Insurance information

List of necessary insurances

1. Health insurance: obliged!

  • EU-inhabitants: European Health Insurance Card (= blue card)
  • Non-EU: a copy of your application for health insurance at a 'ziekenfonds' in Belgium

2. Insurance civil liability during university activities

You are automatically insured when you get your UGent Student Card

3. Insurance physical accidents during university activities

You are automatically insured when you get your UGent Student Card

4. Civil liability in your private life

Highly recommended! You can apply for this insurance in Ghent.

5. Repatriation insurance

Highly recommended! You can apply for this insurance in Ghent.