LUMSA University (Rome)

LUMSA Università is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Rome, Italy.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Italian Language course

Practical information

Academic calendar

Semester I: October – December
Semester II: February – May

Academic Calendar


Language requirements: for Italian-taught courses, a B1 language level (CEFR) in Italian is required. For English-taught courses a B2 language level (CEFR) in English is required.

Please note: it is not guaranteed that you can follow English-taught courses due to limited access.

To participate in Italian-taught courses, the International Office (UU Humanities) also recommends a B2 level in Italian in order to be able to fully participate (although LUMSA's requirement is B1).

Areas of study open to exchange students

Subject area: Humanities. Department of Human Studies. Courses taught here include:

  • Communication and Information studies 
  • English Language and Culture
  • French Language and Culture
  • German Language and Culture
  • History
  • Italian Language and Culture
  • Literary Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Media and Culture
  • Religious Studies
  • Spanish Language and Culture

Students are also allowed to take courses at other departments within the university.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Italian and English (English is not guaranteed due to limited access)

Housing assistance

More information can be found here and here

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


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Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).