Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
tel. 09 264 67 80
fax 09 264 69 86
Services at your disposal
Where can you find us?
The faculty is located in the centre of Ghent. Almost all departments, research groups and support services are located in the Universiteitstraat and the Korte Meer. You can find the Centre for Sustainable Development in the Poel.
Department of Political Sciences
Department of Sociology
Korte Meer 3-5
Department of Conflict and Development Studies
Centre for Sustainable Development
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How to reach us by...
Take the train to the Gent-Sint-Pieters railway station. Directly from the station, take tram 1, direction Korenmarkt/Wondelgem/Evergem (direction city center). Get off at the stop ‘Korte Meer’. Buy your ticket at the vending machine or in 'De Lijn' shop before getting on the tram, which is cheaper then buying a ticket on the tram.
You come from Antwerp or Kortrijk via the E17:
Follow the direction "Gent", and then the direction "Gent Centrum" (B401). Via the B401 you arrive at the Zuidpark. There you just keep following the P-route to the parking place Korte Meer (see the map underneath)
You come from Ostend or Brussels via the E40:
Follow the direction "Gent Antwerpen" (E17), follow the direction "Gent", and then the direction "Gent Centrum" (B401). Via the B401 you arrive at the Zuidpark. There you just keep following the P-route to the parking place Korte Meer.