Leiden University / ライデン大学 / Universiteit Leiden



Number of students To be confirmed
Eligibility Third- or fourth-year undergraduate students or graduate students
Period of study September - June
Location Rapenburg 70, 2311 EZ Leiden, The Netherlands
University profile Leiden University is the oldest university of the Netherlands (1575). Located in a typical university city, university buildings are scattered throughout the city and students that live and study in Leiden give the city its relaxed and vivid atmosphere. Leiden University is a research-intensive university with consistently good scores in international rankings. Read more here: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/about-us
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students
Archaeology, Art History, Anthropology, Chinese Studies, Dutch Studies, English, History, International Studies, Japanese Studies, Law (exchange students can only take up to 15ECTS per semester at Law Faculty), Linguistics & Literature, Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Science (Faculty of Science)
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students ------
Graduate programs open to exchange students The same fields as described above for undergraduate students
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students ------
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.2
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency (UG) TOEFL iBT 90 or IELTS 6.5
※All Chinese nationals also need to get a Nuffic Certificate
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar

 Orientation: August to September
 Classes begin: September
 Exams end: Late January

Orientation : January
Classes begin: February
Exams end: Late June

Important university website for exchange students https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/education/admission-and-application/exchange
Scholarship information N/A
Dormitory information Student housing in Leiden and The Hague is limited.