Why go abroad?

Ever thought about seeing the world as you complete your degree? 
Are you looking for an inspiring, confidence-boosting and even life-changing experience?

Our long-established and prestigious Go Abroad programmes can offer you exciting opportunities. From Europe and the USA, to Asia and Australia, the world is yours to explore.

Why should I go abroad?

Each year many University of Glasgow students take a portion of their degree in another country. This gives them the opportunity to explore different cultures and lifestyles by studying or working abroad. 

  • Work or study abroad as part of your degree: no need for a gap year
  • Develop a new perspective on your studies
  • Explore the world and develop a more international outlook
  • Expand your intercultural awareness and competences
  • Build an international network
  • Gain skills and experiences that will enhance your CV
  • Travel to new and amazing places
  • Learn a language
  • Remember there are no additional tuition fees. You will get support and recognition for your time abroad through the programme