Universiteit Gent is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Gent, Belgium.

Academic calendar

Semester I: September – January
Semester II: February – July

Appliance deadline
Semester I: 15th of May
Semester II: 15th of November

Areas of study open to exchange students

Psychology and Sociology

Language of instruction

English and Dutch


Normal study load per term:
In Grades: 1 to 20, 10=pass
In credits: 30 ECTS per semester

Number of places available

2 places for Psychology and 2 places for Sociology.

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Or contact the International Office:

Bart Weerdenburg, Loes van Velzen, Nicole van der Hoeven - Sneijder

The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.


Due to the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice. During office hours, you can still reach us by phone or mail 

E-mail: io.sbs@uu.nl
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659 (Mondays to Thursdays, not on Fridays)