University of Galway, Ollscoil na Gaillimhe
University of Galway is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Galway, Ireland.
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Semester I: approximately September - December
Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English is required.
You are not required to provide any particular certificate of language competence when you make your application, but you should bear in mind that students with limited ability in English are likely to encounter difficulty in reading and discussing academic texts with specialised vocabulary and abstract concepts.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
Subject area: Arts & Humanities and Film studies. Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies. Courses taught here include:
Studenst can only choose course within the Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies.
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
While there is a high demand for housing in Galway, various options are available for students throughout Galway City and its environs.
Please be aware that the housing situation in Galway is similar to Utrecht, and it can be very hard to find accommodation. We advise you to start your search in time.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Monthly rents in Galway on average range from €500 to €860, but range up to €1460 for a two-bedroom apartment.
Please note that this is an approximate estimation, costs may vary depending on your living style and the housing situation.
Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
|Number of places available|
Humanities and Arts: 2 places per year.
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!