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Academic Calendar

Semester 1: Mid-September to late January

Semester 2: Mid-January to mid-June

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Module Catalogue

The University has details of the modules available in both English and Spanish.

View English Module Catalogue View Spanish Module Catalogue
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Student Guide

You probably have plenty of questions about your destination. You can find some of the answers in the UC student guide.

View Student Guide
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The most popular and affordable type of accommodation is sharing a rented flat with other students. Students may also live with a Spanish family in single room and with three meals included.

Explore your accommodation options
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Financial Support and Living Costs

Find out your estimated monthly expenses and learn what forms of financial support may be available to you.

As a UK Erasmus student, for the 2021/22 academic year you are entitled to receive an Erasmus Grant. Guidance on funding for students undertaking exchange in the 2022/23 academic year will be added soon.

View cost of living information
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Santander has a railway station operated by Renfe. The city of Santander is connected by an urban buses network called TUS. There is also a free service of bicycles called Tusbic.

Find out more about public transport in Santander