Faculty of Economics and Business administration

Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

The faculty of economics and business administration, founded about 60 years ago,  counts more than 6000 students and 400 employees. The faculty delivers graduates in the fields of economics, business economics, business engineering, business administration, public administration and public management.

The faculty is currently ranked within the top 150 World Universities in Economics Shanghai ranking. Faculty researchers engage in both fundamental and applied scientific research as such stimulating both economic and managerial performance of organizations as well as contributing to the international scientific research community.

© UGent, foto Christophe Vander Eecken

© UGent, foto Christophe Vander Eecken

Consumer behavior research group

The Consumer Behavior research group of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at Ghent University has become internationally recognized, since its establishment about 10 years ago. The cluster actively participates in international conferences such as ACR and SCP and publishes in leading journals such as the Journal of Consumer Research, the Journal of Marketing Research and the Journal of Consumer Psychology.