Course exchange

Which exchange students?

  • Master students (= min. 150 ECTS obtained and enrolled for 30 ECTS in current semester) or PhD students
  • who are from a university with whom we have concluded a bilateral exchange agreement. Please check the list before applying.

Can be combined with ...


Minimum stay

one semester


  • students staying one semester: min. 20 ECTS / max. 30 ECTS
  • students staying one academic year: min. 40 ECTS / max. 60 ECTS
  • students have to select min. 15 ECTS per semester of courses at our Faculty (recognizable by the code starting with "I", see the UGent course catalogue)
  • students can select up to 15 ECTS per semester from other faculties, see the UGent course catalogue (English taught courses)
  • Please check in the course catalogue the following items: course schedule, language of instruction, initial competences and semester.