University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh is an exchange destination in Edinburgh, UK. This destination is specifically for bachelor Physics students of Utrecht University, Faculty of Science.

Fields of study

Bachelor Physics

Number of places available

2 places of 10 months of 4 places of 5 months per year.

Selection was not necessary in the past few years.

Student experiences

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Information for Erasmus Students

International Students Homepage

Course information for exchange students

Social Media





Academic calendar

Semester 1: September - December

Semester II: January – May

Academic calender


Minimum GPA 3.0 or equivalent.

Students are expected to be in their 2nd year of university or above.

Language requirements

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and the University of Edinburgh and the Department of Physics. 

Courses at Master’s level



All courses are taught in English

Housing assistance

Information about accommodation

Estimated living costs per month

More information


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

Contact information

The International Officer of the Faculty of Science is Noor Weelink. 


Questions? Please make an (online) appointment below.