Universidad de Guadalajara

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Universidad de Guadalajara is a universitywide partner in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Course information I

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Academic calendar

Semester I: 2nd week of January - 2nd week of July
Semester II: 2nd week of August - 2nd week of January

Specific dates vary from year to year.


GPA (Average Grade)

There is no GPA requirement for this destination.

Language Requirement

  • A B1 certificate in Spanish is required, but B2 level is recommended to be able to follow courses well or
  • A Language Proficiency Form signed by a Spanish teacher or professor.
Areas of study open to exchange students

All areas

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Mainly Spanish, but there are a few courses offered in English (only at Economics and Administrative Sciences). 

Housing assistance

There is no on campus housing at Universidad de Guadalajara. Housing is easy to find however and is very affordable. 

The university does often provide some tips and tricks, like information on social media platforms or organizations offering accommodation. 

Estimated living costs per month

Average living costs are between 500 and 700 EUR per month, depending on your accommodation and lifestyle. (Estimate from 2022).


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

6 places per year.


Selection was not necessary in the past few years.



If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:

Asia, Latin America & Middle East

Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen
E-mail: region1@uu.nl

North America & UK

Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden
E-mail: region2@uu.nl

Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Spain*

Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen
E-mail: region3@uu.nl

* Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universitat de Barcelona


Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten
E-mail: region4@uu.nl

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General exchange questions

Name: Patrick Chan
Email: exchange@uu.nl

Erasmus+ grant questions

The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.

For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to erasmus@uu.nl

For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.

Phone availability

Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Monday and Thursday, 13:30-15:00 - NOT AVAILABLE: 15 July – 15 August 2024

Make an appointment via Teams

We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.

If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.