Aarhus University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Aarhus, Denmark.

Student experiences

Read about student experiences.

Academic calendar

Semester I: August –  January
Semester II: January – June

Academic Calendar

Areas of study open to exchange students

Subject of the agreement is Humanities. Students have to take at least two courses within the German department. Also, as a student, you are allowed to take one other course within the 'Department of Communication & Culture', as long as you meet all prerequisites. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English, Danish


Language requirement: a language level of B2 (CEFR) in English is required for most programmes. Some programmes like English language and culture will require a C1 level.

More information about language requirements.

Housing assistance

More information can be found here and here.

Survivor's guide to finding housing in Aarhus. 


Estimated living costs per month

This information is subject to change. It is meant to be an indication. Costs may differ due to personal circumstances.

- Housing: EUR 350-600/month

- Meals: EUR 200/month

- Books: EUR 40/month

- Local transportation: EUR 50/month

Estimated per month: Approx. EUR 890/month

More information


Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS 

Number of places available

2 places per year. 

Additional information

More information

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

Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).

You can also see stories of students who have been abroad on Instagram!

International Office Humanities

Our front desk is currently closed until further notice. This means that there are no walk-in hours and it is not possible to make an appointment.  

You can reach us in the following ways:

Please mention your student number in all correspondence!


We are unable to sign physical documents. If you need to have a document signed, please send it to us via email.

Mailing address

Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht
+31 (0)30 253 6046


  • Sanne Boomsma - Head International Office Humanities;
  • Pooi Ji Hang - Exchange Coordinator (South and East Europe, Asia, Central and South America);
  • Monique Hanrath - Exchange Coordinator (North and West Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America);
  • Nelline Bogerd - Support Officer;
  • Agaath Sluijters - Support Officer.
Walk-in office hours

Our front desk is currently closed.

Making an appointment

You can make an appointment via this online form or send an email to internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl.

Handing in and picking up documents

Send an email to internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl.