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.

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Ghent Light Festival shows Ghent University patrimony and research

From 29 January to 1 February, dozens of light installations conjure Ghent to an impressive city of light. We invite you to discover all Ghent University projects during the 3rd Light Festival Ghent!

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Universities call attention to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a very underrated and too little studied disorder. CFS affects an estimated 0.5 to 2.5% of the population. Experts from 5 Belgian universities ask for more attention for this disorder with an open letter.

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Rooms available for international students, guests and staff

The Housing Office rents out rooms, studios and flats. It caters for international students, staff and visitors. We also inform and advise about the private rented market.

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