Leuven, capital of the province of Flemish Nrabant in Belgium, is home to one of Europe’s oldest universities (the Catholic University of Leuven, KU Leuven), founded in 1425. It is also Belgium’s reigning brewing capital, as it is the headquarters of Inbev, the largest brewer in the world, famous for Stella Artois beers. Leuven is a great place to explore; any spot can be easily reached on foot or by bicycle.
Leuven is a pleasant, safe and bustling student town, where centuries-rich history meets cutting-edge science. The city of Leuven is located in the Dutch-speaking northern part of Belgium, approximately 25 kilometers east of Brussels.