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Universidad de Valladolid EXC
Valladolid, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
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Program Details:
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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English, Spanish
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Agreement Scope:
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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2019 Ranking:
Not applicable
Program Description:
Program Description:


Location: Valladolid
Year Established: 1241
Student population: 32,000
The University of Valladolid is one of the leading universities in Spain and one of Europe’s oldest. Together with the universities of Palencia, Salamanca and Lerida, it formed part of the great intellectual movement that developed in Europe in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. Today it’s known for the quality of its education, prestigious research and cultural and sporting potential.

The University has a range of libraries and extensive sporting facilities. Most courses are taught in Spanish and language classes are offered through the University’s language centre. The University has some fine historic buildings and a range of cultural activities including music and theatre.

Unique characteristics
The university has four campuses at Palencia, Segovia, Soria and Valladolid, in the region of Castilla y Leon. It offers a wide range courses across the fields of Science, Humanities, Engineering and Architecture, Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Law.

Valladolid is an attractive city which offers a gateway to northern Spain. It has a large student population and a number of historic monuments and museums. The region of Castile and Leon is the largest in the EU and, as its capital, Valladolid combines its historical past with modern progress and development. The region is famous for its wines and roast lamb.

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Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about undergraduate and postgraduate units of study at the host university

Subject Area/s:

Arts and Social Sciences






Visual Arts

Health Sciences


Social Work




Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Semester 1: September - February
Semester 2: February - June

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University



The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
With honours (A+) – 9-10
Outstanding (A) – 9-10
Above Average (B) – 7-8.9
Pass (C-D) – 5-6.9
Fail (F) – 0-4.9

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period.


Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in Spanish, with a limited number of subjects in English.
Language Requirement
To study courses in Spanish, students should have at least a B1 level of Spanish. Spanish language courses are available to exchange students.


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about Valladolid, Palencia, Segovia and Soria.

Housing options are offered by the host university.
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university.
Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar.
An orientation day will be held prior to the start of semester.

Support Services 
A range of support services are available to students at the host university. (Spanish)

Information from the Spanish Embassy

Student Experiences

Valladolid is a great city for students - be the first to tell us about your experience!

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