Universiteit Antwerpen is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Antwerp, Belgium.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I: mid September – end of January
Semester II: February – early July

Academic Calendar

Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can either take courses in Journalism, Archeology and History, or Linguistics. 

Courses at Master’s level

Yes

Language of instruction

Mainly Dutch, some courses in English.

Housing assistance

For students staying in Antwerp for one semester or less than 6 months the housing application is included in the application. Students staying longer than 6 months will make their own arrangements.

There is plenty of offer on the student accommodation market in Antwerp. Most rooms are rented for a period of 10 to 12 months, so students staying for a full academic year should have no problem finding a room.

More information about housing for exchange students.

Estimated living costs per month
Credits

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
Course units at the University of Antwerp mostly have an ECTS value of 3 or 6 credits.

Number of places available

Journalism/Media: 2 places per year

Languages: 1 place per year

History: 2 places per year

Additional information
Requirements

Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in the language of instruction (Dutch/English) is required.

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)