Friedrich-Alexander-Universität is an exchange destination in Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master Chemistry students of the Faculty of Science.

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Academic calendar

Semester 1: Mid October - mid February (exams can be until end of February)

Semester II: Mid April - mid/end of July (exams could be until 1st week of August)


Language: German, Bachelor B2 CEFR

English, Master B2 CEFR 

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and Friedrich-Alexander-Universität and the Departement of Chemistry.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Most of the courses are in German, some programmes in English. 

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Credits and grading

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

Credits: No minimum credits required, 30 ECTS per semester are recommended.

Grading system

Number of places available

2 places per year. Selection was not necessary in the past few years.


Any questions?

The International Exchange Officer at the Faculty of Science is Liesbeth Achterberg.

  • Open office hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00-12:00 via Student’s Affairs Desk, Minnaert room 1.20
  • Location: Minnaert building, room 1.17, Leuvenlaan 4, 3584 CE Utrecht
  • For an individual appointment and/or questions send an email to
  • In case of an urgent matter, phone: 030-2537315

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.