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Summer abroad

Spending the summer abroad allows you to get a taste of living and working internationally without committing to a full year. Summer schools or International Study Centres (ISCs) can enhance your global awareness and improve employability, leadership and advocacy skills.

Find out more about summer opportunities and travel awards.

How to Apply

Postgraduate opportunities

Depending on your programme of studies, you may be interested in:

What to expect

Previous destinations

Speak to your department about international elective placement options. Previous destinations in recent years have included:

DegreeUG/PGCountryHost organisationProgrammeDuration
Medicine UG Australia The Royal Melbourne Hospita Elective Placement 6 weeks July-Sep
Medicine UG Sri Lanka Karapitiya Teaching Hospital Elective Placement 6 weeks July-Sep
Medicine UG New Zealand The Ministry of Health Elective Placement 6 weeks July-Sep
Medicine UG Jamaica Mandeville Regional Hospital Elective Placement 6 weeks July-Sep
Medicine UG Canada Abbotsford Regional Hospital Elective Placement 6 weeks July-Sep