Université Paul Valéry Montpellier III is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Montpellier, France.

Academic calendar

Semester I:7th of September – 18th of December
Semester II: 4th of January – 15th of July

Application deadline
Semester I: 31st May
Semester II: 30th September

Areas of study open to exchange students


Language of instruction

French, B1 level obliged.

Housing assistance

For information about accommodation click here

Credits and grading

Normal study load per term:
In courses: Fail to very good
In credits: ECTS (60 ECTS is one full year)

Number of places available

4 places per year

Additional Information

Students must choose at least 75 per cent of their courses at the department of Psychology

More information

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

Or contact the International Office:

International Office of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Visiting address: Sjoerd Groenman building
Padualaan 14, 3584 CH Utrecht

E-mail: io.sbs@uu.nl
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659

Walk-in Office Hours (max. 5 min a person)

Only for short questions and handing in documents.
Location: Information Desk STIP, ground floor, Sjoerd Groenman building

Monday: 2 pm - 3 pm.
Tuesday: 12 pm - 1 pm
Thursday: 11 am - 12 pm

Please note: The International Office is closed from 29 July to 16 August.

Office Hours by appointment

Appointments can be made via email: io.sbs@uu.nl (please, add your phone number).

Tuesday: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursday: 11 am - 12 pm


Bart Weerdenburg (Coordinator International Relations)
Present: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Nicole van den Hoeven-Sneijder (International Officer)
Present: Monday and Thursday

Loes van Velzen (International Officer)
Present: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Tessel Arendsen (International Officer)
Present: Tuesday and Wednesday

International office of Utrecht University

For questions about universitywide programmes, contact one of the University International Office employees.