About

WHAT IS OBSG ALL ABOUT ?

A. Aims of OBSG
OBSG provides a student-residence with a ” home-away-from-home” atmosphere and a meeting place in Ghent, where students from all over the world, doctorate students, researchers and trainees alike, come together, make friendships, exchange and discu ss their ideals and ideas.

  1. By doing so, OBSG aims to promote the training of skilful personnel for the harmonious development of the developing countries in a spirit of solidarity, harmony and brotherhood among all nations.
  2. OBSG is therefore, a non-governemental association, recognized and promoted by DGD ( Governmental Agency for Development Cooperation).

B. OBSG has set up the following instruments:

  • STUDENTS-HOME since 1977 – studentaccommodation@obsg.be
  • Rent of a polyvalent hall for student activities ACADEMY VAN EYCK since 1995 – clubvaneyck@gmail.com

C. HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER OF OBSG ?

  • All people of goodwill are welcome in OBSG regardless of their nationality, race, social, religious or political ideals. O.B.S.G. respects the specificities of every one. It promotes harmony and unity in diversity.
  • Everyone, Belgian and non-Belgian alike, wishing to cooperate in the attainment of the objectives of OBSG in a spirit of open-mindness, commitment to study, mutual service and sociability, can become a member of OBSG.