Mons University (UMONS) is a francophone university in Belgium located in Mons, capital of the province of Hainaut, near the Franco-Belgian border.

The creation of the University of Mons, based on the association of the University of Mons-Hainaut and the Polytechnic Faculty of Mons, Mons consolidates the university center which, from the year 2009-2010, took place in the new university landscape of the French Community of Belgium and Wallonia-Brussels. UMONS becomes the main university of Hainaut, with locations in Mons and Charleroi and the University who heads the Hainuyer Pole dome bringing together all stakeholders in higher education in Hainaut.

UMONS includes 7 faculties and 3 schools that award the bachelor degree, master and doctor.