Artevelde University of Applied Sciences

About the university

Artevelde University College (AUC) educates students who push their boundaries through creativity, innovative thinking and entrepreneurship. AUC aims for excellence and sustainability and honours its social commitment and emphasizes the importance of intercultural dialogue.

Located in the beautiful, multicultural city of Ghent in Flanders, you are only 30 minutes away from Brussels, Antwerp, Bruges, the Coast, France and Holland. With its 70,000 students, Ghent is the largest student city in Belgium.

Course information

RRU's BBA and BAPC students can take courses in AUC's Bachelor of Business Management Program, Bachelor of International Business Management program and the Bachelor of Communication Management. Find out more on AUC's program page.

Note: AUC will make special arrangements for the timing of exams to ensure RRU students coming to the first semester (half September – January)  will be able to return to RRU's term starting in January

Accommodation information

The AUC Student Services will assist you in finding suitable accommodation. Please refer to the information on their website. 

Academic calendar

  • Fall: September - end of January (special arrangements may be available for our students to complete the program at the end of December)
  • Spring: February - end of June

Language of instruction

  • English
  • Dutch