The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Academic calendar
  • Fall semester: mid-August — mid-December
  • Spring semester: end of January — mid-May

See: Academic calendar.


You have appropriate proficiency and knowledge of English.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Geosciences, Geography, Environmental Engeneering, and other related engeneering, management and scientific disciplines.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Housing.

Estimated living costs per month

Normal study load per term:
in credits: 15 John Hopkins credits (30 EC) per semester
in courses: 5 courses

Number of places available

Four places per year for Bachelor’s students, and two for Master’s students.

More information

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

For questions about study abroad not answered on this site, you can seek assistance from the International Office Geosciences (about language proficiency, finances, motivation etc.). For questions about study plans and exam regulations, please contact your study advisor.

Email (include your name, programme and student number)
Telephone +31 30  253 95 59
Address Koningsberger building (1st floor)

Opening hours

The International Office is open and can be reached by telephone on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 10:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 14:30 (or by appointment).