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Short Term Student Mobility Opportunities

This page lists short international study, work volunteering or research project experiences which can work around your degree, either taking place during vacations or during term time without extending your course length. The links provided have been brought to our attention through partner universities or by other means. We accept no responsibility for the authenticity of opportunities listed on external websites. If you are unsure of any offer advertised, please seek further information before applying.

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ONLINE - Economics Winter School @ Fudan University (3 weeks)

The Winter School @ Fudan SOE 2020 is an English-taught online program during Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 10, 2021, with 13 courses in economics, finance, management, data science, etc. The winter school is now open for application and we welcome both international and Chinese students who are interested in the courses offered.

10% tuition discount for this self-paying program as Warwick is a partner with Fudan University.

Attached please see our flyer with course list enclosed and you could find more details on our website 

Application deadline: 6 December 2020

Mon 05 Oct 2020, 10:58 | Tags: Online, China, Study in China

ONLINE - VU Amsterdam Graduate Winter School (1 week)

Interactive one week courses include exclusive content with personal guidance for Masters students and PhD candidates. The course topics range from research analysis to academic skills. 18 courses on offer.

More information available here

Application deadline: 1 November 2020

Mon 05 Oct 2020, 10:55 | Tags: Online, Netherlands, Postgraduate

Undergraduate Research Support Scheme (Summer 2021)

Undergraduate Research Support Scheme ('URSS') enables undergraduate students to carry out a 6-10 week interdisciplinary summer research projects.

Open to any UG student at Warwick of a full-time or part-time course, in any year including first and final year students.

Applicants must get the support of academic supervisor and can apply for a URSS bursary of up to £1,500.

More information here

Application deadline: 28 February 2021

Mon 05 Oct 2020, 09:54 | Tags: Project Research opportunity

ONLINE - Virtual Fiji Internships starting in November/December 2020 (4-8 weeks)

 *Exclusive for students impacted by cancellations of Term 1 study abroad placement at the University of Warwick – limited number of fully funded scholarships available to successful applicants. See the link to learn more:*

 Want to make a difference, gain unique experience and make global connections? 🌎 🌐

 With travel plans currently on hold, Think Pacific have taken their award-winning programs online to bring you a virtual experience like no other.

 This pioneering program allows you to contribute to the Fiji National Development Plan & UN Sustainable Development goals across a range of different careers fields.

 Working on behalf of a Fijian organisation, you will complete a social action project that tackles real problems in the South Pacific, whilst learning about the fascinating Fijian culture and developing global citizenship.

 These in-demand 4-8 weeks online internships are affordable (£395), flexible and fully customised to meet your career goals or academic requirements.

 Learn more here:

 Check out our testimonials:

Application deadline: 26 October 2020 at 10am

To attend a weekly online discovery session to find out more about these internship opportunities, register via this link:

Tue 29 Sep 2020, 15:59 | Tags: Online Internship

ONLINE - Winter programmes with Universita Cattolica (2-3 weeks)

2 and 3 week courses running in January. Optional additional internship component.

Courses include:

- Entrepreneurship and Innovation

- Geopolitics and technological changes: the future today

- Personal Branding: Impact, Influence and Effectiveness in the Workplace

- Business, Government and the Global Economy

- Green Management and Sustainability

Find out more:

Application deadline: 15 November 2020

Tue 29 Sep 2020, 15:51 | Tags: Online Italy Summer School

ONLINE - Global Leadership and Innovation Virtual Program (2 weeks)

The University of California, Berkeley are proud to present...

The Global Leadership and Innovation Virtual Program is a two-week interactive online training ground for aspiring global leaders and innovators.

Gain tangible skills and tools to lead, work and drive innovation in diverse global teams.


Sign up for an information session in advance which are taking place:

Monday 5 October 2020 @ 16:30 (1 hour)

Monday 23 November 2020 @ 16:30 (1 hour)

RSVP for an information session here:


Tue 29 Sep 2020, 14:17 | Tags: Online, USA

ONLINE - The Green Program - Educating & Empowering Sustainability Leaders (8-10 days)

Educating and empowering out world's future sustainability leaders in 8-10 days.

Seeking Engineering and GSD students.

Programmes include:

- Ethics for Sustainable Development (Nepal)

- Water Resource Management & Sustainable Practices (Peru)

- Renewable Energy Innovation & Sustainability (Iceland)

- Disaster Mitigation & Nuclear to Renewable Transitions (Japan)

Find out more at

Tue 22 Sep 2020, 12:59 | Tags: Online