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Study Abroad Opportunities

This website hosts the opportunities to engage with universities across the globe, whether it's study abroad, summer school, volunteering or conferences, to name just a few. The links provided have been brought to our attention through partner universities or by other means. By hosting these opportunities, 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.b


CHINA - Renmin Summer School in Beijing (4 weeks)

10 students have a fantastic opportunity to take part in the Renmin University of China Summer School.

Dates: 30 June-26 July 2019

Application deadline: Sunday 31 March 2019

For more information and application details click here for a more detailed webpage


Fri 08 March 2019, 15:41 | Tags: Study Abroad China Summer School

China - Tsinghua University International Summer School (2 weeks)

2 week summer school programme made up of small interactive classes, and there are seven tracks available in the Chinese context:

  • Architecture
  • Creative City
  • Environment
  • International Relations
  • Gender Studies
  • Industry Frontiers
  • Urbanization

Summer school dates: Thursday 11-Wednesday 24 July 2019

Application deadline: 24 March 2019 @ 23:59


Wed 06 March 2019, 09:00 | Tags: Asia Study Abroad China Summer School

VIRTUAL GLOBAL OPPORTUNITY - Virtual Internship Programme (3 weeks)

Three universities, three locations, three weeks in July

Are you looking to gain international experiences? Work with students from different global universities? Make connections with organisations and develop skills to shape your career path? Are you available part-time during the first 3 weeks of July 2019? Take part in our exciting new Virtual Internship Programme!

Applications close: 19 April 2019

Fri 15 March 2019, 15:40 | Tags: Summer Work programme

SPAIN - Work Placements with Spanish Language Customer Service Experience

English Busy Bee Academy in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, is offering work placements with a variety of mentored roles for entrepreneurial business, language and teaching students.

This is a great opportunity to be involved in an expanding academy offering after-school and Saturday morning classes for young learners, adults and business clients.

Tue 12 March 2019, 09:47 | Tags: Work placement Europe Spain Internship

WORLDWIDE INTERNSHIPS - paid internships as Language Teaching Assistants at schools & summer camps worldwide

What is a language assistant?

A language assistant or also known as conversation assistant is a speaker in charge of talking to students in the target language and share his/her culture.

Tue 12 March 2019, 09:36 | Tags: Asia Europe USA Africa Internship

CHINA - International Summer School @ University of Nottingham Ningbo China (3 weeks)

University of Nottingham Ningbo China have launched their UNNC International Summer School .

There are two exciting programmes on offer for three weeks, between 24 June and 12 July:

· Understanding Business in China

· Mandarin for the Workplace

Early bird application deadline: 31 March 2019 (students can enjoy additional 10% discount plus 15% partner discount)

Application deadline: 15 May 2019


Tue 12 March 2019, 09:29 | Tags: Study Abroad China Summer School

BELGIUM - Vacancy: 2 x Junior Policy Officers with an interest in EU policymaking in Brussels (6-12 months)

Guild Traineeships are currently searching for two Junior Policy Officers to join our dynamic and multicultural team in Brussels for traineeships of 6 to 12 months.

The traineeships are a unique opportunity for students interested in EU policymaking and the fields of research, innovation and education to gain insights into decision-making processes and to learn about the wider policy developments that are currently shaped in Brussels.

This is an exciting chance to experience the diverse landscape of political actors and advocacy networks in Brussels, and learn about the challenges and opportunities that universities face in a rapidly changing policy environment.

Our traineeships are designed for advanced undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students of The Guild’s member universities. They are particularly suitable for students who can demonstrate an interest in EU policymaking, national/international politics or in the fields of research, innovation and education.

Deadline for applications is Tuesday, 26 March 2019 (end of business). We will contact shortlisted candidates soon after the deadline to arrange skype interviews.

For more information please click here.

USA - ISIB Summer Program @ Bentley University, Boston (3 weeks)

Bentley University presents a 3 week summer program to Business students from across the world.

Program includes company visits and workshops/seminars in state of the art technology labs.

Topics covered include:

  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Global Marketing Simulation
  • Emerging Global Trends for Business and Society
  • Transforming the Enterprise through Social Media and Technology Trends

Bentley University also offer a great social programme. Click for more details.

Dates: 8 July - 29 July 2019

Application deadline:15 April 2019

Thu 07 March 2019, 10:53 | Tags: Study Abroad USA Summer School

France - Summer School @ Universite Paris-Saclay (4 days-3 weeks)

Various Summer Programmes focussing on Science, Engineering and Mathematics. One summer school for Humanities & Social Sciences

Suitable for UG, PG, PhD and Post-Doctoral students

Dates: Variable, mostly during July 2019

Application dates: Vary, see website for further information

Thu 07 March 2019, 10:23 | Tags: Study Abroad France Summer School

Slovenia - Ljubljana Summer School (3 weeks)

Summer School for undergraduate students interested in Economics/Business which includes an optional programme to visit other sites in Slovenia.

Dates: 8 - 26 July 2019

Application deadline: 8 May 2019 (Early Bird)

10 June 2019 (Final deadline)

Thu 07 March 2019, 10:13 | Tags: Study Abroad Summer School Slovenia

Singapore - NUS Business School Finance, Big Data & Analytics Summer Programme (2 weeks)

National University of Singapore Summer School.

Programme Highlights:

  • Case study analysis to demonstrate how finance and analytics methodologies are applied to solve real-world business challenges
  • Hands-on coding tuition and exercises with exclusive financial data
  • Study in world-class CAMRI trading lab with full access to Bloomberg financial data
  • Industry visit and practitioners talks from major financial and consultancy firm

Dates: 22 July - 2 August 2019

Application deadline: 30 April 2019

Tue 05 March 2019, 16:30 | Tags: Study Abroad Singapore Summer School

Germany - Trier University Summer School (4 weeks)

The program includes German language courses at all levels, a Europe-oriented academic lecture and seminar programme, a seminar on didactic methods and pedagogical concepts in the field of German as a Foreign Language.

There are excursions in Germany, France and Luxemburg.

Dates: 5-30 August 2019

Applications open: March 2019

Tue 05 March 2019, 16:09 | Tags: Summer School Germany

Belgium & Austria - Summer School on EU Policy Making: Analysing Human Security in Today's EU (2 weeks)

Summer School split between Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Diplomatic Academy of Vienna & University of Vienna.

Interactive seminars and study visits to EU Commission, Parliament, Council, OSCE, UN.

Dates: 1 July - 12 July 2019 (week 1 Brussels, week 2 Vienna)

Application deadline: 1 May 2019 (early bird rates to 15 March 2019)

Tue 05 March 2019, 10:10 | Tags: Vacation School Study Abroad Europe Austria Summer School

Australia - University of Sydney - Short Term Summer Program (5 weeks)

Opportunity to spend 5 weeks at the University of Sydney with the option to study a range of topics from the Sociology of Terror, Organisational Communication to Cross Cultural Management.

A full list of topics can be accessed here: 

Dates of session: Monday 24 June - Thursday 25 July 2019

Deadline for submission of interest: Sunday 24 March 2019 @ 23:59

Tue 05 March 2019, 10:00 | Tags: Vacation School Australia Study Abroad

USA - Cornell University Program for International Undergraduates (3 weeks)

Opportunities for students to undertake a 3 week session, either between 24 June-12 July, or between 15 July-2 August 2019.

Various subjects offered, including:

  • History & Politics of the Modern and Contemporary Middle East
  • Human Development: Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood
  • Labour Relations
  • Law & History: Argumentation & Debate
  • Sport Psychology

Application deadline: 2 April 2019

Mon 04 March 2019, 17:06 | Tags: Worldwide Study Abroad USA Summer School

China - Shanghai Jiao Tong Summer Research Internship Programme (6 weeks)

This programme aims to promote international research collaboration, offering undergraduate students from around the world the opportunity to spend a summer studying in world-class laboratories, alongside prominent research professors. It will prepare undergraduate students for further study through intensive research experience with faculty mentors and enrichment activities.

Of interest to those studying Engineering (all), Physics, Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Medicine

Dates: 11 July 2019 - 23 August 2019

Application deadline: 30 April 2019

Mon 04 March 2019, 16:59 | Tags: Asia Study Abroad China Summer School

China - Shanghai Jiao Tong Global Summer School (2 weeks)

The Global Summer School provides an overview of key social, cultural, political and economic areas for understanding the changes and challenges of contemporary China. It is taught from a multi-disciplinary perspective.

Topics include Climate Change, Social Welfare, Ecological Design and Green Tech.

Dates of summer school: 11/7/2019-27/7/2019

Application deadline: 30 April 2019

Mon 04 March 2019, 16:54 | Tags: Asia Study Abroad China Summer School

Singapore - Nanyang Technological University Summer School (2-6 weeks)

Nanyang Technological University is proud to announce that applications for its GEM Trailblazer Summer School are now open!

Dates: Courses vary in length between 2-6 weeks during the period 24 June-2 August 2019

16 courses available across a range of tracks:

Track 1: Language & Cultural Studies
Track 2: Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Track 3: Creative Design and Media
Track 4: Success in the Globalised Marketplace
Track 5: New Technologies, New World

Application deadline: Sunday 24 March 2019 @ 23:59

Mon 04 March 2019, 13:17 | Tags: Asia Vacation School Study Abroad Singapore Summer School

France - University of Caen Normandy - Immersive French Summer Program (3 weeks)

The University of Caen Normandy International Summer Program (CIE) offers a unique combination of French language practice and cultural discovery, with a 3-week session in between July 1 - July 19, 2019

    In addition to French morning practice, from complete beginner (A1) to upper-intermediate (B2) level, students can choose among 4 cultural thematic tracks for their afternoon classes:

    • Culture and Heritage
    • Peace & Human Rights

    Application deadline: 2 May 2019

    Mon 04 March 2019, 11:40 | Tags: Vacation School Study Abroad Europe France Summer School

    France - Interdisciplinary Summer School @ Universite Grenoble Alpes (2 weeks)

    Of Mountains and Men in a Changing World is a summer program which will introduce experts from a wide range of disciplines as well as offering hands on experience via case studies and field trips in the Alps.

    Topics include architecture, earth sciences, ecology, culture and economic development.

    Application deadline: 15 April 2019

    Mon 04 March 2019, 11:32 | Tags: Vacation School Europe France Summer School

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