Why Don't You Think About Studying Abroad This Year?

Updated: Dec 9, 2019

Erasmus+ supports higher education students to study abroad for up to one year in another European university

There are many reasons why you should consider studying abroad as part of your degree. Importantly, studying abroad is a highly rewarding opportunity and life-changing experience. It allows you to: experience a different culturegive your academic studies a new perspectivedevelop great skills, eg language skillsbuild an international network of friendshave great fun!develop your independence and confidence Studying abroad adds significant value to your CV and enhances your employment prospects!

As a UWS student, you can study at one of our 140 Erasmus+ partner Universities across Europe. Erasmus+ opportunities are available to all degree and PhD students.

You are able to study overseas at a partner institution for the following periods:1 trimester study options2 trimesters (1 academic year) study options2 & 3 week exchange opportunities1 week international taster sessions Our partners offer almost all UWS subjects - many of which are taught in English - meaning you can continue working towards your degree, without the need for fluency in a foreign language.

There’s plenty of flexibility in deciding what country and institution you’d like to study in; all you have to do is make sure that the subjects taught at the partner match those you study here.

Contact your School Erasmus Coordinator nondas.pitticas@uws.ac.uk for help in finding a suitable university for you. Listen to Kali and what she has to say about her experience