Facts and figures

Ghent University is one of the top 100 universities in the Dutch language area, with more than 46,000 students and 15,000 staff members.


Most of our activities take place and around Ghent. We also have campuses in West Flanders and even in South Korea.


Our 11 faculties are divided into 86 departments and offer high-quality and research-supported training courses in most scientific disciplines.

Management and administration

Policy formation takes place through various councils and committees. The implementation is carried out by 9 administrative departments. Together they form the Central Administration.