Ghent: one of Lonely Planet’s top 10 must-see cities

 Gent at night

City Sights

Ghent combines the intimacy of a small town with the openness of a world city. Aside from that, the city scores high on Charles Landry’s Creative City Index. Ghent also has one of Europe’s most dynamic festival scenes, with festivals like the International Filmfestival, the Light Festival as well as the "Gentse Feesten". De "Gentse Feesten/Ghent festivities" is the biggest and most popular free cultural festival in Europe with music, theatre, puppet players, street artists, etc. You can find more information on the city of Ghent: This is exactly why Ghent is mentioned as one of the 10 reasons why Belgium is not boring!

Campus Info

Our campus in Ghent is located in the very heart of city and is situated on the beautifully renovated premises of the ‘Groot Seminarie’. All our campuses offer fully equipped, U-shaped classrooms to ensure maximum interaction, several break-out rooms and all the latest IT and computer facilities. As a Vlerick student, you also have access to all libraries, restaurants and sports facilities of Ghent University.



Meet us at fairs around the world or get in touch with our programme advisor to schedule a campus visit!

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Sara Teuwen
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Skype  SaraTeuwen_VLERICK
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Inside the Ghent campus
Date: 21 November 2017

The first thing you notice when you visit the Ghent campus is that the building -which is quite old- has been put in a modern jacket. That being said, some of the original structures are still present today. If you have a slight interest in architecture and/or history this is something that will catch your eye. You […]

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