As a UT student, you have various options to study abroad for SPECIFIC LENGTH OF TIME.
Studying abroad offers you the chance to immerse yourself in a new culture, enhance your resume, and gain personal growth, making it a valuable and life-enriching experience. It provides a unique opportunity to broaden your horizons and build global connections, ultimately making you a more versatile and flexible person.
Whether you want to go abroad for a week, a quarter or half a year, there is always an opportunity to have an exciting international experience! Most phases of your studies offer you opportunities to go abroad. Below you find three main options within your curriculum for an international experience. Beyond your curriculum, you have the option to join Study Tours and/or Summer Schools.
Options for Study Abroad within your curriculum:
Start planning one year ahead
Keep in mind that you need to plan well ahead of the start of your international adventure. Our advice for you is to start thinking about a potential study abroad at least one year prior to your intended departure. You can contact your Study Adviser, Track Coordinator and/or Faculty Exchange/ Internship Coordinator when you want to discuss your plans.
In the event of an emergency occurring in countries in which UT students and staff are studying or working, the Emergency Abroad Service performs a wellbeing check and provides support when required. The service liaises with various stakeholders and shares information about important matters such as pre-emptive safety measures, pre-departure preparations and intercultural awareness. To contact the service, email email@example.com.
If ECTS credits are given, the credits can be taken over 1 on 1. However, if the country where the credits are obtained isn’t one of the countries that use ECTS, please check the Credit Conversion pages below:
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