University of Cambridge is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of Law.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

The University of Cambridge uses the trimester system rather than the semester system.

Michaelmas Term: Approximately beginning of October - beginning of December
Lent term: Approximately mid January - mid March
Easter term: April - June

Please check out the Academic Calendar


Grade requirement: average of 7,5

Language requirement: a C1 (CEFR) language level in English is required. 
Once selected; students are to sit an online assessment as part of their application process at the University of Cambridge.

More information: > scroll to English language assessment 

All students must be proficient in English before arrival. English for academic purposes courses are organised by the Language Centre 

An exchange to Cambridge University is always for a full year, 1 semester is not possible.


Areas of study open for exchange students


Courses at Master level


Estimated living costs per month

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

Please note that the information below is subject to change:

Incoming students are permitted to:  
a) choose three papers (or 2 papers and 2 half-papers); 

b) or choose two papers and participate in a seminar course 

University of Cambridge: 1 paper > 12 ECTS  

Number of places available

Students who are interested in an exchange with Cambridge University are advised to contact the International Exchange Office to discuss the possibilities.

The number of students Utrecht University can send to Cambridge depends on how many Cambridge students choose Utrecht as their exchange destination. So numbers vary every year.

2019-2020: 4 students

2018-2019: 4 students

2017-2018: 6 students

2016-2017: 8 students



Additional information

Please note that you are expected to study full-time. The University of Cambridge therefore strongly discourages working next to your studies.

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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



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.

Postal address

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