School of Economics

Year abroad

You have an opportunity to spend your third year studying abroad, with a wide variety of destinations in Europe, America, Australia and Asia to choose from.

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Going on exchange can be a fantastic experience and has both personal and academic benefits.

The application process usually takes place at the start of second year.

After reading the guidance notes published by the School of Economics, interested students complete an online application.

Currently, they can choose from the following list of destinations:

Departmental exchange destinations approved by Economics
University of Oregon, USA (2 places) - only available to single honours Economics and 'with' students
LUISS, Rome, Italy (1 place) - priority given to Economics and Politics students
University of Malta, Malta (2 places) - only available to single honours Economics and 'with' students
University of Mannheim, Germany (2 places) - only available to single honours Economics and 'with' students
Tilburg University, The Netherlands (2 places) - only available to single honours Economics and 'with' students
University of Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain (3 places) - only available to single honours Economics and 'with' students
 
International destinations currently approved by Economics
University of Adelaide, Australia
Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico (Spanish speaking)
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
University of Auckland, New Zealand
Barnard College, New York, USA (women only)
Binghamton University, New York, USA - only available to BS & Econ students
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
University of California, Davies, USA
University of California, Irvine, USA
University of California, San Diego, USA
University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
Carleton University, Ontario, Canada
University of Connecticut, USA
University College Dublin, Ireland
Hong Kong University
Korea University, South Korea (Korean speaking)
University of Melbourne, Australia
University of New South Wales, Australia
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
University of Richmond, Virginia, USA
University of San Andres, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Spanish speaking)
University of Toronto, Canada
Washington University at St Louis, Missouri, USA

If their application is successful, they will normally hear back in late December.

The offers are conditional on an appropriate programme of study being available.