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 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)