Uppsala University (Sweden) is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of Law

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I (Autumn Semester): end of August - mid-January
Semester II (Spring Semester): mid-January - early June 

Academic Calendar

Please note that there is an overlap in semesters. Should you have an exam in Utrecht at the end of January, it might be that you will have to travel back to Utrecht for it. Uppsala does not always have the possibility to facilitate an exam for Utrecht University.


Language of instruction: English and Swedish

Language requirement: minimum of B2 language level (CEFR) in English/Swedish   

Areas of study open for exchange students


Courses at Master level


Estimated living costs per month

Please note, living in Sweden can be costly, and SEK 8010 per month is the absolute minimum amount of money that you will require. It is important to remember that the cost of living will vary from person to person, depending on their lifestyle. Aside from rent and food, students will have expenses such as text books, transportation and socialising.

This information is subject to change. It is meant to be an indication. Costs may differ due to personal circumstances.


All second level courses, including the law courses in English, run for ten or twenty weeks and represent 15 or 30 ECTS-credits each.    

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS

UU board Examiners



Additional information

Intensive language course for beginners may be offered during summer (August and early September), limited amount of places. Part time course for beginners during autumn and spring semester. Starting in mid-September and finishing in December or in mid-February and finishing in May.    


Number of places available

4 places

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 ieo.leg@uu.nl 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 ieo.leg@uu.nl

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