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Ghent University

9000 Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 25 Ghent View map
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Public
Very High
35,968
2,520
3,766

Overview

Ghent University is a public research university and one of the most prestigious universities in Belgium, currently ranked within the top 150 of the QS World University Rankings. Founded in 1817 with Latin as the language of instruction, Ghent University is today one of the largest universities in Flanders, with a student body of 41,000, including more than 4,150 international students. The language of instruction at Ghent University is primarily Dutch, but the university does offer some postgraduate courses taught in English.

Ghent University considers itself a pluralist university, meaning it’s not connected to any particular religion/ideology and is open to all students regardless of their background. It also has an international perspective, welcoming many international students and employees and taking part in the Erasmus exchange program.

University Highlights

Total students - 35,968

45%
55%

International students - 3,766

20%
80%

Total faculty staff - 2,520

482
2038

Total students - 35,968

45%
55%

International students - 3,766

20%
80%

Total faculty staff - 2,520

2038
482

Undergraduate Program

< 2,000
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