The University of Heidelberg is an exchange destination in Heidelberg, Germany. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master Physics students of the Faculty of Science.

Academic calendar

Semester I: October – March
Semester II: April – September



Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and University of Heidelberg and the Departement of Physics.

Courses at Master’s level
Language of instruction

Language: German and English at least level B2

General information

Housing assistance

A room in a student hall is not included in the exchange!

As the number of rooms in student halls is very limited, we strongly recommend students look for accommodation on the private market in in addition to their application for halls.

Housing information

Estimated living costs per month

No information given.

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.