Universität Bern is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Bern, Switzerland.
Semester I: mid-September – mid-January
Semester II: mid-February – June
The Introduction Week for exchange students takes place in the week prior to the semester. Participation is compulsory for all exchange students. It includes several welcome and information events, a university tour, a city tour and a day trip.
German or English.
B2 level in German or English needed.
There are several students residences. As the number of rooms is limited and early application is highly recommended.
Information and online application form available at www.vbsl.ch.
Information and online application form available at www.studentenresidenz.ch.
More student residences and further information on accommodation
www.incoming.unibe.ch - Accommodation
Students must allow for a minimum of CHF 1,500 per month to cover living expenses in Switzerland.
Normal study load per term:
In courses: 1 to 6 with a minimum of 4
In credits: 30 ECTS per semester
1 place per year
Or contact the International Office:
The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.
Due to the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice. During office hours, you can still reach us by phone or mail. Please note, between July 16 and August 9, you can only reach us via email.
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659 (Mondays to Thursdays, not on Fridays)