Ghent University (UGent) is one of the major universities in the Dutch-speaking region of Europe. Our 11 faculties offer a wide range of courses and conduct in-depth research in both exact and social sciences.

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Alumni Network launched in South East Europe

The Alumni Association of Ghent University (UGent) invests in its international contacts. After the launch of our first international network in China, the Alumni Association is now also present in Serbia and Macedonia.

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European award for UGent model for 'student-entrepreneurs'

On 30 September 2014, Ghent University was awarded the prize for the best concept during the UIIN Entrepreneurial Universities conference in Madrid.

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Expertise center Lemcko organizes services through spin-off Karybel

Since many years, UGent laboratory Lemcko is known as the center of excellence for energy and power quality. From October 2014 onwards the new UGent spin-off Karybel will perform the services requiring an in-the-field activity with respect to the analysis of power quality problems. In addition Karybel will offer several new services in collaboration with UGent.

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