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


Welcome to Warwick

School of Law

Exchange students


Academic Calendar/Term dates

Information for exchange students 

The University of Warwick offers a four day orientation programme, ideal for students new to studying in the UK. Orientation is a residential induction programme, packed full of activities, social events and information sessions to help you adjust to and studying at the University of Warwick. You can find out more about the programme here

Academic calendar

Autumn term: October up to and including December
Spring term: January up to and including March
Summer term: April up to and including July (this is an exam term, no classes take place between the end of April to the end of June).




Language requirements: B2 - No official test is necessary

Areas of study open for exchange students

Students are allowed to do a non-law module (7.5 ECTS per term), it is expected that students take at least 75% of their workload in the Law Department.

Modern english legal system (7,5 ECTS) is an obligated course for students coming from a country not having the common law system.

More information on modules

Module overview

Please note that the following modules might NOT be available for exchange students:

LA127 – Introduction to Law and Humanities
LA230 – Law and the International Business Environment
LA242 – Origins of English Law
LA307 – Law of Trusts
LA351 – Taxation 

LA371 – Corporate Tax Law
LA379 – Law and Disorder
LA381 – Writing Human Rights
LA384 – Art of Advocacy
LA389 – Private Rights and Wrongs
LA390 – Public Legal Education

LA115 - The Modern English Legal System: this course is compulsory for students who want to follow law courses and have not studied in a common law system!  

In the past it was difficult to find courses that were running for only one semester. 18-19: a UU law student notified us that it is possible to go on an exchange to Warwick for one semester and follow courses. You will have to be prepared to follow any course that is available. You will be assisted by a tutor at Warwick.

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: 3 students, max 10 months

We advise students to opt for a full year. Or if you want to go for 1 semester choose term 1. Students who want to stay for term 2 and 3 may have reduced module choices, 

Students who would like to go for term 1 or term 1&2, please note that issuing your transcript might take until the end of term 3. This means you will not be able to graduate until June/July.

An exchange for 1 term is always on request and has to be approved by Warwick University. 
However, Warwick University will always try to accommodate students from Utrecht University. 
You can always discuss your options with the coordinator of Utrecht University


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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 details International Exchange Office

Attention! Due to the developments concerning the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice.

You can reach us at for questions or othe signing of documents. Please mention your UU student number and field of study. 

You will be able to reach us by phone on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1.30 PM to 3 PM +31 (0)30 253 7289.

Vera Noot
non-Europe: Paula Banning
For questions or appointments, please contact the exchange coordinators at

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