It may be possible to work, study or volunteer abroad as part of your Masters from two weeks to a few months in the summer.
These life-changing opportunities add an enriching dimension to your study. You'll make connections that will enhance your career prospects and you'll gain a new perspective in your field of expertise.
- International study centres: immerse yourself in a two-week intensive academic and cultural experience at an international partner university
- Independent travel awards: you could apply for various funding to study, research, intern or volunteer anywhere in the world
- European exchanges and work placements: apply for a study exchange or work placement at one of our partner universities or organisations.
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.