Universität Konstanz

Universität Konstanz is an exchange destination for bachelor students at Utrecht University School of Governance.

Student experiences

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International students

Department of Politics and Public Administration


The course catalogue for the winter semester is only available by the end of July and no course choice is possible before the semester starts. Prior to course registration students will have introduction classes to be able to determine if they meet the course requirements and like the course content.

Academic calendar

Konstanz University semester dates

Language Requirements

German or English proficiency at a minimum level of B2 (European Reference Frame). B1 competences are not sufficient to follow academic courses.


Areas of study open for exchange students

Courses from any department at Konstanz University are availble. You can find them in the online course catalogue.

Courses at Master level

Advanced bachelor students (who have completed 3 years of their study in Utrecht), courses on master level are available.


ECTS / EC credits are used. One bachelor's seminars is equivalent to 6 ECTS, a master's seminar equivalent to 7 ECTS.

European universities use the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) and normally, you obtain 30 ECTS per semester

Study load per semester 22,5 ECTS (minimum) - 30 ECTS credits

See ‘keuzecursussen in het buitenland’ under Studeren in het Buitenland.

Additional information

Places per year: 2 places for 1 year.  1 Semester is also possible. Please note that it is not possible to extend your stay. So when you already are in Konstantz for semester 1, you cannot prolong your stay.

Every visiting student receives help from a German “buddy”
Accommodation in a student residence in the city of Konstanz is guaranteed to all incoming exchange students.

Website Summer School

Studeren in het buitenland voor USBO studenten

Do you have any questions about this partner university or would you like to know more?

Contact the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.

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