University College Ghent Rankings

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In the World#2419 of 14178
In Europe#783 of 2794
In Belgium#12 of 64
In Ghent#2 of 4

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
hogent.be
Languages
Dutch;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,509
Citations
42,008

University College Ghent majors

by publication count

Medicine
312
Computer science
207
Psychology
179
Biology
165
Chemistry
85
Materials science
75
Sociology
68
Engineering
54
Economics
53
Mathematics
50
Business
48
Political science
41
Environmental science
26
Art
25
Geography
14
Philosophy
13
Geology
11
History
8
Physics
7

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art847129
Sociology9612,180
Economics11042,850
Psychology13066,663
Medicine14039,768
Political science1521346
Business16441,078
Philosophy173120
History176522
Computer science19022,870
Biology20055,777
Engineering2154915
Geology2274206
Mathematics2438970
Materials science24611,637
Chemistry24663,000
Environmental science2469474
Geography2824137
Physics50595

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199735
199817
1999410
2000614
2001630
2002634
2003636
20041342
20052190
200622173
200748273
200879503
200998729
20101611105
20111661526
20121902169
20131763025
2014853894
2015733995
2016544099
2017844217
2018493701
2019504422
2020464852

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Diploma secundar onderwijs) or recognized equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to July (October - January; February-July)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee950
Student:staff ratio18:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

University College Ghent has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT++
Maths | Natural Sciences+
BachelorAgriculture, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Dietetics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Fashion Design, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Interior Design, Laboratory Techniques, Landscape Architecture, Linguistics, Management, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Administration, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Real Estate, Secondary Education, Social Welfare, Social Work, Special Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Textile Technology, Theatre, Visual Arts, Wood Technology
MasterAgriculture, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Horticulture, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Midwifery, Modern Languages, Music, Nursing, Public Administration, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Social Welfare, Social Work, Special Education, Surveying and Mapping, Theatre, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Alternative namesHoGent
Hogeschool Gent
Founded1995
WikipediaHogeschool Gent
AccreditationDutch-Flemish Accreditation Organization (Nederlands-Vlaams Accreditatie Orgaan - NVAO)
MottoCommitted, Creative, Complete
Colorsdark blue, light blue, black
Academic structureFaculty of Education, Health and Social Work
Faculty of Nature and Technology
Faculty of Business and Information Management
School of Arts
Affiliations and membershipsAmerican Association of Cereal Chemists (AACC International)
Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA)
Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Anna Lindh Foundation
Association of European Science and Technology Transfer Professionals (ASTP)
CDIO
Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA)
Conférence Internationale des Instituts Universitaires de Traducteurs et Interprètes
Educational Testing Service
European Accounting Association
European Association for International Education (EAIE)
European Higher Education Society
European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS)
European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)
International Federation of Landscape Architects Europe (IFLA Europe)
European forum of Logistics education
European Foundation for Quality Management
European League of Institutes of the Arts
European Language Council (ELC)
European Society of Translation Studies
European Association of Institutions in Higher Education (EURASHE)
Association of Agricultural Education in Europe (EUROPEA)
International Real Estate Federation
Fédération Internationale des Traducteurs
GUIDE SHARE Europe (GSE)
International Association for the Development of Advances in Technology (IADAT)
International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (IAML)
International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Association for European Life Science Universities (ICA)
International Consortium for Educational Development (ICED)
International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)
International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA)
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
Institute of Internal Auditors-Belgium (IIABel)
Institutional Management in Higher Education
Information Systems Audit and Control Association
International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)
International Society for Music Education (ISME)
International Triticale Association (ITA)
Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI)
International Musicological Society (IMS)
Koninklijke Vereniging voor Nederlandse Muziekgeschiedenis
Music Library Association (MLA)
Association of International Educators (NAFSA)
Network on European Communications and Transport Activity Research (NECTAR)
European Network for Language and Business Studies
Society of Plastic Engineers (SPE)
Vlaams-Europees verbindingsagentschap (VLEVA)
Vereniging voor Muziektheorie (VvM)

Location and Contacts

AddressGeraard de Duivelstraat 5
Ghent, East Flanders, 9000
Belgium
City population262,000
Phone+32 (9) 243 3333
Fax+32 (9) 266 0801

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