How to apply

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How to apply

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 the international office of your own university if there is an exchange agreement with Utrecht University.

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.

Language requirements

To be able to follow lectures and pass exams in English, you are required to have a good command of the English language. For the English language requirements, see Law, Economics and Governance.


  • Deadline for nominations for the Fall semester & full year is April 1.
    Application deadline for students is May 1.
  • Deadline for nominations for the Spring Semester is September 1.
    Application deadline for students is October 1.
  • Deadline for students who are in need of a visa are different. 
    Please check the visa website for more information


Information about the exchange programme at the School of Lawthe School of Economics and the School of Governance.