Universität Basel is a universitywide partner in Basel, Switzerland.
|Universitywide / Faculty|
This means this exchange destination is available to all students of Utrecht University
Fall semester: mid-September – end of December
Spring semester: mid-February – end of May
German: B1 and/or English: B2.
Knowledge of German language is required. There is no need to show evidence of a German exam, but taking an exam is always recommended.
|Areas of study open to UU students|
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
Mainly courses in the (main) langauge of the country, limited courses in English. See all courses in the course catalogue.
You need to show your proficiency in the language of instruction if courses are not in English.
Yes. More information
Please note that students studying in Switzerland cannot apply for the Erasmus grant but for the Swiss European Mobility Programme.
|Estimated living costs per month|
The cost of living vary greatly depending on personal circumstances and individual requirements. The following figures should therefore be regarded as guidelines:
- Housing: 450 CHF
- Food: 350 CHF
- Education costs (books, copies, scripts): 150 CHF
The credit points awarded at the University of Basel are equivalent to ECTS, based on student workload. The marking scale of the grading system used at the University of Basel ranges from 1(fail) to 6 (excellent), with passing grade 4.
|Number of places available|
2 places per year
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.