University of Milan is an exchange destination in Milan, Italy. This destination is specifically for master Biochemistry and Biology students of the Faculty of Science.

Student experiences

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Academic calendar

Semester 1: mid October – end of January

Semester II: end of February - June


B1 for attendance of courses in Italian

B2 for attendance of courses in English

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and the University of Milan and the Departement of Biochemistry and Biology. 

Courses at Master’s level
Courses taught in English
Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Approximate costs: € 1000 - € 1200

Credits and grading

The average annual workload of a full time student is conventionally fixed at 60 credits.

1 CFU credit equals 1 ECTS credit

Minimum 18/30 ECTS =sufficient grade

Maximum  30/30 A= excellent grade

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.