International students at Ghent University

Are you considering studying at Ghent University?  We have over 50 Master programmes taught in English which are open to international students. We welcome students from our partner universities for 1 or 2 semesters in Ghent. You should check whether your home university in Russia has a Cooperation Agreement with Ghent University.

You can consult all information for prospective students: courses and programmes, application, housing etc. We have specific info on funding for Russian students and staff.

Prospective PhD students

Are you considering to do a PhD at Ghent University?


The Russia Platform aims to develop new courses about several aspects of Russian society and to offer these courses as elective courses. Russia is a main topic of study for the department of Languages and Cultures - East European Languages and cultures and Translation, Interpretation & Communication. Their course offer is published in the online course catalogue. Ghent University Language Centre offers Russian language courses.


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