University of Limerick

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University of Limerick is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Limerick, Ireland.

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Application procedure

Academic calendar

Semester I: September - Mid December
Semester II: Mid January - Mid May

Areas of study open to exchange students

Psychology & Sociology


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Information about student accommodation


The normal course load at the University of Limerick is 5 modules per semester. Exchange students are limited to a maximum of 5 modules and a minimum of 4 modules per semester.

Students are normally required to take at least 3 modules from within the subject area of the Exchange Agreement and may take a further two modules outside this subject area. Acceptance on these modules is subject to academic prerequisites, timetabling constraints and number of students enrolled. Exchange students are allowed to take just 4 modules if they have written confirmation from their home university.

Each course is awarded 6 ECTS credits.

Cost of living

Estimated cost of living

Number of places available

7 places per year: 4 Psychology & 3 Sociology