Uppsala University is an exchange destination in Uppsala, Sweden. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master students in Natural Sciences, Physics, Chemistry, Computing Science and Mathematics of Utrecht University, Faculty of Science.
|Fields of study|
Bachelor and master Natural Sciences, Physics, Chemistry, Computing Sciences and Mathematics
You can take courses from the Faculty of Science & Technology, so not specifically focused on one field.
|Number of places available|
2 semester places per year. More places may be possible, however, only for the Spring Semester.
Selection was necessary in the last years.
Semester 1: September – mid January
Semester II: mid-January – June
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|
Formal exchange students from exchange agreements with a good balance between incoming and outgoing students are given priority for student housing, given that they submit their housing application on time and accept an offer for housing when made.
At Uppsala University there are no halls of residences, colleges or other forms of ‘university housing’. All rooms that students live in are regular rooms owned by a variety of different housing companies. These rooms are administered by the private company Uppsala University Housing Office. The Uppsala University Housing Office has a detailed website explaining all you might need to know about housing in Uppsala and Visby.
More information on housing at Uppsala University can be found here.
|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.