Uppsala University

Uppsala University is an exchange destination in Uppsala, Sweden. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master students in Natural Sciences, Chemistry, Computing Science and Mathematics of Utrecht University, Faculty of Science.

Fields of study

Bachelor and master Natural Sciences, Chemistry, Computing Sciences and Mathematics

Student experiences

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General information

General information new students

General information for exchange students

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Academic calendar

Semester 1: September – mid January

Semester II: mid-January – June

Academic calender


For Basic Swedish language courses: courses Basic Swedish

The majority of bachelor courses is taught in Swedish. For the bachelor courses taught in the English language most courses need a prerequisite knowledge of 120 credits prior to coming to Uppsala. If you have not done 120 EC, then please carefully check the entry requirements of the courses you are interested in.

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and Uppsala University and the Departments of Natural Sciences, Computer Sciences and Mathematics.

Courses at Master’s level


Courses taught in English

Courses exchange students

Housing assistance

Housing and Finance

Housing Office

Estimated living costs per month

About SEK 7300 per month.

Credits and grading

Normal study load per term: 30 ects.

Courses are 7,5 or 15 ects (5 or 10 weeks period). Full time study load is 1,5 credits per week.

Grading system

Number of places available

2 semester places per year. Selection was not necessary in the fast few years.

Contact information

Any questions?

The International Officer at the Faculty of Science is Tessa Schutte.

Walk-in office hours are back: every Tuesday from 11-12 AM in the International Office, Minnaert building, room 1.17. In case this timeslot does not suit you, please make an (online) appointment below here: