BE Prepared: a Preparatory Programme for degree students

For whom
04-09-2017 08:30 to 22-09-2017 17:00
Campus Coupure, Coupure Links 653, Ghent
International Training Centre, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
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A preparatory programme to refresh your general knowledge of Mathematics, Chemistry, Statistics and/or Economics and laboratory experience

For whom

  • Open to all students and mandatory for all students starting an English taught Master of Science programme (with exception of IMETE and SINReM students)
  • Where: mostly at the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering (FBE)
  • When: 4-22 September 2017
  • Cost: approximately € 175 (€ 100 for IMRD students)


Because you will acquire all essential skills needed for successfully attending a Master of Science programme at the FBE. 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!

Attending the preparatory course is mandatory for all prospect students starting an English taught Master of Science programme (with exception of IMETE and SINReM students)!
Participants who successfully complete the programme will receive a certificate.


Download the programme here.

The preparatory course consists of the following programme items:

  • Refresher courses: Chemistry (not for IMRD-students), Mathematics, Economics and Statistics.
  • 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.

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