École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales de Paris is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Paris, France.


Student experiences

There are currently no student experiences available.

Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately October – February
Semester II: approximately March – June


Language requirement: a minimum level of B2 language level (CEFR) in French is required.


Areas of study open to exchange students

Students are free to personalise their plan of study by taking courses within every faculty of the university, except the 'Paris School of Economics' (Master APE and PPD).  

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

The EHESS does not offer accommodation; students are responsible for making their own housing arrangements. However, the guest office can help in the search of an accommodation in Paris.

Crous Paris and CIUP can be helpful.

More information

Estimated living costs per month

About 1000 EUR per month.

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


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 follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!

Contact details

​Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht

+31 (0)30 253 6046


Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators by filling out this web form.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Drift 10.


Gerdien Ramaker-Zijlstra (Exchange Coordinator for Southern and Eastern Europe, Asia, Central and South America)
Monique Hanrath (Exchange Coordinator for Western and Northern Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)