Semester Exchange - Utrecht University

Semester Exchange - Utrecht University

 Utrecht University is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands and one of the largest in Europe. Founded in 1636, Utrecht University is an esteemed international research university, consistently positioned in the top 15 in continental Europe and the worldwide top 100 of international rankings, and member of the renowned League of European Research Universities. The university is located the heart of the Netherlands in the city of Utrecht, one of the most beautiful and safest cities in Northern Europe. English is widely spoken throughout the Netherlands and Utrecht is home to many expats and international students.

Country: Netherlands,
Program Dates: Semester I: August – February, Semester II: February  - July
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English, Dutch
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website Utrecht University

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie University
  • Have minimum GPA 3.3 out of 4.0 for some particular courses
  • Meet English or Dutch language requirement for non-native speakers

How to apply

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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Summary
 Utrecht University is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands and one of the largest in Europe. Founded in 1636, Utrecht University is an esteemed international research university, consistently positioned in the top 15 in continental Europe and the worldwide top 100 of international rankings, and member of the renowned League of European Research Universities.

Area of study
Law, security and intelligence; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Humanities; Social and Behavioural Sciences; Geosciences; Law, Economics & Governance; Science, Exchange, Utrecht, Netherlands

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/vcis-closing-dates

Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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