Ghent university organizes in cooperation with the Intitute for Hydrography of
the Antwerp Maritime Academy the English programme Postgraduate Hydrography B.
This programme is unique in Belgium and aims at persons without hydrographic foreknowledge.
The focus lies on providing a theoretical framework, complemented by practical an hands-on experience.
The postgraduate Hydrography B program is accredited since 2013 by the
International Hydrographic Organization (IHO). Students can after successfully
completing the program and the field training, be certified as Hydrographic
Surveyor - level B.