Uppsala University

Uppsala University is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Uppsala, Sweden.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Please note: The agreement with Uppsala University is with the Department of History (part of the Faculty of Arts in Uppsala).

Look for courses within this department and other departments of the Faculty of Arts. More information below under 'Areas of study open to exchange students'

Academic calendar

Semester I: late August – mid January
Semester II: mid January – early June

Find the Academic Calendar under Course mapping for exchange students


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

Information about Swedish courses

Areas of study open to exchange students

Courses from the Department of History and Faculty of Arts.

Through the following link you can find the courses open for exchange students. After clicking ‘show more filters’ you can filter on department and/or faculty.

You may choose courses from different departments within the Faculty of Arts, if you have sufficient background in the chosen subject area.

It may also be possible to take up to 50% of your courses at other faculties. It is not guaranteed that you can follow these courses. This can be discussed with your coordinator at Upsala university after application and selection at Utrecht University. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and Swedish

Housing assistance

Housing for exchange students

Estimated living costs per month

Financing exchange studies


Normal study load per semester: 30 EC

Number of places available

4 places

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).