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Universität Potsdam is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Potsdam, Germany.

Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st of October - 31st of March
Semester II: 1st of April – 30th of September

Application deadline
Semester I: June 15th
Semester II: 15th of December

Areas of study open to exchange students


Language of instruction

German and some English courses


Normal study load per term:
in credits: ECTS

Number of places available

1 place per year

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Or contact the International Office:

Bart Weerdenburg, Loes van Velzen, Nicole van der Hoeven - Sneijder

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. 

E-mail: io.sbs@uu.nl
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659 (Mondays to Thursdays, not on Fridays)