University of Gloucestershire Year Abroad

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University of Gloucestershire Year Abroad

University of Gloucestershire Year Abroad

Go Abroad

The University of Gloucestershire’s graduates have an impressive 94% employment rate within six months of graduating (DLHE 2013).

An international experience, whether it be studying or working or travelling abroad, can be life changing – an opportunity to embrace a different culture and expand your capabilities. The personal, academic and professional rewards are endless.


Why go abroad? 

  • Immerse yourself in a different culture and maybe even in a different language;
  • Make international friends;
  • Explore new and exciting places;
  • Step outside your comfort zone;
  • Embrace new challenges and expand your skillset;
  • Gain confidence in yourself and your adaptability;
  • Enhance your employability. Graduate with an international experience stand out from the crowd and typically secure jobs faster and earn higher starting salaries

Are you ready for an adventure?

 Outbound Go Abroad

There are opportunities for students to study or work abroad. For placements in Europe there may even be Erasmus+ funding available to contribute to the costs involved. Find out more.

 Inbound Study Abroad

We welcome international students to study abroad with us for a semester or even a year. Find out more.

Study Abroad with English

An adaptable course that caters to your English ability.

Study Abroad with English is a long-term course in which you start by studying academic English language and progress to study university undergraduate modules when the required English level is reached. The course can be customised according to different levels of English and specific academic interests.


Who should apply for the Study Abroad with English programme?

This programme is suitable for undergraduate students who would like to spend time in the UK or US developing their English language skills.

Study Abroad with English is ideal if you wish to spend a year in the UK developing English skills, with the opportunity to gain university credit through academic study at the University of Gloucestershire.

Where will it take me?

Course outcomes:

  • Develop the proficient language skills required for international communication
  • Attain academic credits towards an undergraduate degree programme in your home country
  • Enhance career prospects through developing the confidence to handle the demands of a highly specialised academic environment, therefore adding value to your CV
  • Practical experience of university-style teaching and study methods, while making life-long local friends

General contacts

Main university telephone number: +44 (0)1242 714700
Course enquiries: 03330 141414
Current student queries: 01242 714444 or your nearest Helpzone
Thinking about applying? Contact our enquiries team with any questions