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

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I: September/October - January/February
Semester II: February - July

The actual start and finish dates will vary in the different Schools but each term lasts around 20 weeks and is made up of a teaching period of around 14 weeks and an exam period of around 6 weeks.

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Language requirement: a minimum of B1 language level (CEFR) in Italian is required. More information.

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 can take courses at the Scuola di Studi Umanistici e della Formazione. Subjects taught here cover Archeology, History, and History of Art. Students are also invited to take other courses within the Faculty. More information.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Italian and English

Housing assistance

More information.

Please also consult page 86 of the Student Guide.

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)