University of Oslo is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Oslo, Norway.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I (Autumn Semester): Mid- August - December
Semester II (Spring Semester): January - June

Academic Calendar


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

Areas of study open to exchange students

The agreement subject is Humanities. Students (priority: master Cultural History) can take courses at the Department of Humanities. Subjects that are taught here cover Archeology, Artificial Intelligence, Celtic Studies, Communication, Conflict Studies, Dutch Language and Culture, English Studies, French Studies, Gender Studies, German Studies, History, History of Art, International Relations, Italian Studies, Journalism, Literature, Linguistics, Media, Musicology, Philosophy, and Religion.

Students may also register for courses at any department and faculty as long as they fulfil eventual prerequisites of the course, the course is taught in the semester of the exchange and if there are places available. Students should read the information on the course page, and in case of prerequisites they should make sure the transcript uploaded during application reflects the necessary academic background.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and Norwegian

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

Number of places available

3 places per year. 

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)