Artevelde University of Applied Sciences

Artevelde University of Applied Sciences

Do you dream of an international career in business? Are you eager to broaden your horizon and step outside your comfort zone? Why not kick-start your career in Ghent, the heart of Europe? The world is your playground with a degree in the English bachelor programmes from Artevelde University of Applied Sciences. We offer five bachelor programmes: International Business Management, International Communication Management, International Graphic and Digital Media, International Journalism, and International Organisation and Management. 

Ghent is situated in Flanders and is only 30 minutes away from Brussels, Antwerp, Bruges, and the coast. In less than three hours by train, you will find yourself in capital cities such as Paris, Amsterdam and London. 

The campuses are spread across the city, which enlivens the atmosphere. It is impossible to imagine Ghent without its students cycling. Ghent is able to offer a wide range of study opportunities. Ghent has it all: living, nightlife, first-class education and many leisure activities.

Moreover, Artevelde University of Applied Sciences stimulates outgoing staff and student mobility and warmly welcomes international incoming students and staff. We also offer the possibility to follow Dutch language courses to guarantee a successful integration as a foreign student.

Studying at Artevelde University of Applied Sciences, known for its excellent student-oriented services, education and guidance, will most certainly live up to your expectations, as well as the attractive social, cultural and touristic activities the city has to offer.

5 reasons to study in Ghent, Belgium!

  1. When you study in Belgium, you're launching your career in the heart of Europe. A lot of global organisations have their headquarters in Belgium, and also the EU and NATO are located here.

  2. You will not only discover Belgium during your international stay. Major European cities like Paris, London, Berlin, and Amsterdam are only a few hours away.

  3. Ghent is one of the largest student cities in Belgium. The campuses are spread across the historical yet vibrant city.

  4. Ghent is a unique cultural and historical city. It combines medieval grandeur with cultural attraction.

  5. The language spoken in Ghent is Dutch, but Belgians are very multilingual. With three official languages in Belgium, you will find it easy to converse in English, French and Dutch!

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Scholarships & funding

Unfortunately we don't offer scholarships. However, students have the possibility to apply for an Erasmus grant.

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Why study at Artevelde University of Applied Sciences

At the Artevelde University of Applied Sciences we believe that people are capable of self-development. We start from this idea to define the professional identity of both our students and our staff members and stimulate them to think critically, to act professionally and to become the person they can and want to be.

Awards & Accreditations

Erasmus Charter for Higher Education

ECHE (2021-2027)

Student services & facilities

Student Facilities offers a wide range of student services enabling every student to study and develop himself or herself ‘carefree’ and in the best circumstances. Get fit at only €1 per session, discover culture in Ghent for only €5 per ticket, indulge in our cafeteria and be amazed by the good quality and prices, rent a bicycle without breaking the bank, get access to all of Artevelde University of Applied Sciences’ media libraries and digital sources and visit our university medical service when you feel unwell.


Campus Kantienberg

Our largest and newest campus is situated in the heart of Ghent. You will find specific practical training areas and workspaces, general classrooms, an up to date media library, administrative offices, the executive offices of the different departments and a student restaurant offering varied and healthy meals.

Student lifestyle

Ghent is the largest student city from Flanders combining the intimacy of a small city with the openness of a metropolis.

Ghent is a UNESCO City of Music and has a wide range of musical events and nightclubs. International clubs, student clubs, regular events, etc. it is all part of our student lifestyle. We also got a couple of social activities planned for incoming students to get to know Ghent and the people around.


The Artevelde University of Applied Sciences has its own student houses. In these student houses, there are rooms reserved for international degree-seeking students. All rooms are furnished with a bed (without mattress), a desk (without chair), a wardrobe, a washbasin, and a mirror.

Some rooms have private facilities such as a shower, a toilet kitchenette, or a fridge.

Please visit our website for more information.


Artevelde University of Applied Sciences

Hoogpoort 15
9000 Ghent Flanders

Phone no: +329 234 90 00

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