According to Wikipedia,
Ghent University is a public research university located in Ghent, Belgium. Established before the state of Belgium itself, the university was founded by the Dutch King William I in 1817, when the region was incorporated into the United Kingdom of the Netherlands after the fall of First French Empire. In that same year, he founded two other universities for the southern provinces as well, alongside Ghent University: University of Liège and State University of Leuven.
Ghent University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:
Ghent University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Chemistry, and Biology. Here are some of Ghent University's most famous alumni:
Ghent University's most influential faculty include professors in the fields of Engineering, Chemistry, and Biology. Here are some of Ghent University's most famous alumni: