Leiden University / ライデン大学 / Universiteit Leiden




Number of students 2 (including number of student spots slid from AY2021 : 0)*Updated September 8, 2021
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, 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.