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.

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
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 Exchange Officer at the Faculty of Science is Tessa Schutte.

Our open office hours are cancelled until further notice. However, you can e-mail us via science.internationaloffice@uu.nl for questions or to make an appointment for a call via Microsoft Teams. 

The list of exchange destinations has been composed with great care, however the UU International Offices cannot be held responsible for any mistakes. Please note that the number of places available at our partner universities is being negotiated, therefore the numbers for 2022-2023 may be subject to change.

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.