IT facilities



Specific documentation and related IT support can be found on
Specific contact info about the IT support within the faculty can be found here .


Athena is accessible with a UGent account:
Through this application server, you can use all the software without having to install it (MS Office, statistical packages, dictionaries, ...).

Access to the libraries of the Ghent University (see also ) is possible.
In the UGent, you get disk space for storing your data. Via Athena you can appeal this space directly.

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Through the site "Centraal Auditorium- and Roosteringbeheer" (Centauro), you can consult your timetables. Log in with your UGent account and select " My Calendar ". Indicate which program you follow and you tick any group number. Then you can generate your own personalized schedule.

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At various locations within the university you can connect wireless with your laptop, tablet or smartphone via  eduroam to the Internet and the UGent network.

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Ghent University uses for its educational purposes and optimizing the communication between its teachers and students a digital Minerva learning environment via the internet. The central faculty services use Minerva to communicate with the students. So it is important to log on daily with Minerva .

Manuals for using Minerva can be found through

PC rooms

At our faculty there are several PC rooms. These rooms are suitable for classroom instruction as well as for free practice.
The faculty is always responsible for the operation (opening times, cleanliness, small defects, etc.).
The systemmanagement is observed by the PC Management (service ) DICT (Rules for proper use ).
Via this link you will find most maps of the different campuses.

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Print, copy and scan

Anyone with a UGent account can print, copy and scan documents.

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Each student will receive upon enrollment his/her own UGent email address in the form of [].
Via webmail ( ) you can manage instantly your email with any Internet connection.

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