Masaryk University (Brno)

Masaryk University is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of GOVERNANCE

Student experiences

Student experiences


International Student Guide

Exchange students

Erasmus students

Erasmus Information Sheet

Academic calendar

Autumn semester: mid-September – mid-February
Spring semester: mid-February – early July*

*These dates are until the end of the official exam period, however, we notice that students often finish their exchange earlier.

There is also an orientation week

More information


GPA 2.5

See the website for more information

Language requirement: a minimum of a B2 language level in English. You have to submit proof of this language proficiency upon your application at the host university.

Areas of study open for exchange students

Exchange students should choose courses mainly from the department they are primarily nominated to (at least 50 %) but they can choose courses from other departments and faculties too. However, the enrollment in these courses is not guaranteed.

Course catalogue

Courses at Master level


Estimated living costs per month

Your personal expenses per month are estimated at: 200–250 EUR (accommodation excluded)

  • University residence with roommates: approximately 120-215 EUR/bed/month
  • Private apartment with roommates: 200-400 EUR/bedroom/month
  • Meal in a student canteen: 3-5 EUR
  • DPMB student transportation pass:
    • for students < 26 y/o: 11 EUR/month  or 27 EUR/3 months
    • for students > 26 y/o: 22 EUR/month  or 54 EUR/3 months 

See the website for more information.



Type of housing mostly provided: two twin-rooms with ensuite bathroom and mini-kitchenette (fridge, sink and double hotplate) or a shared kitchen. See all the available halls of residence at;
MU assists with the application for MU halls of residence. Students apply for accommodation within the on-line application (see above) where they indicate their approximate arrival/departure date.


European universities use the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) and normally, you obtain 30 ECTS per semester

Study load per semester 22,5 ECTS (minimum) - 30 ECTS credits

See ‘keuzecursussen in het buitenland’ under Studeren in het Buitenland.

Additional information

Erasmus code: CZ_BRNO 05

Places available: 2 students for 1 semester each.

Studeren in het buitenland voor USBO studenten


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