Course exchange

Which exchange students?

  • Master students (= min. 180 ECTS obtained before coming to Gent) 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")
    In order to facilitate your search for courses we have developed some course packages
  • students can select up to 15 ECTS per semester from 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.