Stockholm University

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Stockholm University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Stockholm, Sweden.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Department of Culture and Aesthetics 

Academic calendar

Semester I: late August – mid-January
Semester II: mid-January – early June

Term dates


Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English is required.

Areas of study open to exchange students

1. Media and Communication (department of Media Studies). Subjects taught here include:

  • Media and Communication and Cinema Studies
  • Students may take 7.5 EC in another department.

Please note that in semester 1 it is not possible to obtain 30 EC, since only 3 BA courses in English are offered. In semester 2 more courses in this subject are offered in order to obtain a full programme of 30 EC.

2. Art History, History of Ideas, General and Comparative Literature, Music and Musicology, Performing Arts

Students have to take at least 50% of their courses within the department.

3. Slavic and Baltic Studies (Dutch, Finnish and German). The NVT-internship is primarily open for students from the BA Dutch Language and Literature or students from the BA Language and Culture Studies, with a focus on Dutch, Linguistics and/or Second Language Acquisition. Please contact Dr. Marijke de Belder ( for additional information and before applying.

Students have to take at least 50% of their courses within the department.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and Swedish

Learning Swedish

Housing assistance

Housing for international students

Estimated living costs per month

Living costs


Normal study load per semester: 30 EC

Number of places available
  • Media & Communication: 2 places
  • Art History, History Comparative Literature, Musicology, Performing Arts: 3 places
  • Languages (NVT-stage): 1 place
Additional information


Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).