Vzw UC Limburg (formerly KHLim) is a higher education institution in Flanders, collaborating under the name UC Leuven-Limburg with two other HEIs: vzw UC Leuven (formerly KHLeuven) and vzw UC Leuven Comenius Lerarenopleidingen (formerly Group T).
UC Leuven-Limburg is renowned for the high quality of its teaching, research and regional development. More than 30 professional bachelor, and lifelong learning study programmes are offered in various disciplines fields, with a focus on healthcare, social work, business & commerce, teacher education, science & technology. UC Leuven-Limburg’s strong commitment to research ensures state-of-the-art training programmes for its 15,000 students.
Priority domains of the institution are: regional development, blended learning (including development of MOOCs), lifelong learning strategies, internationalisation & research. The research policy is focused on market-driven applied research. Central to the UC Leuven-Limburg’s mission in the field of research is to develop innovative technology for companies, and to transfer new technology to the market. UC Leuven-Limburg also provides consultancy and continuing education for local industries, organisations and governments.
UC Leuven-Limburg is member of educational networks across the globe and strongly collaborates with local, regional and national policy-making bodies, resulting in a broad network of stakeholders.