Global Opportunities upcoming events

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, come along to one of our upcoming presentations or drop-in sessions to find out more.

Events for outbound students

We have the following events coming up for students who are set to go abroad in 2024-25.

Event Date Time Location
Spanish Visa Information Session 5 June 2024 4pm - 5pm Diamond Lecture Theatre 8
Catch up for students studying abroad in Spring 2025 only 9 October 2024 2pm - 3pm Diamond Meeting Room 1 (room 315)

Drop-in events

Summer 2024 Online Drop-ins 

Book an online 15-minute 1:1 to chat with a member of the Global Opportunities team about your study abroad, summer school application or if you are an exchange student studying here in Sheffield: 

Click here to book your 1:1 

  • Mondays 3:30 - 4:15 pm
  • Tuesdays 12 - 1 pm
  • Wednesdays 12  - 1 pm
  • Thursdays 12 - 1 pm
  • Fridays 10 - 11 am

NB: In-person drop-ins take place during term time only. All times are in BST, UK.
If you need to book a different time, please email us at and provide your alternative availability. 

Tip: Check our @uosglobalopps Instagram for more immediate updates about our events and drop ins (e.g. reminders and cancellations).

Events for inbound students

Event Date Time Location
Exchange Class of 24/25 Welcome 25 September 2024 (TBC)



Events for summer school students

Event Date Time Location
Global Summer Exchange Pre-Departure Briefing (Online) 7 May 2024 3pm-4pm Google Meet - click to join
Global Summer Experience Scholars Pre-Departure Briefing (Online) 9 May 2024 4pm - 5pm Google Meet - click to join
University of Cape Town Summer School Pre-Departure Briefing 21 May 2024 12pm - 2pm Diamond 315 Classroom 1