Presentation on theme: "Exchange & Study Abroad Opportunities - your third year abroad Studying in Moscow Studying in Spain Studying in the USA."— Presentation transcript:
Exchange & Study Abroad Opportunities - your third year abroad Studying in Moscow Studying in Spain Studying in the USA
University of St Andrews Students Opportunities to study abroad: European exchanges through Erasmus+ Overseas exchanges: St Andrews Abroad Programme & Subject Specific Exchanges Opportunities to work abroad (for credit): With Integrated Year Abroad (WIYA) (Erasmus & Non-Erasmus) Chemistry Industrial Placement (Erasmus & Non-Erasmus) ERASMUS+ – students studying or working in Europe may be funded by the European Union Scholarships – some exchanges have scholarships attached
Subject Specific Study Abroad opportunities: We have Erasmus partner universities in: Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden & Turkey Middle Eastern Studies – SUSPENDED – Working on new destinations ] Exchange to Hong Kong and China if studying International Relations Exchange to Australia if studying Biology Exchange to Ireland if studying English or History Study Abroad (one way) to Russia and Uruguay St Andrews Abroad Programme: 11 partners in the USA 3 partners in Canada University of Melbourne National University of Singapore New worldwide partners to be confirmed soon!
To study abroad: Usually Junior Honours (3 rd year) Either a semester or a year Some students spend year abroad in two different places Many exchanges are competitive, especially IR Strong academic record in 1 st year, application and possibly interview Study abroad credit and grades converted – count toward degree result Study abroad placement information is shown on final transcript To work abroad: Usually students in the Schools of Modern Languages or Chemistry Students usually work abroad for a full year Modern Languages: English Language Teaching Assistants (some host countries specify UK culture background) ‘Own’ work placement Chemistry: Industrial Placements
Dan, Cornell University – participating in The May Dip, 2012 Opportunities to study abroad AT the University of St Andrews St Andrews welcomes visiting students from all over the world!
Students attending a North American College/University can study abroad at St Andrews in their ‘Junior’ year Exchange: St Andrews has a number of European and worldwide exchange partners including 11 North American partners Exchange students must be nominated by their home institution to attend St Andrews International Study Abroad Programme: Semester or year-long Standard Programme Fee attached for all students £15,460 (year) or £7,730 (semester) plus accommodation costs More details on Collaborations & Study Abroad website: www.st-andrews.ac.uk/studyabroad
Visiting students usually: Study for either a semester or a year Students are usually ‘Juniors’ (in their third year at college) Strong academic record – GPA 3.2+ or equivalent Students gain credits and grades at St Andrews which are converted and count towards your final degree at home Students can apply to Arts, Divinity or Science but not Medicine In particular, we welcome a large number of North American students each year So if you decide not to attend St Andrews for the full degree, remember that you can still spend a semester or year with us!
The Collaborations & Study Abroad team have an informative website: www.st-andrews.ac.uk/studyabroad You can also email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org