Universität Leipzig is a universitywide partner in Leipzig, Germany.
General information for exchange students
Information for Dutch students in Germany
Semester I: 1st week of October – end of March
Orientation generally commences late September for Semester I and late March for Semester II.
Exams take place early February for Semester I and mid July for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
There is no GPA requirement for this destination.
B2 level is strongly recommended for the language of instruction (German or English). A proficiency statement provided by the UU is sufficient.
|Areas of study open to UU students|
|Language of instruction|
Mainly courses in German, limited courses in English.
The university does not provide specific assistance in finding accommodation, but there are multiple platforms you can use to find residence.
|Estimated living costs per month|
In total, you will need about 950 EUR a month for your living expenses in Leipzig (Estimate from 2022).
Please note that universities in Germany charge a semester fee which covers your student ID and a semester ticket for public transcript. The 2022 fee is 243,50 EUR for one semester.
Normal study work load per semester in credits: 30 credits (“Leistungspunkte”)
Lectures and seminares are organised as thematic units of mostly 3 courses and are called “modules”. 1 module comprises usually 5 or 10 credits.
|Number of places available|
6 places per year
We expect selection to be necessary for 22-23
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.