Universidade de Coimbra


Universitywide / Faculty


This means this exchange destination is available to all students of Utrecht University

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General information for exchange students

Course information

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Academic calendar

Semester 1: September-February

Semester 2: February- July

More information


Entry requirements may differ per course.

Areas of study open to exchange students

All areas. Please always check Universidade de Coimbra website for specific entry requirements per course or department.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Mostly courses in the native language. You need to show your proficiency in the language of instruction if courses are not in English. 

Housing assistance

Mobility students may book their own accommodation at student residences or private lodging by using the online accommodation platform of the University of Coimbra available at this website.

Estimated living costs per month

You will need about 500 euros per month to cover accommodation, school materials, transport, meals and other expenses.

More detailed information


Normal study load per term in credits: 30 ECTS, in courses: 4-6 course units

Grading system: 0-20 scale
Minimum pass: 10

Number of places available

4 places per year



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