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Short-term and summer international study options

If you are looking for a short-term or summer opportunity or your course doesn't offer a study abroad option there are other international study abroad schemes on offer.

Many international universities offer programmes where you can gain specialist subject knowledge and experience another culture outside of the academic calendar. You may not gain official credit from this, but it will add an international flavour to your CV and demonstrate your initiative and passion for your subject.

Summer school programmes

Some of our partner institutions offer their own summer school programmes. Browse partner institutions that offer this exciting short-term study abroad opportunity.

International study programmes

The following summer schools and programmes are popular and competition can be fierce so do plenty of research and apply early:

British Council opportunities

The British Council has a range of opportunities available for students who wish to study abroad, including opportunities in India, China and Thailand. View a selection of British Council opportunities.

BAFTA scholarship programme in China

The BAFTA scholarship programme in China is offering talented British and Chinese nationals the chance to study film, television, or games as an international student in China or the UK respectively. Now open for applications. Find out more about the BAFTA programme.

University Airlangga

Airlangga Summer Program offers the opportunity to study in Indonesia. Find out more about University Airlangga.

Go Global Bursary

The Go Global Bursary offers funding to help undertake an overseas opportunity. This includes short-term and summer international study opportunities. It is not available to students studying abroad for a semester or year as part of a UWE programme of study. It is available to assist UWE students in receipt of a Student Finance Maintenance Grant/Special Support Grant and/or a UWE Bursary.

Global opportunities on InfoHub

If you are interested in short-term or summer study abroad and other global opportunities, InfoHub advertises a selection of opportunities. Register for alerts via InfoHub so we can keep you up to date with the latest Go Global opportunities, events and activities.

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