Why study or work abroad?

students abroad Adding an international element to your education will enhance your career prospects in your home country, as well as opening up a host of new possibilities. Studying or working overseas gives you a wonderful opportunity to widen your personal, cultural and professional horizons all at once without extending your time at university. All of our study abroad and work placement programmes form an integral credit-bearing part of your degree, allowing you to:

  • Enhance your job opportunities by making your CV really stand out from the rest
  • Meet a wide variety of people and make an international network of friends and future professional contacts
  • Acquire invaluable life skills as well as greater independence and confidence
  • Learn a new language

We are committed to offering as wide a range of options as possible across all of our subject areas and around the world. As well as promoting our current portfolio of exchange agreements, we are constantly developing new partnerships and creating new exchange possibilities.

I have changed in a positive way and have grown in confidence and character."
Mark Stuart, Student