University of Leicester
University of Leicester is an exchange destination for Bachelor students of Utrecht University; School of Economics and School of Governance
We run an Orientation at the beginning of each semester (September and January). During Orientation students will be able to attend our
Students may only attend for 1 semester of a full academic year (NOT 1 or 2 terms).
Students will be considered for the Alterative English qualifications if they have a VWO diploma, with a grade 7 for English.
For other accepted tests, please check this link
Erasmus incoming students are expected to be of good academic standing. Students must check the module options and restrictions and check compatibllity with their own curriculum prior to submitting their application.
|Areas of study open for exchange students|
Students from Utrecht University accepted at 'Business', and 'Politics and International Relations'
Isced codes: 0410 / 0311 / 10.6 / 44 / 314 / 313
(Political Science and civics, Public administration, Business, Business and administration, Economics)
We are unable to guarantee a place in university accommodation (but in past years all students that applied have been placed). Halls are grouped as either Oadby Student Village (OSV) or City Living. The OSV is approximately a 40 minute walk from the main campus, and there is a regular bus to and from campus. Shops and a supermarket are nearby, and students can enjoy the University’s botanical garden. City Living halls are approximately a 10 minute walk from the main campus.
For information on university accommodation at Leicester please see:
Leicester is consistently rated one of the most affordable places in the UK. How much each student spends will depend on their choices.
Surveys by HSBC (14/15) have found that the University of Leicester is the most affordable place for undergraduate students in the UK.
How much a student spends will depend on their choices, however we estimate that students should budget approx. Eur. 880,- per month for a student lifestyle to cover accommodation, lighting, heating, food and personal expenses (*2017)
The British Universities Transnational Exchange (BUTEX) are offering a scholarship opportunity which students can apply to. You can read more about the scholarship on their website
If your passport is from a country outside the EU/EEA, then you will need to apply for a Student Visa/Entry Clearance.
When you need a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK, you will also need to meet the English language requirements for that. These requirements are set by the UK Government.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
Number of places available: 2 studens for a full year or 4 for a semester
Do you have any questions about this partner university or would you like to know more?
Contact the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
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