Queen's University (Belfast) is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of Law

Student experiences

Erasmus students


(Erasmus students are expected to enrol for a full-time workload and undertake assessment. A full workload for one semester is three modules, totalling 60 Units (also known as CATS points). 60 Queen’s Units are equivalent to 30 ECTS points. Most modules have a weighting of 20 Units or 10 ECTS credits. Some subject areas also offer half modules and double modules. Further information on assessment and the University’s grading system is available at

Orientation and arrival


Academic calendar

Semester I: September up to and including January

Semester II: January up to and including June

We also want to make you aware of a change in the structure of our academic year.  From 2017-18 onwards, the Autumn Semester will run from mid-September to late December and the Spring Semester will run from early January to late May/early June. The full dates are available on our website at www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/Studyabroad/ErasmusPr....


Language requirements: B2

Areas of study open for exchange students



Queen’s has a range of self-catering student accommodation in a number of University residences.  Residences are located within easy walking distance of the University in pleasant residential areas. To apply for University accommodation, you will need your Queen’s student number. 

There is a limited number of rooms available for students attending for just one semester, therefore, you are advised to submit your application as early as possible. Students who are assigned to University accommodation will be charged for a minimum period of one semester even if the duration of their placement is less than one semester.

Estimated living costs per month

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.



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

Additional information

Number of places available: 2 students, max 10 months

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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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Contact International Exchange Office Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

Need to have your STUDY PLAN signed? Contact the study advisor at your School (department). 

For general questions and handing in or picking up Erasmus documents, you can visit the International Exchange Office at the Student Desk (you do not have to make an appointment).
We are located at Janskerkhof 3, Utrecht (at the School of Law)

Walk-in hours: Monday and Wednesday from 3 PM until 4:30 PM

Telephone / Email

+31 (0)30 253 7289

Email: ieo.leg@uu.nl


You can make an appointment by sending an email. Don't forget mention your student number. You can also call +31 (0)30 253 7289.

Please note that Utrecht University offices will be closed during the December holidays from 23rd of December 2019 untill the 6th of January 2020. We wish you all the warmest of holiday cheer!

Postal address

International Exchange Office - Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
Janskerkhof 3
3512 BK Utrecht
The Netherlands