Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University School of LAW bachelor students.


Student experiences

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Department of Law and Criminology

Incoming students



Academic calendar

Semester I: September till January

Semester II: January till June


English language: B2

7.5 in VWO English Language or IELTS score of at least 6.0

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Specific information about entry requirements for Dutch students can be found here

More information about other language tests can be found here


Information about accommodation

Where to live during your time at Aberystwyth University will be one of your earliest concerns when planning your visit. Here are some of the benefits of living in university accommodation: high speed internet, insurance included, free sports centre membership, laundry facilities on site, convenient location to academic and campus facilities, choices to live with friends in flats/houses from 2-10 bedrooms.

We are delighted to be able to guarantee a place in University owned or managed accommodation for Erasmus and Incoming Exchange students visiting Aberystwyth University for 2019/2020! To qualify for guaranteed accommodation you must apply for accommodation by 1st August in the year of entry and respond to the offer of accommodation by the deadline date detailed in the Accommodation Offer.

Living costs

Expenditure Cost per Month (approximately)

Aberystwyth University Residences – typical cost (energy and insurance inclusive) > £382

Private Sector Room – typical cost (Energy inclusive) > £400

Contents insurance (Private Sector Room only) > £3.50

Food, Toiletries, Laundry and Household expenses > £250

Travel (within Aberystwyth) > £15

Social > £100

Mobile > £20

Books, Equipment, Stationary > £10


The Erasmus+ Grant is no longer available for exchange students who are going to the UK. The British Universities Transnational Exchange (BUTEX) is offering a scholarship opportunity which students can apply to. You can read more about the scholarship on their website  Read more about other grants on our website.

Areas of study open for exchange students


Courses at Master level



Find more information on the Aberystwyth University's exchange website.

Students will be given specific visa and immigration advice once their application has been accepted.

Check if you need a visa on the website of the UK government.



You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Additional information

Places available

Number of places available: 4 semester places.

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