Saint-Louis University - Bruxelles

About us



The Institute for European Studies (IES) was created in 2007 within Université Saint-Louis - Bruxelles (USL-B). USL-B is one of the six Belgian universities of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation and specialises in the humanities and social sciences.



It is located in downtown Brussels, a multicultural city in the heart of Europe and the seat of European and international institutions, many interest groups, and a host of multinational companies and non-governmental organisations.


Since its founding, IES USL-B has quite naturally taken up its position as an institution with three missions, i.e.