Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in London, United Kingdom.

Student experiences

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General Information for Exchange Students

Course Information


Keep in mind that not all courses are accessible for exchange students; you can select 'Associate student modules' at Step 1.

Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately mid-September – January
Semester II : approximately January – April
Semester III: May - June

Academic Calendar


Carefully read the language requirement information from the host university and be aware that an official language certificate such as IELTS or TOEFL might be necessary. Keep in mind the additional cost and time needed to obtain such certificate.

Queen Mary request a IELTS 7.0 overall, ( a minimum of the following is accepted: with 6.5 Writing, 6.0 Reading, 6.0 Speaking and 6.0 Listening as long if the overall remains 7.0)

Areas of study open to exchange students
  • History
  • Comparative Literature
Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Find more information on housing under Pre-arrival Information

Estimated living costs per month

More information


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

Number of places available

4 places per year for History students, and 4 places per year for Comparative Literature students. 

Additional information


Video: Why Queen Mary University of London?

Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).