Going abroad

Courses and countries

Please note that the information contained on this page is aimed at undergraduate students. For information on international mobility opportunities for postgraduate students, please download our PDF booklet.

Full A-Z of study abroad

Full A-Z of study abroad

 

All students within the Faculty of Humanities have the opportunity to apply to study abroad. Please see http://www.kent.ac.uk/humanities/internationalisation/intro.html for more information.

The following exchanges are Humanities Wide. These exchanges are available to all students in the Humanities Faculty, subject to places and courses being available at the Partner University which are relevant to your degree at the University of Kent. In addition to these humanities wide exchanges, please also consider the destinations offered for your particular subject area. Again places are subject to availability and relevance to your degree.

Course Country Universities Teaching
language

Humanities Wide

 

Ireland

University College Cork

English

Humanities Wide

 

Ireland National University of Ireland Maynooth English

Humanities Wide

 

France

University of Poitiers

French

Humanities Wide

 

Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English

Humanities Wide

Netherlands

 

University of Utrecht

English

 

Humanities Wide Netherlands

Maastricht University

 

English

 

If you are a single OR joint honours Humanities student, for whom the year abroad is not obligatory, a term abroad may be possible. If you have any queries please contact your school or email goabroad@kent.ac.uk

A

Course Country Universities Teaching
language

Accounting and Finance with French Business Studies

British and French Accounting

 

France

 

 

Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3

 

French

 

Accounting and Finance with German

Germany

Philipps-Universität Marburg

German

American Studies

Canada English
Germany Freie Universität Berlin English

USA

English

Anthropology (see also Social Anthropology) with a Year in Japan

Japan

English

Anthropology (see also Social Anthropology) with a Year in Europe

Czech Republic

University of West Bohemia

English

Denmark Københavns Universitet (Copenhagen) English

Finland

Jyväskylän yliopisto (Jyvaskyla)

English

France

University of Provence Aix-Marseille I

French

Germany

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

German

Italy

Università degli Studi di Siena

Italian

Netherlands

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

English

Spain

Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Spanish

Architecture

France

Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture et de Pasage de Lille

French

Italy Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata Italian
Astronomy, Space Science and Astrophysics (see also Physics) USA English

B

Course Country University Teaching

Biochemistry

Australia University of Technology, Sydney English

Canada

English

Hong Kong  
Malaysia Universiti Teknologi Malaysia English
Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam  
Turkey Boğaziçi University, Istanbul  

USA

English

Biochemistry with a Year Abroad Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English

Biological Anthropology

Canada

English

USA

 

Biology

Australia University of Technology, Sydney English
Canada  
Hong Kong  
Malaysia Universiti Teknologi Malaysia English
Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam  
Turkey Boğaziçi University, Istanbul English
USA  
Biology with a Year Abroad Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English
Biomedical Sciences Australia University of Technology, Sydney English
Canada  

Hong Kong

 
Malaysia Universiti Teknologi Malaysia English
Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English
Turkey Boğaziçi University, Istanbul  
USA  
Biomedical Sciences with a Year Abroad Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English

For Business Administration with a year in Europe, please see International Business

Business Administration and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint Honours)
See appropriate languages for details

C

Course Country University Teaching
language

Classical Studies

Belgium

Universiteit Gent

Dutch

Canada

English

Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
English
Turkey Boğaziçi University, Istanbul English

USA

English

Classical Studies and and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details

Comparative Literature Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
English

Comparative Literature with an approved year abroad

Czech Republic

Univerzita Karlova v Praze (Charles University in Prague)

English

Denmark

English

France

Université de Montpellier

English

Germany

Freie Universität Berlin

English

Italy

Università Ca' Foscari Venezia

English

Portugal

Universidade do Porto

English

Spain

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

English

Switzerland

Université de Genève
Université de Neuchâtel

English

Turkey Boğaziçi University, Istanbul English

USA

Please see English and American Literature for details of destinations

English

Comparative Literature and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details
Computer Science France Epitech English
Hungary Eötvös Loránd University
Computer Science and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details
Comprative Politics Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (PG only) English
Creative Events USA California State University, Long Beach English
University of South Carolina
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Criminology Belgium Universiteit Gent (PG only) English/Dutch
USA San Diego State University English
Cultural Studies and Combined Languages/German/Hispanic Studies/Italian (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details

E

Course Country University Teaching
language

For Economics with a year in Europe, please see European Economics

English and American Literature with an Approved Year Abroad

Canada English

Czech Republic

Univerzita Karlova v Praze (Charles University in Prague)

English

Denmark

English

France

English

Germany

Freie Universität Berlin

English

Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
English

Italy

Università Ca' Foscari Venezia

English

Portugal

Universidade do Porto

English

Spain

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

English

Switzerland

Université de Genève

 

USA

English

English and American Literature and Creative Writing with an Approved Year Abroad
See English and American Literature

English, American and Postcolonial Literature with an Approved Year Abroad
See English and American Literature

English and American Literature and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details

English Language and Linguistics

In addition to these specific exchanges there may be a possibility for you to study at one of our other Universities with which we hold a Humanities Exchange.

Finland

Oulun yliopisto (University of Oulu)

English

Germany Philipps-Universität Marburg English

Netherlands

Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

English

Spain Universidad Autònoma de Madrid English
Switzerland Universität Bern English

European Arts (Film)

 

France

Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III

French

Germany

Freie Universität Berlin

German

Hong Kong University of Hong Kong English

Italy

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna

Italian

Ireland

National University of Ireland, Galway

English

Netherlands

Universiteit van Amsterdam

English

Switzerland

Université de Lausanne

French

Turkey English

USA

English

European Economics

France

Université Pierre Mendès-France (Grenoble II)

French

Germany

Philipps-Universität Marburg

German

Greece

Athens University of Economics and Business

English

Spain

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Spanish or English

European History

France

French

Germany

Universität Regensburg

German

European Legal Studies

Austria

Universität Wien (Vienna)

English

Czech Republic

Univerzita Karlova v Praze (Charles University in Prague)

English

Denmark

Københavns Universitet (Copenhagen)

English

Finland

Turun yliopisto (Turku)

English

Netherlands

English

Norway

Universitetet i Bergen

English

Sweden

Uppsala Universitet

English

For European Management Science please see International Business

European Studies (French/German/Italian/Spanish/Combined Languages)
See appropriate language for details

European Studies (Social Sciences) see International Relations and Politics and International Relations

F

Course Country University Teaching
language

Film Studies with an Approved Year Abroad.

Canada

English

France Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III French

Germany

Freie Universität Berlin

German

Hong Kong University of Hong Kong
English

Italy

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna

Italian

Ireland

National University of Ireland, Galway

English

Japan Musashi University English

Netherlands

Universiteit van Amsterdam

English

South Korea Dongguk University  

Switzerland

Université de Lausanne

French

Turkey English

USA

English

Film Studies and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint Honours)
See appropriate language for details

Fine Art

In addition to these specific exchanges there may be a possibility for you to study at one of our other Universities with which we hold a Humanities Exchange.

Italy

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di

Italian

Norway Bergen Academy of Art and Design  
Turkey  

French

See Year Abroad Options Booklet (pdf) for further details about destinations and non-university options.

Belgium

Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix (Namur)

French

Canada

Université de Montréal

French

France

French

Switzerland

French

G

Course Country University Teaching
language

German

See Year Abroad Options Booklet (pdf) for further details about destinations and non-university options.

Austria

German

Germany

H

Course Country University Teaching
language

Hispanic Studies (Spanish)

See Year Abroad Options Booklet (pdf) for further details about destinations and non-university options.

Spain

Spanish

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Spanish/Catalan

Peru

Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru

Spanish

Uruguay

Universidad ORT, Montevideo

Spanish

History

 

Canada

English

Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
English
Korea Korea University English
South Africa Stellenbosch University English
Turkey Boğaziçi University, Istanbul English

USA

English

For History with a year in Europe, please see European History

History and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details

History and Philosophy of Arts

Canada English
Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
English

Italy

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna

Italian

Netherlands

English

Turkey English
USA English

History and Philosophy of Art and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint honours)
See appropriate language for details

L

Course Country University Teaching
language

Law

China

English

Hong Kong

English

Law with French

Canada

Université de Montréal

French

English and French Law

France

French

English and German Law

Germany

Philipps-Universität Marburg

German

English and Italian Law

Italy

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna

Italian

English and Spanish Law

Spain

Spanish

For more information on Law year abroad options in Europe, please see the Year Abroad Options for Law booklet (pdf).

Liberal Arts
Other study destinations may be added in the near future. Please contact the Go Abroad team for more information.

USA English

M

Course Country University Teaching
language

Music

In addition to these specific exchanges there may be a possibility for you to study at one of our other Universities with which we hold a Humanities Exchange.

Turkey

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi (Istanbul Technical University)

English

Music Technology

In addition to these specific exchanges there may be a possibility for you to study at one of our other Universities with which we hold a Humanities Exchange.

Turkey

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi (Istanbul Technical University)

English

 

P

Course Country University Teaching
language

Pharmacy (MA only)

France

Université Lille Nord de France

English

Italy

Università degli Studi di Padova

English

Philosophy

Canada English

France

Université Paris-Sorbonne

French

Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
English

Turkey

Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, (Istanbul)

English

USA English

Philosophy and French/German/Italian/Spanish (Joint Honours)
See appropriate language for details

Physics (see also Astronomy, Space Science and Astrophysics)

Hong Kong English

USA

English

Politics

Korea Korea University English

Politics and International Relations

Australia University of Technology, Sydney English

China

English

Hong Kong

English

Japan

English

Switzerland-PhD Only Universität Bern English
Politics and International Relations with French Belgium Université Libre de Bruxelles French
Canada Université de Montréal French
France French

Politics and International Relations with German

Germany

German

Politics and International Relations with Italian Italy Italian

Politics and International Relations with Spanish

Argentina

Universidad de San Andrés

Spanish

Spain

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Spanish

Politics and International Relations with a year in Continental Europe

Czech Republic

Charles University, Prague

English

Finland

Tampereen yliopisto (Tampere)

English

Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English

Norway

Universitetet i Oslo

English

Poland

Uniwersytet Warszawski (Warsaw)

English

Turkey Kadir Has Üniversitesi English
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi   English

Popular Music

In addition to these specific exchanges there may be a possibility for you to study at one of our other Universities with which we hold a Humanities Exchange.

Turkey İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi (Istanbul Technical University) English
For more information about year abroad options in Europe for Politics and International Relations, please see the Year Abroad Options for Politics and International Relations booklet (pdf).

Psychology with studies in Europe

Belgium

Université Libre de Bruxelles

French

France

Clermont Ferrand II

French

Germany

German

Italy

Università degli Studi di Padova

Italian

Poland

Warsaw (Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities)

English

Spain

Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Spanish

Turkey

Bogazici University, Istanbul

English

S

Course Country University Teaching
language

Social Anthropology (See also Anthropology and Biological Anthropology)

Social Anthropology with a year in Europe

Denmark

Københavns Universitet (Copenhagen)

English

Finland

Jyväskylän yliopisto (Jyvaskyla)

English

France

University of Provence Aix-Marseille I

French

Germany

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

German

Italy

Università degli Studi di Siena

Italian

Netherlands

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

English

Spain

Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Spanish

Social Anthropology with a year in Japan (see Anthropology with a year in Japan)

Sociology

Sociology with a year abroad

 

Finland

Tampereen yliopisto (Tampere)

English

Netherlands Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam English

Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

English

Sociology with Italian

Italy

Università degli Studi di Trento

Italian

Sociology with Spanish

Spain

University of Granada

Spanish

V

Course Country University Teaching
language

Visual and Performing Arts (please contact your school).

W

Course Country University Teaching
language

War Studies (please contact your school).

 

 

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Last Updated: 14/04/2014