Research in the Institute of Romance Studies KUL is concentrated on three  general groups of problems : theory of literature, linguistics, language acquistion and didactics.


Department of Language Acquisition and Didactics

Department of Romance Linguistics

Department of Romance Culture and Literature


Our Institute offers an interesting and intense programme of studies as well as high quality of employees including lectors  from France, Spain and Italy.
The students have the possibility to obtain  the pedagogical specialization during the studies, authorizing to teaching at school and / or the French of economy and finances specialization as well as spanish and italian specialization.

We should also mention about the inclusion of IRS to European programmes Erasmus and Comenius which intensified the scientific exchange both scientific and didactic workers and students with the foreign scientific centres in Belgium, Spain, France and Italy.