BA/BSc Programmes

The bachelor's programmes offered by Leiden University.

Bachelor’s programmes not requiring Dutch proficiency

Most BA/BSC programmes are taught in Dutch:



The Faculty of Humanities offers three English taught Bachelor programmes.

The Bachelor programmes below are mostly taught in Dutch:

  • African Languages and Cultures
  • Ancient Cultures of the Mediterranean World
  • Art History
  • Chinese Studies
  • Classics
  • Dutch Language and Culture
  • English Language and Culture
  • Film and Literary Studies
  • French Language and Culture
  • German Language and Culture


  • History
  • Italian Language and Culture
  • Japanese Studies
  • Korean Studies
  • Latin America Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies
  • Russian Studie


More information in Dutch can be found on 'Studeren in Leiden'.



Medicine / LUMC


Specific diploma requirements for science programmes

Social and Behavioural Sciences

Last Modified: 05-09-2017