Université de Genève
Université de Genève is an exchange destination for Utrecht University School of Law, Bachelor and Master students.
Accommodation (information in French)
University calendar can be found here.
Fall semester: mid-September until the beginning of February
Spring semester: mid-February until mid-June
The main language of instruction is French. Specific courses are given in English (for more details on the language of instruction, please refer to our course catalogue).
Improve French skills: - before your exchange – during the semester:
Students taking courses in English are expected to have a good command of English (level B2*).
|Areas of study open for exchange students|
The students have to choose courses mainly in the Faculty/Institute where their area of study is taught.
Courses may be chosen from two different faculties/institutes at the most.
More information about courses:
|Courses at Master level|
Courses at Master level are available.
Students at Bachelor level are not allowed to take courses at Master level (there may be exceptions depending on the courses and/or faculty; the exchange students have to consult the detailed guide sent by us after the nomination).
It is difficult to find accommodations in Geneva. The University Housing Office (“Bureau des Logements”) and “Cité Universitaire” provide student residences. Please check following links for details and registration deadlines:
UNIGE Bureau des Logements (BLRU)
|Estimated living costs per month|
The average cost of living for a student in Geneva is approximately CHF 2,000 per month.
*Housing in student residences.
Please note that the Erasmus+ scholarship is not applicable for this destination. The funding possibility for this destination is the Swiss-European Mobility Programme SEMP.
Number of places available: 5 students, 1 semester and full year are both possible.
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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