Sapienza Università di Roma is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Rome, Italy.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I: September - January
Semester II: February - June

Academic Calendar

Examinations are usually held in winter (January and February), summer (June and July).


Language requirement: a B1 language level (CEFR) in Italian 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 are allowed to take courses in Linguistics within the 'Dipartimento di Scienze Documentarie, Lingustico-Filologiche e Geografiche'. However, students are also allowed to take other courses within the faculty 'Lettere e Filosofia'.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Italian, some courses offered in English

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

On average, you will need at least €800-900/month to live in Rome.


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

Handing in and picking up documents

Send an email to