Universität Köln is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Cologne, Germany.
" I would definitely recommend Universität Köln because of the people there. They are so welcoming and open and you can ask them anything. They will always help you. The atmosphere is very very nice!" - experience from a former exchange student
Read about student experiences.
Semester I (Winter Semester): approximately October – February
Language requirement: German Level B1 (CEFR) is required.
More information about German language courses can be found here.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
Students can take Dutch Language and Culture courses at the Institute of Dutch Studies. Students are also invited to take courses at other departments within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.
Students can take Media courses at the Institute of Media Culture and Theater. Students are also invited to take courses at other departments within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.
The Department of German as Foreign Language (DaF) offers German language courses for international exchange students before and during the semester. Online pre-registration is mandatory!
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
German and English (for Humanities: Dutch)
|Estimated living costs per month|
Room in a student dormitory of the "Kölner Studierendenwerk": €141 to €361
Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
Depending on the module's workload students are awarded either 6, 9 or 12 credit points.
|Number of places available|
Humanities: 2 places per year
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 see stories of students who have been abroad on Instagram!