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The University of Sheffield is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Academic calendar

Semester I: Mid-September – End of January
Semester II: February – June

Application deadline
Semester I: 29th of June 
Semester II: 26th of October 

All important dates can be found here.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Sociology (you must choose 100% of your courses in the department of Sociological Studies)

Language of instruction


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

More information

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

Or contact the International Office:

Bart Weerdenburg, Loes van Velzen, Nicole van der Hoeven - Sneijder

The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.


Due to the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice. During office hours, you can still reach us by phone or mail. 

Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659 (Mondays to Thursdays, not on Fridays)