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. The Global Opportunities Fair for 2020 is now over, but you can still find the resources from the event in our Google Folder.

We will advertise the Fair for 2021 here closer to the time.
 


    Online Drop In

    Online drop ins give you the chance to speak to a member of Global Opportunities & Exchanges without an appointment. Questions can be asked verbally or using chat.

    The Autumn semester online drop in sessions have now finished.

    The Spring semester online drop ins will be published here when dates and times have been confirmed.


    Pre-departure

    Compulsory meetings for students going to Europe

    These are compulsory meetings for all 2021/22 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 2021/22 academic year through the Erasmus programme.

    School of Law students only

    Date: Wednesday 28 April 2021

    Time: 13:30 to 15:00

    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 21 April 2021

    Time: 13:30 to 15:00

    Location: Digital - link to be sent to students

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges and SLC

    All other students outbound to Europe

    Date: Wednesday 05 May 2021

    Time: 13:30 to 15:00

    Location: Digital - link to be sent to students

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges


    Compulsory meetings for student going outside Europe

    These are compulsory meetings for all 2021/22 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.

    Orientation Meeting (all students on the Study Abroad programme)

    Date: Wednesday 27 January 2021

    Time: 15:00 - 16:30

    Location: Blackboard webinar (link will be emailed)

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges

    Students going to Asia, Australia or New Zealand

    Date: Wednesday 5 May 2021

    Time: 14:00 to 16:00

    Location: Blackboard webinar (link will be emailed)

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges

    Students going to North America

    Date: Wednesday 12 May 2021

    Time: 14:00 to 16:00

    Location: Blackboard webinar (link will be emailed)

    Hosted by: Global Opportunities & Exchanges

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