Information for exchange students

An exchange student temporarily lives in a foreign country and attends courses. The exchange period at UGent lasts a minimum of 1 month and a maximum of 12 months. The exchange student does not get a diploma from UGent.


Ghent University offers a wide variety of courses taught in English you can choose from as an exchange student.



About your studies

Welcome guide/days

Facilities & university life

All information about accommodation, bicycle rent and repair, child care, culture and leisure at UGent, incl. student associations, gift and souvenir shop, job service for students, medical service, restaurants, sport facilities.