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Information for exchange students

An exchange student temporarily lives in a foreign country and attends courses. The exchange period at UGent lasts a minimum of 1 month and a maximum of 12 months. The exchange student does not get a diploma from UGent.

ProgrammesSamen blokken in Gent

Ghent University offers a wide variety of courses taught in English you can choose from as an exchange student.




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    Welcome Days for International Students

    Designed to make your transition to Ghent University and university life as smooth as possible, the Welcome Days offer various sessions, events, and social gatherings to help you get to know the university and city better, find answers to your questions, and make new friends.

    Living in Ghent


      Watch these instructional videos for tips on how to survive daily life.