Accessibility statement

Events

Where will you go banner

The Global Programmes office (next to Derwent College reception) will be open to visitors for study abroad related enquiries (Monday - Friday, 11am to 1pm, term time only). Our clinic hours for pre-arranged appointments will continue online until further notice.

If you need to contact us or make an appointment to talk to us, please submit your request via email global-programmes@york.ac.uk

The University of York’s coronavirus webpage has our most up to date information and is updated as new details arise.   

What's on

Autumn Term

Week 2 All programmes Departmental orientation/first year introductory talks
A quick introduction to global opportunities at orientation sessions in your department.

From Week 3

All programmes
Global Chat with Global Assistants: 
Wednesday 12th October, 4.00pm - 5.00pm, Derwent SCR and GCR
Wednesday 19th October - 1.45pm - 3.15pm, Derwent SCR and GCR
Wednesday 26th October - 1.45pm - 3.15pm, Spring Lane Building SLB/208
Wednesday 2nd November - 1.45pm - 3.15pm, Derwent SCR and GCR
Wednesday 9th November - 3.45pm - 5.15pm, Derwent SCR and GCR
Wednesday 16th November - 3.45pm - 5.15pm, Derwent SCR and GCR
Wednesday 23rd November - Global Chat replaced with an exclusive movie screening of Granada Nights. Register for a free ticket here.
 
Are you a visiting student or thinking about an international opportunity in the future, be sure to come along and ask the Global Assistants all your questions! We will be hosting an informal get-together where you can learn more about York and each other (alongside some great Yorkshire tea and coffee).
 
Use this link to let us know that you are coming - Global Chat sign up sheet
Week 6 All Programmes

Global Opportunities Fair

Come along to our Global Opportunities Fair to find out how to apply for opportunities to study, work and volunteer abroad. Speak to Centre for Global Programmes staff and meet York students who have been abroad. Discover more about independent travel opportunities from representatives of international volunteering organisations.

Click on the links below to register for one or both days!

Thursday 03 November 2022, 3.00pm - 6.00pm

Friday 04 November 2022, 11.00am - 2.00pm

Week 7

Year Abroad

Drop-in session: Year Abroad 
Wednesday 09 November 2022, 2.00-3.00pm, SLB/002
Planning to study or work abroad as part of your degree at York? Our Study Abroad Advisors and Global Assistants will be there, so you can ask us anything that relates to this.

Week 8 Summer Abroad

Drop-in session: Summer Abroad 
Wednesday 16 November 2022, 2.00-3.00pm, SLB/002
Are you keen to make the most of your summer? Short summer programmes are a great chance to experience life in another country. Come and speak to us to find out more.

Week 9  Application Tips

Drop-in session: Tips on completing your study abroad application
Wednesday 23 November 2022, 2.00-3.00pm, SLB/002
Find out more about the application process and recording your application video. 

Week 9 All programmes

Exclusive screening of Granada Nights movie

Wednesday 23rd November 2022, 3.15pm, Spring Lane Building, SLB/118 Lecture Theatre - come along to a free, exclusive movie screening of Granada Nights, a coming-of-age feature film about studying abroad. Register below to attend the free movie screening + Q&As with the Centre for Global Programmes and Global Assistants.

Register for a free ticket here 

Week 10  All programmes

Drop-in session: General Q&A with our Global Assistants
Wednesday 30 November 2022, 2.00-3.00pm, SLB/002
Come to the session to hear first hand experience about what it's really like to study abroad.

Spring Term

Week 3 All Programmes

Summer Opportunities Fair
1-4pm Wednesday 25 January 2023 in G/N/028 James Hall
Find out more about Summer Schools, International Study Centres and Travel Awards as well as work experience, internship and volunteering opportunities.

Register Now!

Week 4 All Programmes

Global Chat

Wednesday 1 February 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Derwent SCR / GCR

Thinking about spending your summer abroad? How to select the right place for you.

Join our Global Assistants for an informal get-together where you can find out more about the summer opportunities available to you.

Week 5 All Programmes

Global Chat

Wednesday 8 February 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Derwent SCR / GCR

Summer Opportunities Application advice & tips

Join our Global Assistants for an informal get-together where you can find out more about completing your summer abroad application.

Week 6 Exchanges

Study Exchange and Year Abroad Work placements Pre-Departure Workshop
Wednesday 15 February 2023, 2:00-3:30pm (online)
Compulsory pre-departure workshop for all students who will study/work abroad in 2023/24

Week 6 All Programmes

Global Chat

Wednesday 15 February 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Spring Lane Building SLB/101

Summer Opportunities Application advice & tips

Join our Global Assistants for an informal get-together where you can find out last minute application tips & tricks for completing your summer abroad application. 

Week 7 All Programmes

Global Chat

Wednesday 22 February 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Derwent SCR / GCR

How to make the most of your Summer abroad

Join our Global Assistants for an informal get-together where you can find out more about organising your time abroad.

Week 8 Exchanges

Study Exchange and Year Abroad Work placements Pre-Departure Workshop and social
Wednesday 1 March 2023, 2:00-4:00pm in B/T/005
Compulsory pre-departure workshop for all students who will study/work abroad in 2022/23 

Week 9

Summer Opportunities

ISC & ISC plus Pre-Departure Workshop
*New Date*
Wednesday 15 March 2023, 1:00-2:30pm in P/L/001

Compulsory pre-departure workshop for all students who will be participating in an ISC during the summer vacation.

Week 9

Summer Opportunities

Summer School Pre-Departure Workshop
*New Date* Wednesday 15 March 2023, 2:30-4:00pm in P/L/001

Compulsory pre-departure workshop for all students who will be participating in a summer school during the summer vacation. 

Summer Term

Week 3

Exchanges

Study Exchange, Year Abroad Work placements and Summer Programmes Pre-Departure Workshop
Wednesday 03 May 2023, 2:00-3:30pm in P/X/001
Compulsory pre-departure workshop for all students who will study/work abroad in 2023/24, covering the Travel Log, Travel Authorisation Process, How to sign up for University of York travel insurance

TBC

Summer Opportunities

ISC and ISC plus Pre-Departure Workshop
Date TBC on Zoom
Pre-departure workshop with the host University for all students who will be participating in an ISC during the summer vacation.

Week 9

Exchanges

Study Exchange, Year Abroad Work placements and Summer Programmes Pre-Departure Workshop

Wednesday 14 June 2023, 2:00-3:00pm online on Zoom

Pre-departure workshop for students who will study/work abroad in 2023/24, covering Wellbeing and support.