Universiteit Gent is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Humanities in Ghent, Belgium.
Read about student experiences
Semester I: mid September – early February
Semester II: early February – early July
Students can only take courses at the Faculty of Arts & Philosophy. Subjects taught here cover Archeology, Dutch Language and Culture, English Studies, French Studies, German Studies, History, History of Art, Italian Studies, Literature, Linguistics, and Philosophy.
Dutch: all BA programmes and majority of MA programmes.
English: 42 MA programmes; large number of exchange programmes (English taught courses)
Courses/books: +/- € 500 per academic year
Study material: +/- € 100 per academic year
Housing (student room / studio): € 300 – € 430 per month
Housing (apartment): Minimum € 500 per month
Transport: Bus Pass (student) € 178 per year
Transport: Bike rental € 35 – € 50 per year
See also this link: Estimated living costs per month
Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
3 places per year.
Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in the language of instruction (Dutch/English) is required.
More information about language requirements.
Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).
You can also follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!
Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht
+31 (0)30 253 6046
Walk-in office hours
- Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h
You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators by filling out this web form.
Handing in and picking up documents
Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Drift 10.
Gerdien Ramaker-Zijlstra (Exchange Coordinator for Southern and Eastern Europe, Asia, Central and South America)
Monique Hanrath (Exchange Coordinator for Western and Northern Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)