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

Requirements

Language requirement: a minimum language level of C1 (CEFR) in English is required. More important info on the language requirements and requirements language tests 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

English

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month
Credits

Normal study load per semester: 60 St Andrews credits (30 ECTS) 

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!

Temporary address: Janskerkhof 12, 3512 BL Utrecht till July 18. We will be back at Drift 10 on July 23.
+31 (0)30 253 6046
internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h
  • There is no walk-in hour on July 22.
  • From July 29 till August 10 there are no walk-in hours. You can reach us by telephone and e-mail.

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators, just send an email or call us.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Janskerkhof 12

Staff

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)
Tessel Arendsen (Support Officer)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)