ECPR Summer School in Methods & Techniques 2019 at CEU Budapest


Venue and location

The 2019 Joint Sessions of Workshops takes place at the Catholic University of Louvain in Mons.

Campus UCL Mons - HELHa
151 chaussée de Binche
7000 Mons - BE

Please see the campus map which indicates the buildings being used for the Joint Sessions of Workshops.

How to get there

Nearest train station
Mons railway station is accessible from all Belgian and European towns. More information at or download the SNCB app.

Nearest airport
The closest airport to Mons is Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL), but most flights arrive into Brussels Airport (BRU). You can also travel into Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG).

Bus routes
The UCL Mons campus is 2km from the city centre. Buses link the campus to the city centre and the railway station.

TEC (Walloon Regional Transport Company) operates a special shuttle bus to the campus from Mons train station, along with three regular lines to campus:

  • 22 Mons-Binche
  • 18 Mons-St Denis
  • 82 Mons-Trazegnies

Buses leaving the campus stop on request at Bascule; simply alert the driver.

On lines 13 and 82, the stop nearest campus is Mons chemin d'Obourg

The quickest line is line 22 or the special Bus Helha/UCL.

Lines 34 and 134 will also take you direct to Mons train station.

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ECPR has secured preferential hotel rates for Joint Sessions participants.

Hotel Dream, located in a former chapel in the city centre, offers modern guest rooms, à la carte dining, a bistro and a bar, as well as free private parking with valet, subject to availability. 

Download the Reservation Form and include discount code "ECPR APRIL".  Booking forms should be returned to:

We take care to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date. However, ECPR cannot accept responsibility for mistakes or omissions. All bookings are on the terms made directly by the user with the third party.





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