University of St. Andrews is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Research Master students of the faculty of Humanities in St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately early September – early December
Semester II: approximately late January – May

Academic Calendar


Language requirement: a minimum language level of C1 (CEFR) in English is required. More important info on the language requirements can be found here.

Areas of study open to exchange students
  • Please note: priority for the students of the research master Medieval Studies.
  • Students can take courses at the Department of History. Subject taught here cover Archeology and History.
  • Students may take one course in another department within the university. However, students need to check with the School if they can take these modules. Note that students need to have the relevant background knowledge of the subject. 
Courses at Master’s level

Yes (Research Master only)

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 places per year. 

Additional information

More information

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 see stories of students who have been abroad on Instagram!

International Office Humanities

Our front desk is currently closed until further notice. This means that there are no walk-in hours and it is not possible to make an appointment.  

You can reach us in the following ways:

Please mention your student number in all correspondence!


We are unable to sign physical documents. If you need to have a document signed, please send it to us via email.

Mailing address

Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht
+31 (0)30 253 6046

  • Sanne Boomsma - Head International Office Humanities;
  • Pooi Ji Hang - Exchange Coordinator (South and East Europe, Asia, Central and South America);
  • Monique Hanrath - Exchange Coordinator (North and West Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America);
  • Nelline Bogerd - Support Officer;
  • Agaath Sluijters - Support Officer.
Walk-in office hours

Our front desk is currently closed.

Making an appointment

You can make an appointment via this online form or send an email to

Handing in and picking up documents

Send an email to