Uppsala University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Uppsala, Sweden.

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Please note: The agreement with Uppsala University is with the Department of History.

You are advised to look for courses within this department and the Faculty of Arts. Following courses at other departments of the Faculty of Arts is at the discretion of the Department. Make at least sure you are eligible.

If you are interested in other courses outside the Faculty, check out this website and consult the Erasmus coordinator of the Department of History in Uppsala.

 

 

 

 

Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately late August – mid-January
Semester II: approximately mid-January – early June

Academic Calendar

Requirements

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

Information about Swedish courses

Areas of study open to exchange students

Student have to take 75 percent of their courses within the 'Department of History'. Subjects taught here are Archeology, History, and Philosophy. A maximum of 25 percent of the courses can be taken within other departments of the university. It is recommended to take courses within the 'Faculty of Arts', but you may choose courses outside of the faculty. Note that each department decides whether students are qualified to follow their courses and if students get placed. 

Courses at Master’s level

Yes

Language of instruction

English and Swedish

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

More information (scroll to 'Financing').

Credits

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
 

Number of places available

4 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

internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

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, 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, Drift 10.

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)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)