Events

Upcoming events for students to find out more about spending time abroad.

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Global Opportunities Fair

Spending time abroad as part of your degree is an amazing experience. Whether you're interested in a summer school or a semester/year overseas, join our online fair from 28 October until 6 November to find out more about the opportunities available to you.


    Online Drop In

    We are holding online drop in November and early December, giving you the opportunity to talk to a member of Global Opportunities staff without an appointment. Questions can be asked verbally or using chat.

    Autumn semester drop in schedule
    Date Day Time Link
    2 November 2020 Monday 3 - 4pm Join
    4 November 2020 Wednesday 12 - 1pm Join
    6 November 2020 Friday 10 - 11am Join
    9 November 2020 Monday 3 - 4pm Join
    11 November 2020 Wednesday 12 - 1pm Join
    13 November 2020 Friday 10 - 11am Join
    16 November 2020 Monday 3 - 4pm Join
    18 November 2020 Wednesday 12 - 1pm Join
    20 November 2020 Friday 10 - 11am Join
    23 November 2020 Monday 3 - 4pm Join
    25 November 2020 Wednesday 12 - 1pm Join
    27 November 2020 Friday 10 - 11am Join
    30 November 2020 Monday 3 - 4pm Join
    2 December 2020 Wednesday 12 - 1pm Join
    4 December 2020 Friday 10 - 11am Join

    Pre-departure

    Compulsory meetings for students going to Europe

    These are compulsory meetings for all 2020/21 students outbound to Europe. Vital information and advice will be provided on key issues in these meetings, including information on finances, accommodation and insurance.

    These meetings are for students who are due to go to Europe in the 2020/21 academic year through the Erasmus programme.

    School of Law students only

    Date: Wednesday 06 May 2020

    Time: 13:00 to 14:30

    Location: Digital - link to be sent to students

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges and the School of Law

    School of Languages & Cultures students only

    Date: Wednesday 13 May 2020

    Time: 13:00 to 14:30

    Location: Digital - link to be sent to students

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities and SLC

    All other students outbound to Europe

    Date: Wednesday 20 May 2020

    Time: 13:00 to 14:30

    Location: Digital - link to be sent to students

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges


    European destination drop-ins

    Due to the ongoing situation, all planned face to face drop-ins will now not take place.

    You can email Global Opportunities & Exchanges if you have a query after your session: globalopps@sheffield.ac.uk


    Compulsory meetings for student going outside Europe

    These are compulsory meetings for all 2020-21 students outbound to destinations outside Europe. As well as receiving vital information from Global Opportunities, there will be the opportunity to hear from Global Ambassadors about their experiences abroad and ask them questions.

    Please note that these meetings are only for students who have already been accepted on to the Study Abroad programme.

    Students going to Asia, Australia or New Zealand

    Date: Wednesday 6 May 2020

    Time: 14:00 to 16:00

    Location: The Diamond, Lecture Theatre 2

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities 

    Students going to North America

    Date: Wednesday 13 May 2020

    Time: 14:00 to 16:00

    Location: The Diamond, Lecture Theatre 2

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities 

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