University of Leicester

University of Leicester is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Leicester, United Kingdom.

Student experiences

Student experiences


General information for exchange students

Course information

List of courses

Academic calendar

Semester I: approximately late September – mid January
Semester II: approximately late January – early June

Academic Calendar


Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English is required.

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Areas of study open to exchange students

Students must at least take one course in English Studies at the 'School of Arts'. As long as students meet the pre-requisites (decided on a case by case basis by the separate departments/faculties), they can take courses at other schools within the university. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

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Estimated living costs per month

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Leicester University uses credits instead of ECTS. 15 credits is equal to 7,5 ECTS. You can find more information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

4 places per year. 

Additional information


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!