University College Ghent (HoGent) is located in the Belgian province of East Flanders and is one of Belgium's most popular student cities with 75,000 students. Ghent is Belgium's third-largest city and is called "Europe's best-kept secret" by Lonely Planet and is listed by Geographic Traveler Magazine as the most authentic historic city in the world. In 2011, Ghent became UNESCO Creative City of Music.
HoGent offers a creative environment within all forms of art education. The Faculty of Arts has agreements in the field of popular and classical music at the master's level.
Room for exchange students is located in the Mercator D student house, located approx. 1.5 km. from the center and approx. 2 km. from campus. All rooms are 12m2. There are single rooms with a bed, mattress, comforter, pillow, desk, wardrobe, bookcase, and a small fridge. There is a shared bathroom, shower, kitchen and washing machine. Internet access is included in the rooms.
You must be registered on a study program at UiA. For more information on admission requirements- please follow the link.
As a performing music student, you must attach recordings / have an entrance exam as part of the application. For more information about admission requirements, please follow the link.
Deadline for the fall semester and full academic year: May 1st (all programs)
Deadline for the spring semester: October 30 (all programs)