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Go Abroad – where will your degree take you?

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Have you ever thought about studying in a different country? Or maybe doing a work placement abroad?

At Manchester, you have the opportunity to study abroad at some of the world’s most prestigious Universities, enhance your future employability, and broaden your global network. This will not only improve your future job prospects, but can also enhance your own personal development, allowing you to gain independence and the opportunity to make new friends from all over the world.

If you’re thinking of going abroad as part of your degree, or you’d like a bit more information about the study and work opportunities available to you, make sure to join the 2021 Go Abroad Week!

Go Abroad Week will take place between Monday 18th October and Friday 22nd October. We will be offering a series of virtual talks and sessions which will include:

  • Talks from our overseas partners
  • Subject specific talks
  • Why Study Abroad?
  • Q&A with students who have studied abroad
  • Careers – How an international placement can enhance your CV
  • International Volunteering
  • UoM Residence Abroad, opportunities for SALC students
  • Summer Schools

Click here to see how you can sign up, and to download the full schedule of events.

If you’d like to hear what previous Manchester students have to say about their time abroad, check out the Manchester on the Road blog, where our Global Ambassadors who have studied all over the world share their experience of being abroad.

As well as sharing what they thought of their own experiences, they also offer advice for some of the difficulties you may face whilst away: from finances, to homesickness and making a brand new set of friends.

To find out more about studying abroad, visit Go Abroad Manchester where you can find information on the different opportunities available to you, finance and funding, insurance, and any other information you might need to know before, during, and after you go abroad.

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