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Want to contribute to pioneering research and top-level education? Come work at Ghent University, together with 15,000 colleagues.

We attract some of the brightest minds in the world – join us and help to build a brighter future.

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    A PhD at Ghent UniversityMedewerker onderzoek UGent

    We provide a rich community and plenty of support for PhDs. 

    There are two possibilities to start a PhD at Ghent University: you can apply for an open PhD position or approach a specific professor.



      HR Excellence in Research Award for Ghent University

      HR Excellence in ResearchGhent University is proud to have been granted the 'HR Excellence in Research Award', presented by the European Commission. The commission thus recognises institutions that align their human resources policy with the 40 principles of the 'Charter & Code' and that develop an appropriate HR strategy and action plan. At Ghent University, we actively support researchers in developing their careers. We give them every opportunity to successfully generate, transfer and share knowledge and technological development.