Diploma Secondary Education

If you completed secondary education in your home country, you can be admitted to a bachelor programme (in Dutch).

You can provide documents (diploma of secondary education)

There are 2 possibilities:

Application procedure for international students

You can start up the application procedure for international students.

The university will assess your documents.

Deadline: 1st of June.

Diploma recognition procedure 

You can either start a diploma recognition procedure at NARIC-Vlaanderen

In case you obtain a full equivalence with a Flemish diploma of secondary education, you can be admitted directly to a bachelor programme.

There is no deadline for application.

In case you need some help to apply for the equivalence, contact your local office 'inburgering'.

You cannot provide documents

In case you cannot provide your diploma of secondary education, you can be admitted after an assessment procedure (information only in Dutch). You can only be admitted to bachelor programmes.


More information on admission requirements and application procedure:
International admission desk
Registrar’s Office
Universiteitsforum (Ufo)
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 33, Gent