If you are a student from another faculty or another university the Faculty of Humanities offers you the opportunity to follow one or more Bachelor’s and Master's courses.

Courses

In the Course Offerings of Utrecht University, you can search for courses. Here, you will find course descriptions, schedules and whether it is possible to register for this course as a minor student. At all different Humanities programmes, at the Study Programme page under Courses, you wil find the courses of that particular programme.  

Schedules

See our Academic Year Calendar , which shows the different study periods, semesters and holidays. Read more about the scheduling of courses and exams, using timeslots.

Enrolment

You have to register for every course. How you have to register for courses, depends on whether you are a student at Utrecht University or not.

Utrecht University students enrol during an enrolment period

Bachelor's courses

For bachelor's courses, you will have to enrol using OSIRIS student

Master's courses

If you want to enroll in Master's courses while you are a student at Utrecht University, and is your study programme not affiliated with the Faculty of Humanities, then you need permission from the course coordinator to enrol. Please send an email to the Humanities Student Desk, naming your studentnumber and the course code of the course you want to follow. Please make sure to send us the permission from the course coordinator as well.

Courses with priority rules

Many courses have a limited number of available places. For these courses, priority rules apply. Certain groups of students are guaranteed a place, provided they register on time. Other students will be placed by means of random selection. Two weeks before course registration starts, we will publish a list of priority-rules courses on this page. Please note that you can only register for priority-rules courses in the first two weeks of a course registration period.

Students from outside Utrecht University enrol during an enrolment period using a registration form. 

Bachelor's courses

Students from outside of Utrecht University use this registration form. to enrol in a Humanities course. Besides that please also send a Proof of Registration from your own educational instituion. You can email the documents to the Humanities Student Desk.

Master's courses

You can enrol for a master's course using this registration form. You will need permission from the course coordinator to enrol. Besides that please also send a Proof of Registration from your own educational instituion. You can email the documents to the Humanities Student Desk.

Courses with priority rules

Many courses have a limited number of available places. For these courses, priority rules apply. Certain groups of students are guaranteed a place, provided they register on time. Other students will be placed by means of random selection. Two weeks before course registration starts, we will publish a list of priority-rules courses on this page. Please note that you can only register for priority-rules courses in the first two weeks of a course registration period.

If you're not currently registered as a student at a University or University of Applied Sciences, you can enrol in contract teaching courses, paying a fixed price per course.

more information

If you have any questions or require more information, please contact the Humanities Student Desk.