It may be possible to study, work or volunteer abroad as part of your research degree for up to one year.
These life-changing opportunities add an enriching dimension to your research. You'll make connections that will enhance your career prospects and you'll gain a new perspective in your field of expertise.
- European exchanges and work placements: apply for a study exchange or traineeship at one of our partner universities or organisations
- International study centres: immerse yourself in a two-week intensive academic and cultural experience at an international partner university
- Go to the USA (fulbright.org.uk): explore Fulbright scholarship opportunities for research and taught Masters study in any field at a university in the USA
- Other funding opportunities: we also offer a number of other funding opportunities for postgraduate students to study abroad.
York has links with top academic institutions and employers all over the world. You can choose options such as a year in an American college town, a bustling capital city such as Singapore or Seoul, or in a regional town in Europe closer to York. International Study Centres travel to different destinations across the world every year.
However long you go for, you'll have a challenging and rewarding experience, see a different culture and gain a new set of skills to impress potential employers.
Already studying a postgraduate degree at another university? If you'd like to experience life at an overseas university, you can apply to spend time at York as a visiting student.