Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg is a universitywide partner in Würzburg, Germany.


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Academic calendar

Autumn Semester I: October-February*
Spring Semester II: April-July**

* In some disciplines there will still be exams until the beginning of March
** In some disciplines there will still be exams until the beginning of August.

Please note that there is some semester overlap with the UU academic calendar, especially in the first semester. Please take this into consideration when planning your exchange.

Students should also participate in the intensive German language courses. For semester I, these take place during the entire month of September. For semester II, they take place during the entire month of March.

More information here.

Blended mobility possible upon arrangement or under the frame of Blended Intensive Programmes.


Language Requirement

A minimum CEFR language level of:

  • B2 in German, depending on the department. For further information, click here

  • B1 for courses taught in English

Areas of study open to UU students

Restricted: Dentistry, Pharmacy and MBAs.

For Medicine: applications will be considered upon prior consultation with the department.

Language of instruction

The main language of instruction is German. But you will find also courses in English in the faculties.

Housing assistance

The University of Würzburg has a special arrangement with the Student Housing Service of the “Studentenwerk”, an independent organization not connected to the university. If exchange programme students from our partner universities apply for a room in a dormitory and transfer the housing deposit (€ 1000) by the official application deadline, accommodation will be guaranteed! The Student Housing Service is responsible for ten dormitories in various locations in Würzburg.

Estimated living costs per month

In total, you will need about 940 EUR a month for your living expenses in Würzburg (Estimate from 2023).

Please note that universities in Germany charge a semester fee which covers your student ID and a semester ticket for public transcript. The 2023-2024 fee is 156 EUR for one semester.

See the website for more information.


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table.

Number of places available

4 places per year.

This is a new partner but we don’t expect selection to be necessary.

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

Asia & Latin America

Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen
E-mail: region1@uu.nl

North America & UK

Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden
E-mail: region2@uu.nl

Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Spain*

Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen
E-mail: region3@uu.nl

* Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universitat de Barcelona

Europe & Middle East

Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten
E-mail: region4@uu.nl

photo of Patrick Chan

General exchange questions

Name: Patrick Chan
Email: exchange@uu.nl

Erasmus+ grant questions

The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.

For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to erasmus@uu.nl

For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.

Phone availability

Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Monday and Thursday, 13:30-15:00

Make an appointment via Teams

We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.

If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.