Venue Ghent

University Ghent, Het Pand

The DIC course will take place in Belgium at the University Ghent, Het Pand. Registration will be at the reception desk at the main entrance. The course itself will take place in room "Oude Infirmerie".

University Ghent, Het Pand
Onderbergen 1
B-9000 Ghent

Tel: +32 9 264 83 03

Course room: "Oude Infirmerie"

Travel to Ghent

By Air


Ghent is close to three international airports. From each airport there are bus and train services to Ghent. Most regular airline services are offered via Brussels International Airport.

  • Brussels International Airport (Zaventem)
  • Antwerp International Airport (e.g. from London City)
  • Charleroi Brussels South International Airport

By Train


Most of you will arrive either at Brussels Airport or at Bussels South train station via the Eurostar or Thalys. You can check train schedules at - Click on National

  • "Brussels Airport" or "Brussels south" as departing station
  • "Gent Sint Pieters" as the destination.
  • When arriving at Brussels Airport, just go to the lowest level (-1) since the railway station is below street level. You can buy your ticket to Ghent ("Gent") at the desk.



  • hotels: Ghent has a wealth good hotels (click here for an overview of all hotels and to book online).
  • B&B: Course participants who prefer to stay in a B&B can have a look at "Ghent Website".
  • Youthhostel: Ghent also has youth hostelling opportunities. You can stay in youth hostel ‘De Dracke’ (Sint-Widostraat 11; walking distance to the course venue is 700m) for about € 20-25 per person per night depending on your age. You will need to have a Hostelling International Membership Card which you can buy in your home country.