Università degli Studi di Trieste is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Trieste, Italy.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

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

Examination periods: Approximately January-February, June-July, September-October

Requirements

Language requirement Bachelor: a minimum language level of B1/B2 (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.

Language requirement Master: a minimum language level of B2/C1 (CEFR) in Italian is required.

 

Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can take courses at the Department of Legal, Language, Interpretation and Translation Studies. Courses can then be taken in Communication, Dutch Language and Culture, English Studies, French Studies, German Studies, and Italian Studies. However, it is possible to attend a maximum of 40 percent of your courses at other departments, like Literature, Economy, Political Sciences, and Legal Science. The teachers of these courses must be asked to agree with the fact that Erasmus students attend their classes, but usually this is no problem. 

Courses at Master’s level

Yes

Language of instruction

Italian and English

Housing assistance

The University of Trieste will support incoming mobile participants in finding accommodation on the private market by providing websites offering rooms/flats on rent, associations offering accommodation and/or ESN service. 

More information

Housing Anywhere

Estimated living costs per month

Accommodation: 100-150 Euros for a place in a double room

Food: 100 Euros Transportation: 30 Euros per month

Books: 50 Euros (most of the books can be borrowed at the university libraries)

Internet: 20 Euros; Phone: 20 Euros; Utilities: 30 Euros

Credits

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
 

Number of places available

1 place 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

internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

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.

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)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)