SNSPA (Bucharest)


National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (SNSPA) is an exchange destination for Utrecht University School of GOVERNANCE students, bachelor & masters.

Student experiences

Student experiences


General information for exchange students

Course information 

Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately October - mid February
Semester II: approximately mid-February - June  

There is also a Orientation Program at the beginning of the semester

Language of instruction

All the courses for Erasmus+ students are in English.

Areas of study open for exchange students

BA program: Communication and Emerging Media

MA programs: Communication and Advertising, Communication and EU Affairs, Project Management.

SNSPA is organizing a Romanian language course during the entire academic year (5 ECTS/semester)


Courses at Master level


Estimated living costs per month

Estimated cost of the rent: privately rented flat 300 EUR/month for a 2 bedroom flat; facilities (privately rented accommodation) 100 EUR/month. Students are encouraged to look for accommodation prior to their arrival. 


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

2 places per year    

Usefull information about Romania

Usefull information about Bucharest

Do you have any questions about this partner university or would you like to know more?

Contact the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.

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