Master of Science in Engineering Sciences; Master of Science in Social and Military Sciences. The Royal Military Academy French.
Koninklijke Militaire School is the military university. The institution is responsible for the education of the officers of the four components of the Belgian defence (Army, Air Force, Navy, Medical) and is located in Brussels. In a building constructed by the architects Henri Maquet. The courses are given in French.
The Academy comprises of two faculties. The Faculty of Applied Sciences (Polytechnique, X): Master of science. In engineering sciences; comparable to the French École polytechnique.
(also nicknamed "X" and founded by one of its ex-students, Jean Chapelié). The Faculty of Social and Military Sciences S. : Master in Social and Military Sciences.
The Royal Higher Institute for Defence. Defence College, previously War College. Admission to the University is only possible through public exams. First, candidates have to pass military test common to all Belgian military.Categories (Medical, Endurance and physical tests, and a psychologic evaluation). After passing these, applying students have to compete with each other in public exams. These consist of mathematics and French & Dutch written language tests. The University can only accommodate a certain number of students each year (rough estimate: 150/year) (strongly influenced by the need for officers of the Belgian military). Applying students have to compete with each other for these limited places.
Since 2003, the Academy made some changes to its faculties to conform with the Bologna Process. Both degrees are now taught within a 5-year span. After the first three years, students receive a Bachelor Degree. Can be attained in succeeding the following 2 years. But in contrast to the common Bologna implementation, flexibility in attaining the degrees isn't greatly augmented.
Student can only fail for one year within all five. Student cannot take courses with them to the next year, they have to pass the re-exams. Before 2003 most courses were fixed, however, students had a limited choice between optional courses. A lot of flexibility regarding course choices was added by implementing course modules.
Students can opt for certain modules which each hold specific and related courses. Communication & Information Systems module Telecom. The choice of course module is not always free, but is related with the chosen military speciality of the student Infantry, Logistics, Transmission, Air traffic control, Artillery, Naval Forces.. The majority of the courses remains fixed in the Bachelor years.In the Masters years, the student follow more modules than fixed courses. Soldiers at the Royal Military Academy on parade on Belgian National Day. The grand majority of the students have the Belgian nationality, but cooperation with other countries has opened up the University to other nationalities. A lot of Luxemburgish officers. Receive their education in the University and have a long history in it.
More recently the University received military students from Canada. The Democratic Republic of the Congo. Thanks to military cooperation, training and development programs.However, these student often belong to the social elite of their home country. The foreign students have, in contrast to the Belgian students, no obligation to follow the Flemish. The tradition of the royal princes to study at the academy is continuous.
Prince Philippe, King of Belgians. Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Brabant. To begin in August 2020.
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