KU Leuven

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Dutch-speaking university in Leuven, Flanders, Belgium

About KU Leuven

According to Wikipedia, The KU Leuven is a Catholic research university in the city of Leuven, Belgium. It conducts teaching, research, and services in computer science, engineering, natural sciences, theology, humanities, medicine, law, canon law, business, and social sciences.

What Is KU Leuven Known For?

KU Leuven is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

KU Leuven's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are KU Leuven's Most Influential Alumni?

KU Leuven's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Religious Studies, and Chemistry. Here are some of KU Leuven's most famous alumni:

Koenraad Elst
Koenraad Elst
A Belgian author.
Pieter Abbeel
Pieter Abbeel
A Machine learning researcher at Berkeley.
Koen Lenaerts
A Belgian judge, professor. President of the European Court of Justice.
Bart De Wever
A Mayor of Antwerp and president of N-VA.
Paul De Grauwe
A Belgian economist.
Godfried Danneels
Godfried Danneels
A Belgian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church .
Wallace Loh
Wallace Loh
An American academic administrator.
Marc Van Ranst
A Virologist.
Vincent Rijmen
Vincent Rijmen
A Belgian cryptographer.
Jan Vanthienen
A Belgian computer scientist.
Joan Daemen
A Belgian cryptologist.
Peter Carmeliet
A Physician, professor.