Ghent University

Ghent University is an exchange destination in Ghent, Belgium. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master students Pharmacy.

Field of study

Bachelor and master Pharmacy

Student Experiences

No review available


General information
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Course information 

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Academic calendar

Academic calendar


A good knowledge of Dutch and/or English is essential for studying at Ghent University.

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and Ghent University and the Departements of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of Instruction

The majority of courses is taught in Dutch.

Housing assistance

Yes, visit the accommodation webpage for details.

Estimated living costs per month

Cost of living in Belgium is about the same as in the Netherlands. Rents in Belgium are slightly lower. Read more about University Life.


ECTS system, 60 ECTS for a full year, 30 ECTS for a semester.

Number of places available

2 places per year. Selection was not necessary in the past few years.

Contact information

Any questions?

The International Exchange Officer at the Faculty of Science is Tessa Schutte.

Walk-in office hours are back: every Tuesday from 11-12 AM in the International Office, Minnaertbuilding, room 1.17. In case this timeslot does not suit you, do not hesitate to contact us for an (online) appointment: