Europa Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany.

Student experiences

There are currently no student experiences available.

Academic calendar

Semester I: mid-October until mid-February, then exam period
Semester II: early April until mid-July, then exam period

For more information consult the Academic Calendar.

Academic Calendar


Students should:
- have finished their first year of Bachelor studies
- meet entry requirements for the selected courses

Language requirement: a language level of B1/B2 (CEFR) in German is required.

The International Office (UU Humanities) recommends a B2 level at the moment of exchange in order to fully participate in the courses.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can take courses at the Faculty of Social and Cultural Sciences, which has courses in Communication, History, International Relations, Literature, Linguistics, and Philosophy. However, students may also take courses from other faculties, like Law, Business Administration, and Economics, where you can study in English and/or German. For some courses there is a limited number of students allowed, which means that not every exchange student can always enter every course he or she wishes to take. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

German and English

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

Number of places available

2 places per year. 

Additional information

Frankfurt (Oder) lies in the heart of Europe on the river Oder and directly on the border with Poland, about 1 hour away of the German capital Berlin. Frankfurt (Oder) is often confused with Frankfurt am Main, but they are two different cities.



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)