Study abroad

Want to expand your horizons and add extra challenge to your studies? Then follow part of your study programme abroad! On this page you will find information on studying abroad that applies to your study programme. Via the button below you can read all important general information, such as various options, destinations and the application deadline.

General information about Studying Abroad

Take an additional year in Bochum

Have you completed the German language specific track in Intercultural communication, Literature today or Meertaligheid en taalverwerving and obtained 60 EC? Then you can extend your master's degree with an additional year in Germany.

The Utrecht one-year diploma is considered admission to the two-year MA at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB, Germany) after which you will study in Bochum for another year. In Bochum, you can specialise in Germanistische Linguistik [only ICC and Meertaligheid en Taalverwerving] or Neuere deutsche Literaturwissenschaft [only Literature Today]. This is exclusively for UU students. For further information consult professor Ewout van der Knaap via

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