How to apply

Find out how you apply to go on exchange as part of your course at one of our partners worldwide. 

Application process

The application form will open in the application portal on 2 December 2020 at 3pm. 

The form is for students wishing to apply to study abroad in 2021/22 or for FHMS students planning to undertake an international laboratory placement in 2021/22.

Deadline for all applications

8 February 2021

For all study abroad applications. 

17 January 2021

For Psychology applications for placements in partner universities 

2 March 2021

For Biosciences (including Sports and Exercise Sciences, and Nutrition) applying for FHMS partner laboratories.

Privacy Statement

DATA PROTECTION: Any data provided as part of your application will be treated confidentially and will be used by members of the University to record and process your application and stay at the partner institution. The data is available to appropriate University staff, as detailed in our Privacy Notice . Guidance on general university data protection and privacy notices can be found here

Research and work placement application

If you are planning on undertaking a work placement in a company or enterprise abroad, or are a PhD student planning on doing a research placement abroad, or plan to work in Europe on graduation with an Erasmus grant you will be required to register your placement online. Do not use the application portal on this page. This registration process is required for all Erasmus and international placements.

Please note: Erasmus+ funding is secured until 2023. Students abroad in 2020/21 and 2021/22 will be unaffected by the UK's decision not to participate in Erasmus+ in the future.

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