Go Abroad

Before you go

Things to know before you go abroad, such as details of compulsory pre-departure sessions, how to find accommodation, and language support.

Pre-departure sessions

Compulsory pre-departure information sessions for outgoing exchange and traineeship students take place in April / May.

Pre-departure sessions

Accommodation

Search websites for accommodation in Europe.

Accommodation

Linguistic support

Opportunities to learn a language or improve your language skills before going abroad.

Linguistic support

Insurance

You must take out appropriate health and travel insurance cover for your time away - don’t leave home without it!

Insurance

Health and safety

While there is always some inherent risk with any kind of travel, there are a number of steps that you can take to help you keep healthy and safe.

Health and safety

Taking Advantage of Time Away

Use the online 'TATA' resource to help you get the most out of your placement.