How to apply

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For an exchange at Utrecht University - Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

Students can only take part in the exchange programme after they have been nominated by their home university. Please check with your exchange coordinator of your own university whether an exchange agreement with Utrecht University exits.

As soon as we receive the nomination from your university, we will send you the link to our online application system. We ask you to register and upload several documents.

You can find more specific information for exchange students at the School of Law, the School of Economics and the School of Governance.


  • Deadline for nominations (for partners) for the Fall semester & FY is April 15th.
    Application deadline (for students) is May 1st.
  • Deadline for nominations (for partners) for the Spring Semester is September 1st.
    Application deadline (for students) is September 15th.

Language requirements

At Utrecht University we expect our exchange students to be proficient in English. On this page we list the English language proficiency requirements and exceptions. 
MA-level courses require a higher level of proficiency from students. Please check the drop-down lists below to check what you need to pass the language proficiency check.