The University of Adelaide is a universitywide partner in Adelaide, Australia.

Academic calendar

Semester I: starts 1st week of March
Semester II: starts late July


GPA requirement: 2.5 out of 4.

If you are selected to go to Adelaide, keep in mind that you will have to meet the English Language Requirements. You don’t have to worry about this until after you have been selected by UU. The requirements are:

  • Either an IETLS/TOEFL test or
  • A declaration of the faculty/UCU/UCR if English is the only language of instruction or
  • A high school diploma (VWO) showing your grade for English: minimum grade 8

More information

Areas of study open to exchange students
Courses at Master’s level

Yes, this has to be confirmed by the faculty though.

Language of instruction


Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Normal study load per term
in credits: 12 (30 ECTS)
in courses: the University operates on a ‘3 unit per course’ system (except in some limited cases)

Grading system:
< 50% = Fail
50% = Pass
65% = Credit
75% = Distinction
85% = High Distinction
Minimum pass: 50%

Number of places available

10 places per year


More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.