University of Southampton

The University of Southampton (United Kingdom) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Student experiences
Academic calendar
  • Fall Semester: End of September – end of January
  • Spring Semester: End of January – mid June

See: Term dates.


English language proficiency B2 (see CEFR).

Areas of study open to exchange students
  • Geography (undergraduate and postgraduate)
  • Ocean and Earth Sciences (only ondergraduate)
Courses at Master’s level

Yes, only Geography.

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Accomodation for incoming students.

Estimated living costs per month

About € 1.000,-. See: Student living costs.


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available
  • Geography: two places per year for ten months at most.
  • Ocean and Earth Sciences: two places per year for ten months at most (only Bacherlor’s students).