University of Aruba is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the School of Governance at the faculty of Law, Economics and Governance in Oranjestad, Aruba.

Student experiences

International exchange programs (incoming students)



Academic calendar

August - January
February - May

Academic Calendar 2020-2021


Language:The University of Aruba is an official bilingual institution (English/Dutch). English taught programs require students to have a certified proficiency level in English already.

Language courses are available to incoming students in Papiamento, English and Spanish. Although not official languages of Aruba, the majority of people speak English, Dutch and/or Spanish allowing students to integrate easily outside the University.


Areas of study open for exchange students

Basically at the Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) in the field of Organization, Governance and Management (OGM) / Social Work and Development

Course catalogue

But in case students have previous knowledge also at the Faculty for  Faculty for Accounting, Finance and Marketing (FEF)
As an international exchange student, you can plan your courses by combining various courses offered by FEF, or combine these with courses offered at the other faculties at the University of Aruba.
Courses offered at the FEF are not limited to students in a Business program, but it is highly recommended for students to have previous knowledge in the field of Accounting & Finance and/or Marketing to be able to successfully complete the chosen courses at our faculty.



Courses at Master level


Estimated living costs per month



You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Additional information

Number of places: 2 for 1 semester each

It is not possible to apply for an Erasmus+ scholarship since Aruba is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.


International Student Guide Book 

Social Media

More information

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

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 details International Exchange Office

Attention! Due to the developments concerning the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice.

You can reach us at for questions or othe signing of documents. Please mention your UU student number and field of study. 

You will be able to reach us by phone on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1.30 PM to 3 PM +31 (0)30 253 7289.

Vera Noot
non-Europe: Paula Banning
For questions or appointments, please contact the exchange coordinators at

International Exchange Office - Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
Janskerkhof 3
3512 BK Utrecht
The Netherlands