University of Reading is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of Economics.


Student experiences
Academic calendar

The University of Reading uses a Trimester system.
Most teaching takes place during the autumn (September — December) and spring terms (January — March) with a small number of modules, but mainly revision classes and exams, taking place during the summer term (April — June).


Therefore, incoming exchange students can study at Reading for one of the following periods:

Study Block 1: 23 September 2019 — 13 December 2019

Study Block 2: 6 January 2020 — approximately March 2020 (but depending on your modules, some teaching might take place in April or June 2020)

Full academic year: Monday 23 September 2019 — approximately March 2020 (but depending on your modules, some teaching might take place in April or June 2020)


Calender incoming students

Areas of study open for exchange students


Living costs

Accommodation: prices vary from around £100 to £200 per week 

Food: depends on the accommodation, catered or self-catered

Normal travel: around £14 per week 

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Visa / Residence Permit

Students who are of non EU Nationality applying for 1 semester only will need to apply for a Short-Term Study Visa.

Students who are of non EU nationality may be required to obtain a tier 4 visa to study in the UK for longer than 6 months.

More information: under Visa requirements





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

Places available

Number of places available: 2 studens (full year or for a semester)


More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

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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