University College Cork


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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Welcome to UCC 2019 (YouTube)

Academic calendar

Semester I: 3rd week of September – 1st week of December
Semester II:  3rd week of January – end of March


Students are expected to have a good level of English in order to be able to follow classes.

Areas of study open to exchange students

All areas, except:

  • Law


  • Film studies
  • Digital Humanities

List of modules/subject areas are listed in our Book of Modules for Visiting Students

Courses at Master’s level

No. The majority of modules available to Erasmus students are at the bachelor level.

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Campus accommodation and other housing options

Estimated living costs per month

In between €940 - €1580 depending on lifestyle, including accommodation, deposit, food, travel, books and personal expenses. More information


Normal study load per term in credits:  30 ECTS, in courses: 2 – 6.

Grading system: 0% - 100%
Minimum pass is: 40%

Number of places available

8 places per year. 


Selection was necessary in the past few years.

You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.

Buildings surrounding a field of grass in typical English college style at the University College Cork.