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Summer Opportunities Fair 2020

Key events

Global Opportunities Fair 
Thursday 24 October 2019 (Autumn Term, Week 4)

Year Abroad Workshop
Wednesday 6 November 2019 (Autumn Term, Week 6)

Summer Abroad Workshop
Wednesday 13 November 2019 (Autumn Term, Week 7)

Application Tips Workshop
Wednesday 20 November 2019 (Autumn Term, Week 8)

General information drop-in Workshop
Wednesday 27 November 2019 (Autumn Term, Week 9)

Summer Opportunities Fair 
Wednesday 22 January 2020 (Spring Term, Week 3)

Key dates

Thursday 24 October 2019: Applications open for Worldwide and European Exchange and Languages For International Mobility

Friday 29 November 2019Applications open for International Study CentresSummer Schools and International Internship

Monday 13 January 2020Worldwide Exchange and European Exchange application deadline (1pm)

Wednesday 22 January 2020Applications open for Travel Awards

Wednesday 12 February 2020: International Study CentresSummer Schools and International Internship application deadline (1pm)

Monday 20 April 2020Travel Awards application deadline (1pm)

What's on

Autumn Term

Week 1 All programmes Freshers Fair
Saturday 5 October 2019, Campus West
Start your global journey here by meeting our Peer Advisors and registering your interest in going global.
Week 2 All programmes Departmental orientation/first year introductory talks
A quick introduction to global opportunities at orientation sessions in your department.
Week 3 All Programmes Returners Workshop
Wednesday 16 October 2019, 1.00-3.00pm, Spring Lane Building SLB/118
For students who went abroad in 2018/19.
Week 4 All Programmes

Global Opportunities Fair
Thursday 24 October 2019, 3-6pm, Physics Exhibition Centre
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.

Week 6 

Year Abroad

Workshop: Opportunities to study or work internationally as part of your year abroad, year in industry or placement year
Wednesday 6 November 2019, 1.15-2.15pm in Derwent College D/L/047
Find out more about opportunities to study or work abroad from returning students and CGP staff. 

Week 7 Summer Abroad

Workshop: Study, work or volunteer globally
Wednesday 13 November 2019, 1.15-2.15pm in Derwent College D/L/047
Find out more about summer opportunities to study, work or volunteer abroad. Including International Study Centres, Summer Schools, Travel Awards and International Internships. 

Week 8  Application Tips Workshop: Tips on completing your study abroad application
Wednesday 20 November 2019, 1.15-2.15pm in Derwent College D/L/047
Find out more from our Peer Advisors and record your application video.
Week 9  All programmes

General Information Drop-in session
Wednesday 27 November 2019, 1.15-2.15pm, in P/L/005, Physics / Electronic Engineering Block L 
Staff from CGP will be available to provide information about all our global opportunities, including postgraduate opportunities.

Spring Term

Week 3 All Programmes

Summer Opportunities Fair
Wednesday 22 January 2020, 1.00-4.00pm, James Hall
Find out more about Summer Schools, International Study Centres and Travel Awards as well as work experience, internship and volunteering opportunities. 

Details on the stands/companies at the 2020 fair can be found here

Week 9 Exchanges Worldwide Exchange & European Pre-Departure Workshop
Wednesday 4 March 2020, 1.00-3.00pm, Vanbrugh V/N/045
Week 9 Summer Opportunities International Study Centre Pre-Departure Workshop
Wednesday 4 March 2020, 1.00pm , 2.00pm, 3.00pm and 4.00pm (hour per ISC), Physics P/X/001

Summer Term

Week 3

Exchanges European and Worldwide Exchange Pre-Departure Workshop
Wednesday 22 April 2020, 1.00-3.00pm, Spring Lane Buildng SLB/118

Week 4

Summer Opportunities International Study Centre Pre-Departure Workshop
Wednesday 6 May 2020, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm and 4.00pm (hour per ISC), Spring Lane Building SLB/118