What is the Erasmus code of KASK and Conservatory?
Erasmus Code: B GENT 25
What is the address of the student administration of KASK and Conservatory?
Address: Jozef Kluyskensstraat 2, B-9000 Ghent
Telephone: +32 9 2670100
Who should I get in touch with concerning questions about international exchange?
+32 9 266 08 95
Do I need to speak Dutch?
Bachelors are taught in Dutch, though some classes can be attended in English (notably invidually coached courses). Masters exist both in Dutch and English.
Where can i take a course in Dutch?
Where can i find timetables and academic calendars?
Check out timetables and calendars here
What are the deadlines to register as a prospect exchange student (incoming students)?
Fall semester: 15 May
Spring semester: 31 October
How can I find a student room?
Hogent offers student rooms at €250/month (signal this on your registration form, check out http://hogent.be/studentenvoorzieningen/huisvesting). Private rooms from €300 and up can be found on the following websites:
What are my transport options to and in Ghent?
Nearby airports: Brussels National Airport (60km), Lille Aeroport (France) (60km)
Trainstations: Gent-Sint-Pieters and Gent-Dampoort (check out belgianrail.be/en)
Trams and buses: delijn.be/en/index.htm
Moving around by bike is by far the fastest, easiest and most ecological option to get anywhere in the city.
Which extra costs can I expect during my stay in Ghent?
Monthly expenses: about €450 (rent excluded)
Healt insurance: we advice students to arrive with a European Health Insurance Card.
Public transport: Buzzy pass (-25 y) for all trams and buses: €65/3 months or Omni pass (+25 y): €85/3 months