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Study, work or volunteer abroad

Get a global learning experience that will enhance your career prospects.

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.

Opportunities 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.

Visiting students

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.

Discover your options