University College Ghent offers students an international learning environment with a wide variety of higher education level studies.

University College Ghent is a modern urban university college conveniently located throughout the city of Ghent. There are also campuses in the neighbouring cities of Aalst and Melle. 

Student facilities

Student facilities include libraries, concert halls, learning centres, research and study centres, a 3,000 m² sports centre and much more. Additionally, University College Ghent offers its students a complete range of student services, from housing and catering to student jobs, cultural events and medical assistance. 

International learning environment

University College Ghent offers students an international learning environment with a wide variety of higher education level studies. It cooperates with numerous European colleagues and institutions, but is also heavily involved in initiatives and projects in developing countries. This international cooperation is carried out in the fields of student and teacher mobility, as well as in curriculum development and  research.

Education

University College Ghent consist of three faculties (Education, Health and Social Work, Science and Technology and Business and Information Management) and one School of Arts.

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International exchange students

You can only study at University College Ghent as an exchange student if your home institution has a formal bilateral agreement with University College Ghent.

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Questions? Contact the International Relations Office or the Faculty International Relations Offices or call +32 (0)9 243 34 80.

International degree students

You want to register for a course at University College Ghent based on a foreign degree? In that case, you will need to obtain admission via the Education Office first.

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Questions? Contact foreignstudentadmission@hogent.be.

International students who want to study at the School of Arts (KASK) or the Conservatory

If you hold a foreign diploma you can only enrol in a programme after the university college’s Education Office has approved of your application.

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Questions? Contact paul.lamont@hogent.be or call +32 (0)9 243 36 13.

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