• 6 MA Degree programmes for international students taught in English
  • 16 Degree programmes for exchange students taught in Dutch
  • Apply as an exchange student
  • Apply as a degree student
  • Tuition fees and scholarships
  • Optimize your programme
  • Visa
  • Language preparation
  • Insurances
  • Useful links


Information about the application procedure for incoming exchange students.

Information about the application procedure and necessary requirements for Bachelor degree seeking students.

Information about the application procedure and necessary requirements for Master degree seeking students.


Information about the tuition fees, additional costs and the application for the Master Mind Scholarship for EEA- students and non-EEA students.


Optimize your programme

If you have already obtained credits or a higher education diploma, you may be eligible for exemptions for similar course units within LUCA.

Student with a job, student - top athlete, student with a disability, student - entrepreneur, high - level art practitioner, student - caregiver.

Information about the necessity and the usage of a blocked account.

Information about the so-called 'learning account', a virtual backpack with credits.

About LUCA School of Arts

LUCA School of Arts is the only university college in Flanders exclusively dedicated to art and design, making it unique in the region. The art school combines the strengths and expertise of five renowned Flemish higher education institutions for art and design, spread across Brussels, Genk, Ghent and Leuven. Most of the programmes are in taught in Dutch, but LUCA offers four full-English MA programmes on its campuses in Brussels and Leuven.

Need help?

Questions about ECTS, admission, tuition fee or the academic calendar? 

The ombudsperson mediates between the student involved, the teacher and the policy authorities in relation to educational provision. In connection with exams, an ombuds acts as an intermediary between examiners and students. The ombuds fulfills the mediation role in full independence.

Contact details of the International Office.

For students LUCA School of Arts and KU Leuven Faculty of Architecture. The confidential advisor offers you a sympathetic ear if you come into contact with violence, harassment, sexual harassment and / or discrimination ... and together with you the confidential advisors examines the options for dealing with the situation. Feel free to talk to the confidential advisor. The advisor is bound by a duty of professional confidentiality.

Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE)

Find here the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE).


ECTS in Flanders

Information about our credit system. ECTS = European Credit Transfer System.

Studying in Flanders

Information about the educational system in Flanders and how its structured.