Will the offered courses in the spring semester be the same as in the fall semester?
No, our course offer differs per semester. Please check the course offer for the spring semester and consult your home university
Can I defer my exchange to the Fall Semester 2021/2022?
Your home university needs to nominate you again. Please contact them and follow their procedures.
I would like to defer my application, what should I take in to consideration?
We recommend that you look at our academic calender and whether that matches with yours, also have a look at the courses given in the spring semester as they may differ signaficantly from the ones in the fall semester. If you wish to proceed, we ask that you contact your home university and see if they can nominate you.
If it is possible to defer my exchange, do I need to submit a new application?
Yes, we will need up to date information from you and therefore we will ask you to submit a new application if your home university nominates you again.
Am I at a disadvantage if I want to re-register with Utrecht University in 2021/2022?
If you are selected by your home university to join us in 2021/2022, the current cancellation will not cause any disadvantage.
When will we hear whether the spring semester can continue on campus?
Given the uncertainty of the COVID-19 situation we can't give an exact date, but we'll make sure to inform you on time in case the semester gets cancelled. Please consider the possiblity that the spring semester will also be cancelled and discuss your back-up options with your home university.
The courses in the spring semester are mainly on level 2 or 3, can I also study level 1 courses?
A large part of our course offer in the spring semester is on level 2 or 3. Level 1 courses offered in the spring semester will be listed on our website.
If I defer my exchange to the spring semester but the situation remains the same and physical exchange is not possible, will I then still be able to cancel?
Yes, in case the decision has to be made to also offer the spring semester virtually, you can cancel your application at that time.