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

Academic calendar
  • Semester I: end of September - end of January
  • Semester II: end of January - end of June

See: Semester dates.


English language proficiency B2 (see CEFR).

Areas of study open to exchange students

Human Geography and Planning.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Accommodation.

Estimated living costs per month

University of Leicester doesn’t provided information. It will probably be something around € 1.000,-.


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

Number of places available

Five places per year for ten months.

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).


The International Office at Leicester University is looking for a trainee, January - May/June 2016.