University of Southampton

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University of Southampton is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Southampton, United Kingdom.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Application procedure

Academic calendar

Semester I: September – January
Semester II: January – June


Areas of study open to exchange students

Sociology / Psychology

Language of instruction

English language requirements:

  • VWO English grade required: 8 (please note: your VWO diploma can't be older than 2 years by the start of the exchange), or:
  • Language test, please check the website for a list of all accepted tests and scores. 
Housing assistance

Information about student accommodation


A minimun GPA of 3.0 (7,0) is required. 

Cost of living

Estimated cost of living


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

Number of places available

4 places per year. 2 for Sociology and 2 for Psychology

Additional information

Students need to choose at least 75 percent of their courses in the faculty they are selected for