University of New South Wales is an exchange destination for bachelor and master students of Utrecht University, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
Starting in 2019, UNSW Sydney will transition to a new academic calendar titled UNSW3+
The academic year at UNSW is divided into four academic terms;
Term 1, from mid-February until mid-May.
Term 2, from early June until late August.
Term 3, from mid-September until mid-December.
(Australian) Summer/January Term, from early January until mid-February.
UNSW will offer two tailored terms for Study Abroad and Exchange Students:
Tailored Term 1: Summer Term + Term 1, from early January until mid-May.
Tailored Term 3: T2C (August) Term + Term 3, from mid-August until mid-December.
See also this folder
Minimum average grade (when applying at UU): 3.0 GPA or 65% credit average (Aus) = 6.5 (Netherlands).
English: UNSW recognises a number of English Language tests and English Preparation Courses which can be undertaken to meet the University’s English language requirements: More information.
UNSW assists with finding housing. On-campus housing (residence halls), student apartments and off-campus housing are available. All these can be arranged through the Housing Office. The ISS-marketplace is also the online database available to help with housing, furniture etc. There’s a non-refundable housing administration fee of AU$ 25.
For an international student the average costs of living, housing and personal expenses depends on personal tastes and preferences. UNSW has got more information on their website.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
3 places per each semester in total (1 place per department per semester)
See for more information
As an exchange student, you are eligible to apply for a student visa for the duration of your study (either one semester or one year). Exchange students are classified as a non-award student (student visa sub class 575).
See for more information: http://www.international.unsw.edu.au/visas
Areas of study: UNSW offers a width breadth of courses for BA's + MA's exchange students across eight faculties:
Art & Design
Arts & Social Sciences
See for more specific information and restiction the fact sheet (above at this page) and the student handbook here below:
Shortly before the start of each semester, we hold a compulsory orientation program to ensure that you are correctly enrolled and settled. It’s a good opportunity for you to meet other students and become familiar with Sydney.
Do you have any questions about this partner university or would you like to know more?
Contact the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
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Contact International Exchange Office Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
Need to have your STUDY PLAN signed? Contact the study advisor at your School (department).
For general questions and handing in or picking up Erasmus documents, you can visit the International Exchange Office at the Student Desk (you do not have to make an appointment).
We are located at Janskerkhof 3, Utrecht (at the School of Law)
Walk-in hours: Monday and Wednesday from 3 PM until 4:30 PM
Telephone / Email
+31 (0)30 253 7289
You can make an appointment by sending an email. Don't forget mention your student number. You can also call +31 (0)30 253 7289.
Please note that Utrecht University offices will be closed during the December holidays from 23rd of December 2019 untill the 6th of January 2020. We wish you all the warmest of holiday cheer!
International Exchange Office - Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
3512 BK Utrecht