The Faculty of Bioscience Engineering educates generations of scientists in leading edge research and high impact work with governments and communities, industry and NGOs, to support innovation and sustainability in life sciences while managing and protecting natural and man-made ecosystems.

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Ghent University is in the topranking of prestigious Academic Rankings of World Universities in life and agricultural sciences research! Would you like to be part of it?


On May, 8th at the occasion of the opening of the EU pavilion at the world expo of Milan, Prof. Van Huylenbroeck, dean of the faculty of bioscience engineering of Ghent University and president of ICA, the representative association of European life science universities and faculties  is invited for a panel discussion in the conference that is hold at this occasion on the theme: ‘Towards a Research Agenda for Global Food and Nutrition Security’. The aim is to discuss the findings of an expert document produced by a high level expert group. For more information: