Student Exchange Programmes

Studying overseas as part of a Student Exchange Programme can be a life changing experience. Immersing yourself in another culture will help you learn more about yourself, help you develop your personal skills and deepen your understanding of the academic subject which you are studying. It is not always necessary to be able to speak another language in order to participate.


  • Stand out in the job market
  • Return more motivated, independent and confident
  • Acquire new or improved language skills
  • Learn a range of life skills not taught in the lecture theatre
  • Gain new perspectives on an academic subject
  • Gain an international network of friends
  • Gain academic credit – it is not a gap year
  • A fun and challenging experience

Skills you could develop

You could develop many skills but particularly:

Find out more

This opportunity is offered by the International Office in the Marketing and Student Recruitment Directorate.