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.

Focus on

Multiscreen households and Focus on Demand aggregation to make very high-speed broadband deployments a success

The telecom industry has been looking hard for the 'killer app' that will boost the adoption of high-speed broadband access. According to researchers of Ghent University, the success depends of a breakthrough of the multiscreen households.

Read more

Recent stories

view all news items

Ghent University and imec show light and sound interaction in nanoscale area

Scientists from Ghent University and imec have announced that they demonstrated interaction between light and sound in a nanoscale waveguide.

Read more

New popular cultural programme Low Countries Studies launched

A course about Flanders, Belgium and the Netherlands for international students and researchers. That is the subject of the English course Low Countries Studies, now organized for the 20th time.

Read more