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

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 International Exchange Office Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

For general questions and handing in or picking up 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.

Postal address

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