Welcome to Liège ! Every year, the University of Liège welcomes many foreign researchers. Fostering mobility, the Euraxess center offers a range of services to help the researchers wishing to join the ULiège or to organize a stay abroad. Come and meet us
Euraxess Mobility Centre
Official information at the University of Liège : the page is regularly updated according to the evolution of the situation.
The Immigration Office points out that a third-country national who is prevented from leaving Belgium for reasons of force majeure (quarantine, flight cancellation, border closure, etc.) may request authorisation to extend his/her stay. Please visit the following official webpage from Office des étrangers to find the instructions about the administrative procedure :
If you are an international researcher confined in Belgium and need to talk to someone, see our Contacts webpage and do not forget that the Euraxess Service centre officer is available to help you solving practical issues related to your mobility : email@example.com
ince 2006, Liège has been involved in the pan-European Euraxess - Researchers in motion initiative to provide a free service to mobility researchers to help them plan and organise their stay abroad and develop their careers. Being part of the 500 international Euraxess centers network located in 40 countries and the Belgian network of Euraxess Centres, the Euraxess Center of ULiège offers a personalised and professional welcome. Remember to make an appointment.
It is aimed both at researchers arriving at ULiège (IN mobility), at researchers from Liège who wish to temporarily carry out their research abroad (OUT mobility), as well as at academic and scientific staff members. ULiège wishing to host a foreign researcher.
The EURAXESS Belgium website also contains a lot of useful information about the daily life and status of researchers in Belgium and Wallonia.
A welcome guide for international researchers will give them practical information on the existence of various services they may need during their stay:
Research stay for visiting researchers
This status is intended for visiting researchers, post-docs or young graduates wishing to stay in our institution.
It is usually granted at the request of a ULiège referent for a foreign researcher.
A Vademecum was designed to clarify and formalize the procedures for hosting professors, researchers or foreign students in practical training, specialization internship or research stay at the University of Liège.
PhD students from a foreign university will find specific information on the Foreign PhD candidates and interns page.