FULL NAME AND LOCATION OF UNIVERSITY
University of Valencia
NUMBER OF UTRECHT NETWORK SEMESTERS ACCEPTING DURING 2019/2020
MAIN UNIVERSITY WEBSITE
INTERNATIONAL OFFICE WEBSITE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS
CONTACT PERSON FOR INCOMING STUDENTS
CONTACT PERSON FOR OUTGOING STUDENTS
Carmen Sanchez Cebria
HOW DOES THE APPLICATION AND ADMISSIONS PROCESS DIFFER FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS?
AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO UNDERGRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS
Architecture and Engineering Branch
Chemical Engineering; Computer Engineering; Data Science; Industrial Electronic Engineering; Multimedia Engineering; Telecommunications Electronic Engineering; Telematics Engineering
Arts and Humanities Branch
Catalan Studies; Classical Philology; English Studies; Hispanic Studies: Spanish Language and Literature; History; History of Art; Modern Languages and Literatures; Philosophy; Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation; Language B English; Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation; Language B French; Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation; Language B German
Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences; Biology; Biotechnology; Chemistry; Environmental Sciences; Gastronomic Sciences; Mathematics; Physics
Health Sciences Branch
Food Science and Technology; Human Nutrition and Dietetics; Nursing; Optics and Optometry; Pharmacy; Physiotherapy; Podiatry; Psychology; Speech Therapy
Social and Legal Sciences Branch
Business Administration and Management; Audiovisual Communication; Criminology; Economics; Finance and Accounting; Geography and the Environment; Information and Documentation; International Business; Journalism; Labour Relations and Human Resources; Law; Pedagogy; Physical Activity and Sports Science; Political Sciences and Administration; Preschool Education; Primary School Education; Social Education; Social Work; Sociology; Tourism
UNDERGRADUATE AREAS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH
AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO GRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS
CAN GRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL COURSES
CAN ADVANCED UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE GRADUATE LEVEL COURSES?
AREAS OF STUDY RESTRICTED TO PRIOR BILATERAL AGREEMENTS BETWEEN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENTS OR FACULTIES
AREAS OF STUDY THAT ARE NOT OPEN TO EXCHANGE STUDENTS
Medicine and Dentistry
WEBSITE FOR COURSE OFFERINGS
REQUIRED MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CREDITS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE EXCHANGE
For a Semester: Minimum - 8 ECTS | Maximum - 36 ECTS
ARE SUMMER COURSES AVAILABLE AS EXCHANGE (NON FEE-PAYING)? IF SO, WHAT IS THE WEBSITE?
DO STUDENTS REGISTER FOR COURSES IN ADVANCE OR UPON ARRIVAL?
COURSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE(S)
LANGUAGE TEST CERTIFICATE REQUIRED? IF SO, WHICH AND WHEN: BEFORE ADMISSION OR UPON ARRIVAL?
Not requested. However, it is highly recommended that applicants have at least a basic level of Spanish before coming to our university, since our classes are taught mainly in Spanish. Catalan (Valencian) can also help. In addition, they are encouraged to take the Spanish intensive course in September.
PREPARATORY LANGUAGE COURSE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS? DATES AND COSTS?
The Language Centre of the University of Valencia offers reduced price Spanish courses to all exchange students.
Option 1: October to February
Option 2: February to JuneDuration: 60 hours
Price: 65€. (only applicable for one semester)
ARE THERE ANY SPECIAL ADVISING OR REGISTRATION CONCERNS THAT STUDENTS SHOULD BE AWARE OF? ARE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO ASSIST IN REGISTRATION OR COURSE SELECTION?
All students must take at least 50% of the courses in the area to which they have been nominated by their home university. They can take courses in other areas of study as far as there is availability and no further restrictions apply.
Almost all UV Faculties/Schools take part in the buddy programme. The buddy is a UV student who will contact you one or two months before you travel to Valencia and will help you to settle down in Valencia.
APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR EACH TERM
If you wish to send us your student nominations, please be aware that you must fill in the following online nomination form.
Please, click for your new nomination here and start with your nominations.
Write the following token to fill in the form:
* Please, note that we will not accept nominations by email, post or any other way anymore.
* We will only accept nominations sent by a nominating international office or a nominating university staff member.
Should you have any doubt with the online nomination form, do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
After receiving the nominations, the international relations office will check if they are acceptable in accordance with the bilateral agreement and will send to the students an e-mail with the information they need to fill in the online application form.
Deadlines for receiving nominations from universities
Semester 1/Fall: 31 May
Semester 2/Spring: 31 October
Semester 1/Fall: 10 September – 1 February
Semester 2/Spring: 2 February – 20 June
Semester 1/Fall: 10 January – 1 February*
Semester 2/Spring: 25 May – 20 June*
*Resit (optional) : 21 June – 15 July
IF THERE IS A BREAK BETWEEN THE ACADEMIC COURSE CALENDAR AND EXAMS, CAN ARRANGEMENTS BE MADE SO THE STUDENT MAY TAKE EXAMS EARLY?
ORIENTATION SESSION(S) FOR INCOMING STUDENTS. ARE THEY MANDATORY? DATES AND COSTS?
Students will receive information about their UV Reception Day, which will usually take place during the week before the semester starts. The date of arrival will be the date of the Reception Day. The Reception Day is free of cost.
TOTAL COST ESTIMATE PER MONTH (IN EURO)
Roughly 800 €, including rent
IS COMPARABLE HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FROM ABROAD ALLOWED?
Yes, as long as it covers:
Medical assistance in case of accident as well as of illness
Repatriation or medical transport in case of injury or illness
Repatriation or transport in case of decease
Travel costs for a family member in case of illness or decease
If they have "extended" a preexisting policy, please ask for a certificate specifying the coverage.
HOUSING AND STUDENT LIFE
IS HOUSING ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE? IS IT GUARANTEED? HOW DO STUDENTS APPLY?
Residence halls, shared flats
HOUSING WEBSITE AND CONTACT PERSON(S)
DO STUDENTS APPLY FOR HOUSING WITH THEIR UNIVERSITY APPLICATION OR IS IT SEPARATE? IS THERE A DEADLINE?
WHAT KINDS OF HEALTH FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE UNIVERSITY?
ARE INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE?
ARE STUDENT JOBS AVAILABLE/ALLOWED?