Admission and application
A degree-seeking student wishes to obtain a diploma or degree at Ghent University - be it bachelor, master or PhD level.
1. Choice of study
4. Practical arrangements
5. On arrival
International Admissions Desk
An exchange student is a student (officially registered in a university or other institution for higher education abroad) who temporarily lives in a foreign country and attends courses or is involved in other academic activities. The exchange period at UGent lasts minimum 1 month and maximum 12 months.
The exchange student does NOT get a diploma from UGent. However, all academic results will be sent to his/her university abroad.
- How to apply
All forms you need to become an exchange student at Ghent University.
- Visa requirements
Some quick links to guide you through the website of the Federal Public Service for Foreign Affairs.
- Upon arrival
Some practical instructions to help you settle in.
Information on what Ghent and its university have to offer.
- Contact details for IRO Student Support
Let the Exchange Student Adviser be your guiding light.