Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Nice, France.

Student experiences

General information for exchange students

Information for international students

Course information (students can take any course offered by the Faculté des Arts, Lettres et Langues) 

Academic calendar

Semester I: October - February
Semester II: February - July

Academic calendar


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


Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can take courses at the Faculte des Lettres. Subjects taught here cover English, French, German, Italian Studies, and Linguistics. Also, students are allowed to take up til 10 percent of their courses in other fields within the faculty. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

The cheapest means of accommodation in Nice is provided by CROUS college rooms (in French “Comité Régional des Oeuvres Universitaires et Scolaires”). International students coming to UNS by means of supervised mobility programs (Erasmus for example) should contact the person in charge of the relevant program in the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. 

More information

Estimated living costs per month

No information available.


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)