Why go abroad?
Studying or working abroad is an outstanding opportunity to internationalise your degree, boost your personal development and gain a new perspective on your studies.
Each year, more than 700 Bristol students spend a semester or year abroad. Students often say that their placement abroad was a highlight of their degree.
Broaden your horizons
Explore a new country, experience a different culture and gain an international network. Your time abroad will challenge, inspire and reward you, and might even change the way you see the world.
Build new skills
be employed six months after graduation
earn a higher starting salary
A world of opportunity
The University of California
The University of Sydney
The University of Hong Kong
The University of Barcelona
Travel to suit you
Depending on your course, you can go abroad for a semester or a year. Or you can take part in a summer programme abroad. You can also study study in English or in a modern language.
Support and accreditation
As a semester or year-abroad student, we recognise your time abroad as part of your Bristol degree. Wherever you choose to study or work, our Global Opportunities team are on hand to support you every step of the way.
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