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


Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information per term

My UVic Life

Social media



Why UVic is the place to go on exchange (YouTube)

Academic calendar

First Term: 1st week of September – end of December
Second Term: 1st week of January – end of April

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Areas of study open to exchange students
  • Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities

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Courses at Master’s level

Yes. Students wishing to take courses at the graduate level will be required to request permission to take courses from specific professors or departments and the Faculty of Graduate Studies based on prior learning and knowledge after they are accepted into our exchange program.

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Assistance with finding off-campus housing is available for students throughout the month of August. Limited on-campus housing is available for incoming exchange students. Please see the Residence Services website for further details.

Estimated living costs per month

Annual costs for students


Credits and grading

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

YouTube Video

“International Students find a home at the University of Victoria”

“See what your mind can do”

Number of places available

16 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.



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