, and among the museums of the ULB, the Museum of Zoology and Anthropology, the Allende exhibition room and the M. De Ghelderode Museum. The Plaine campus hosts the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Pharmacy. There are also the Experimentariums of physics and chemistry, the Museum of Medicinal Plants and Pharmacy and student housing. This site is served by the metro station: Delta. The Erasmus campus houses the Erasmus Hospital and the Pôle Santé, the Faculty of Medicine, the School of Public Health and the Faculty of Motor Sciences. There is also the School of Nursing (with the Haute école libre de Bruxelles - Ilya Prigogine), the Museum of Medicine and the Museum of Human Anatomy and Embryology. This site is served by the metro station: Erasmus. The university also has buildings and activities in the Brussels municipality of Auderghem, as well as outside Brussels, namely in Charleroi on the Aéropole Science Park and in Parentville, Treignes (fr) and Nivelles.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings - 224.0 183.0 215.0 207.0 204.0 325.0 339.0 254.0 254.0 252.0 246.0

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - 240 242 276 - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Life Sciences - 183 195 233 234 221 - - 269 254 259 276
Clinical Medicine - 172 149 154 156 157 213 182 178 172 174 164
Natural Sciences - 284 264 258 222 258 - - 242 238 247 241
Social Sciences - 229 189 191 261 - - - - - 351-400 301-350

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science - - - 201 186 198 - - - 294 301-350 351-400
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450
Environment / Ecology - - - - 253 284 - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - 248 211 243 - - 203 227 242 241
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mathematics - - - 187 176 204 - - - 277 269 250
Mechanical Engineering - - - 181 277 241 - - 283 - - 401-450
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 284 287 256 262 298 301-350 301-350
Physics - - - 210 162 184 - - 196 188 187 184
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 243 251 - - - - - 301-350