Student international opportunities
International opportunities and support for students
Internationalise your student experience
Get more from your degree by discovering Kent's range of opportunities designed to internationalise your experience. Whether you want to work or study abroad as part of your degree, take part in virtual exchange or participate in the Global Officers Leadership Development Programme there are many ways to get involved.
In addition to the activities managed by International Partnerships, there are a wealth of opportunities available to you at Kent. Be sure to visit our Kent Extra pages for a full range of what is on offer.
If you have any questions or queries regarding these opportunities, or require further support, please do get in touch.
University of Kent Study and Work Abroad Policy
Update 2022/23: Whilst we hope that physical exchanges will take place as normal in the academic year 2022/23, we will continue to monitor the situation closely, liaising with your School/Division and other University departments over the coming months.
Outgoing students 2021/22: Covid-19 Pandemic
Where it is safe and practicable, the University will support a student’s decision to attend an in-country placement whether that be for study or work abroad.
University of Kent Study and Work Abroad Placement Policy 2021-22 .pdf - Including update for 2022/23
I would encourage anyone to take the [study abroad] opportunity, because the things that you experience, the places you see and the people you meet become the best memories of your life.
There is a wealth of activities and opportunities available to you at Kent to help internationalise your experience. Be sure to visit our Kent Extra pages for a full range of what is on offer.
Global Learning Online
Virtual exchange opportunities with students from across the world
Global Officers Leadership Development
Find out how you can join the programme and become a Global Officer at Kent
Erasmus+ Graduate Internships
Funding for recent graduates to carry out graduate internships
Erasmus+ PhD placements
Funding for PhD students to carry out short-term placements
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