University Language Centre

The language of instruction at Ghent University is Dutch. Therefore, all bachelor programmes are taught in Dutch. However, UGent does offer a whole range of international courses instructed in English.

The common language of the doctoral programme is English. Good language proficiency is absolutely necessary and formally required.

You can partner up with the University Language Centre ('UCT')

  • to improve your general language level
  • to work on professional language skills
  • to prepare your stay abroad as an exchange student
  • to start your study completely prepared or to communicate more efficiently
  • to meet the language (admission) requirements of the university
  • to integrate fully in Flemish society
  • to increase the quality of your scientific presentations