BE Prepared 2019: a Preparatory Programme for degree students

Group picture of BePrep2019 participantsWhat - Where - When

  • A preparatory programme to refresh your general knowledge of Mathematics, Chemistry, Statistics and/or Economics and laboratory experience
  • Ghent University, Faculty or Bioscience Engineering, Campus Coupure
  • September 4-20, 2019

For whom

The course is open to all master students, PhD students or staff members that wish to follow a refresher for some fundamental science courses. The modules indicated in the table are mandatory for students starting the following Master programmes::

Social & Cultural orientation Economy Chemistry Statistics, Mathematics
Nutrition & Rural development
Physical Land Resources
X X X X X
Aquaculture
Nematology
Food Technology
X X X X
IMRD X X X X
SINReM X
IMSOGLO X X X

You are free to enroll in additional modules if you wish and if your programme specific schedule allows it.

Cost

EUR
1 module 40
2 modules 80
3 modules 110
4 modules 130
5 modules 140

 

Why

Because you will acquire all essential skills needed for successfully attending a Master of Science programme at the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering. It is also the perfect moment to get acquainted with your fellow students of your study and year. It offers you the time and space to settle in Ghent, finish all the administrative burdens and get to know your new surroundings. Alongside it will give you a first taste and insight on Belgian academic class and exam culture, so that you can start this new endeavor completely prepared!
Participants who successfully complete the programme will receive a certificate.

Programme

Download the detailed programme (270kb).

The preparatory course consists of the following programme items:

  • Workshops: ICT skills and laboratory skills.
  • Social and cultural programme
  • Several information sessions are organized to integrate yourself more easily at the faculty, Ghent University, City of Ghent and in Belgium in general.

Application

  • For students starting a master programme at the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering fill in the econsort arrival form (link available early May)
  • contact the
  • application deadline: August 16, 2019