Universitat de València

Universitat de València is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Valencia, Spain.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Guide for incoming students

Course information

Guide for how to find courses

Courses held in English

Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately September – January
Semester II: approximately February – July

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Language requirement: a minimum language level of B1 (CEFR) in Spanish is recommended.

The International Office (HUM) recommends a B2 level at the moment of exchange in order to fully participate in the courses.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can take courses at the Faculty of Language studies, Translation and Communication

Note that students have to take a minimum of 50% of their courses in the Faculty of Language studies, Translation and Communication, more specific at Hispanic Studies. – for the other 50% they can choose courses of any other degree in the University of Valencia.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Spanish (75%), Catalan-Valencian (20%), English (5%).

Students are encouraged to take the Spanish intensive course in September. 

Language courses

Housing assistance

Students are responsible for arranging their own accommodation. Nevertheless, although the University of Valencia has no housing office, it does offer a few options of its own.

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Estimated living costs per month

Roughly 700 €, including rent. On average, a meal at the campus can cost you around 6 euros.
This information is subject to change. It is meant to be an indication. Costs may differ due to personal circumstances.

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Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

Number of places available

4 places per year. 

Additional information


Data sheet

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 see stories of students who have been abroad on Instagram!