Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

MA Comparative Literary Studies only.

Student experiences

Read about student experiences.

Academic calendar

Semester I (Winter Semester): approximately October until February
Semester II (Summer Semester): approximately April until July

For more information consult the Academic Calender.

Requirements

Language requirement: a minimum CEFR language level of:

  • B1 in German
    The International Office (UU Humanities) recommends a B2 level at the moment of exchange in order to fully participate in the courses.
  • C1 for courses taught in English
Areas of study open to exchange students

MA students have to take a majority of their courses within the 'Department for English and American Studies' with the masters Moving Cultures and Anglophone Literatures, Cultures and Media. Subjects that are taught here cover English Studies and Literature.

Students are allowed to choose another course within the Faculty of Modern Languages.

Courses at Master’s level

Yes, research master students Comparative Literary Studies only

Language of instruction

German and English

Housing assistance
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.

Approx. 830 € per month (including rent). More information

Credits

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

Number of places available
  • 2 places per year per master: i.e. 2 semester places at Moving Cultures, transcultural encounters and 2 semester places at the master Anglophone Literature, Cultures and Media
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!

Temporary address: Janskerkhof 12, 3512 BL Utrecht till July 18. We will be back at Drift 10 on July 23.
+31 (0)30 253 6046
internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h
  • There is no walk-in hour on July 22.
  • From July 29 till August 10 there are no walk-in hours. You can reach us by telephone and e-mail.

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators, just send an email or call us.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Janskerkhof 12

Staff

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)
Tessel Arendsen (Support Officer)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)