Jagiellonian University (Krakow)


Universitywide / Faculty


This means this exchange destination is available to all students of Utrecht University

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Welcome guide

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Jagiellonian University (YouTube)

Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of October – 4th week of January
Semester II: 4th week of February – mid-June

Academic Calendar

Areas of study open to exchange students

Geoscience (1 place), Humanities (1), Social Sciences (1), Law (1), Physics (1), and Computer science (1)

Language of instruction

Courses are taught in English and Polish.

Housing assistance

The university offers shared (double) rooms in the Bydgoska, Piast and Żaczek dormitory. Information about housing

Estimated living costs per month

Between 304 – 772 EUR depending on type of housing and lifestyle.

More detailed information on page 41


Normal study load per term in credits: 30 ECTS
in courses: 3 – 10 (regular courses are worth 6 ECTS)

Grading system: 2 (fail) - 5 (excellent)
Minimum pass: 3

Number of places available

4 places per year. 



We expect selection to be necessary for 22-23

A graduation ceremony in a very large lecture room at the University of Krakow.



If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.