University of Manchester is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Manchester, United Kingdom.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Fall semester: September – January
Spring semester: January – June

Academic Calendar


Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English is required.

Grade requirement: a minimum of a B average (GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale: 7). This average should be maintained during the period of study immediately preceding the semester or year to be spent at The University of Manchester.
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Areas of study open to exchange students

Courses in Classic & Ancient History only.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

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

Number of places available

2 full year places or 4 semester places per year.

Additional information

Website (Student life in Manchester)

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

Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).

You can also follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!

Contact details

​Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht

+31 (0)30 253 6046

Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators by filling out this web form.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Drift 10.


Gerdien Ramaker-Zijlstra (Exchange Coordinator for Southern and Eastern Europe, Asia, Central and South America)
Monique Hanrath (Exchange Coordinator for Western and Northern Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)