Uppsala University

Uppsala University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Uppsala, Sweden.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Please note: The agreement with Uppsala University is with the Department of History.

You are advised to look for courses within this department and the Faculty of Arts. Following courses at other departments of the Faculty of Arts is at the discretion of the Department. Make sure you are eligible.

If you are interested in other courses outside the Faculty, check out this website and consult the Erasmus coordinator of the Department of History in Uppsala.

Academic calendar

Semester I: late August – mid January
Semester II: mid January – early June

Find the Academic Calendar under Course mapping for exchange students


Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English/Swedish is required.

Information about Swedish courses

Areas of study open to exchange students

Humanities (except languages). Subjects taught here include:

  • Gender Studies
  • History
  • History of Art
  • Literary Studies
  • Musicology
  • Philosophy

Students can take up to 50% of their courses in other faculties at the university, as long as they meet the requirements. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and Swedish

Housing assistance

Housing for exchange students

Estimated living costs per month

Financing exchange studies


Normal study load per semester: 30 EC

Number of places available

4 places

Additional information


Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).