Ghent University

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Ghent University
Type Public
Established 1817 (1817)
Rector Anne De Paepe
Location Ghent, Belgium
Campus Urban

Ghent University (Dutch: Universiteit Gent, abbreviated as UGent) is a public research university located in Ghent, Belgium, composed of 11 faculties and 117 faculty departments.[1] The university enrolled more than 35,000 students and ranked 98 globally among the best universities in U.S. News & World Reports 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs


The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Bioinformatics (with three different tracks)
72 credit hours, of which 18 are linked to a master's thesis
Available online? No
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "Facts and Figures". Ghent University. Retrieved 04 November 2016. 
  2. "Ghent University". U.S. News & World Report - Best Global Universities. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 04 November 2016.