Incoming Exchange Programme

Introducing Leiden University College The Hague

Leiden University College The Hague (LUC) is founded on the belief that the efforts of individuals can make a difference in the world. Its creative and flexible curriculum aims to provide each student with the best possible route to fulfil his or her intellectual potential and to contribute towards resolving the global challenges that we all face today.

Exchange partners

Important note : this information concerns students who wish to study at LUC as an incoming exchange student.  If you yourself are a degree-seeking LUC student and would like to study abroad, please click here .

Application & Admissions

LUC is an English run honours programme: exchange students who wish to study at LUC will need to meet the requirements set by LUC.

Academics and Course Offerings

Exchange students can choose any course on offer at LUC. However, please do take into account that LUC has a maximum of 20 students per course. Before the start of the semester, all students submit a list of their preferred courses through the online course pre-registration system. 

Housing and Campus Life

If you are coming to LUC as an exchange student, you are advised to arrange housing as early as possible. You will need a Dutch address in order to register at town hall in The Hague after your arrival. Furthermore, it can be very difficult and stressful to look for accommodation at the last minute.

Finance and Costs

As an incoming exchange student you do not pay any tuition fees to Leiden University College The Hague. Instead, you remain registered as a student at your home university and thus continue to pay their respective tuition fees