University of Leeds (United Kingdom) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

I feel like a learned more in one semester at the University of Leeds than in a year at Utrecht University.
Academic calendar
  • Semester 1: end of September — mid-January
  • Semester 2: end of January — beginning of June

See: Term dates.


English language proficiency B2 (see CEFR).

Areas of study open to exchange students

Earth Sciences; Innovation, Environmental and Energy Sciences; Human Geography and Planning.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Accomodation.

Estimated living costs per month

About € 1.000,-. See: Cost of Living.


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

Number of places available

Three places of 10 monts per year.

More information

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

For questions about study abroad not answered on this site, you can seek assistance from the International Office Geosciences (about language proficiency, finances, motivation etc.). For questions about study plans and exam regulations, please contact your study advisor.

Email (include your name, programme and student number)
Telephone +31 30  253 95 59
Address Koningsberger building (1st floor)

Opening hours

The International Office is open and can be reached by telephone on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 10:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 14:30 (or by appointment).