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

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Reservoir Lab wins 100,000 dollar in National Data Science Bowl

Engineers from the Reservoir Lab research group of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture have won this prestigious competition in image recognition and so they earned the top prize of a whopping $ 100,000.

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6 new honorary doctorates awarded on 20 March 2015

On 20 March 2015, Dies Natalis, Ghent University awards an honorary doctorate to five world known researchers and one visual artist.

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Amnesty International Chair awarded to Dave Eggers

On 17 March 2015, the Amnesty International Chair of Ghent University was granted on the famous American writer and publisher Dave Eggers.

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