University of Turku
University of Turku is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Turku, Finland.
"Everyone spoke English and was really welcoming. Also, Finland had a lot to offer: not only nature, but also culture!" - experience from a former exchange student
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General information for exchange students
Course information, Study Guide
Semester I (Autumn Semester): approximately September – December
Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English and/or Finnish is required.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
Humanities. Subjects taught here include:
Students are allowed to take courses across faculty borders with some restrictions (e.g. in Social Sciences and Education). 50% of the courses should be from the faculty of the agreement.
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
You can apply for housing only after you have been admitted to University of Turku. It is your responsibility to arrange accommodation for yourself. University of Turku cannot unfortunately guarantee or arrange housing for students.
|Estimated living costs per month|
This information is subject to change. It is meant to be an indication. Costs may differ due to personal circumstances.
In general you should have minimum 600 €/month/person in your use. This amount covers only the most necessary costs and does not include leisure activities. There will be some extra costs right in the beginning of your stay but some of those fees are refundable and several of them are optional.
Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
|Number of places available|
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!