UCL Students Abroad

Options Guide

Study Abroad Options Guide 2014/15

The range of study abroad options open to you will depend on your course of study at UCL.

The guide for 2014/15 is currently being updated so please check back in late September for updates. 

If you have questions about institutions you would like to apply to, please email the Study Abroad Team. Our partners kindly ask that you do not contact them directly. 

Faculty of Arts & Humanities

Classics and Ancient World Studies

Exchange Programmes for Classics and Ancient World Studies Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet for Classics, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Classics students.


Erasmus Exchanges

Austria

  • Leopold Franzens Universität Innsbruck

Cyprus

  • University of Cyprus

France

  • Université Paris Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • Université de Strasbourg

Germany

  • Universität Heidelberg

Greece

  • Aristotle University Thessaloniki

Hungary

  • Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Italy

  • Università degli Studi di Bologna
  • Università degli Studi di Parma
  • Università degli Studi di Siena

Spain

  • Universidad de Salamanca
  • Universidad de Valencia

Switzerland

  • Université de Genève

 UCL Exchanges

Australia
Canada
Japan
Singapore
USA

European Social and Political Studies

Exchange Programmes for ESPS Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.


Erasmus Exchanges

Belgium

  • Université Libre de Bruxelles

France

  • Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
  • Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Bordeaux (Sciences Po)
  • Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po)

Germany

  • Freie Universität Berlin
  • Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Universität Hamburg

Italy

  • Sapienza – Università di Roma
  • Università degli Studi di Milano

Spain

  • Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Sevilla
  • Universidad de Sevilla

SELCS Exchanges

In addition to the ESPS exchanges listed above, ESPS students are eligible to apply for exchange placements at a range of European universities through the School of European Languages, Culture & Society (SELCS). See below for a list of SELCS exchanges.

Hebrew & Jewish Studies

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

  • Hebrew & Jewish Studies students study abroad at the Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.Please contact the Department of Hebrew & Jewish Studies for further information.

School of European Languages, Culture & Society (SELCS)

Exchange Programmes for SELCS Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.


Erasmus Exchanges

Austria

  • Leopold-Franzens Universität Innsbruck
  • Universität Wien

Belgium

  • Universiteit Antwerpen
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Denmark

  • Aarhus Universitet
  • Københavns Universitet

Finland

  • Åbo Akademi, Turku

France

  • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
  • Université d'Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse
  • Université Jean Moulin Lyon III
  • Université Lumière Lyon II
  • Université Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux III
  • Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • Université de Paris 8 Vincennes (Saint-Denis)
  • Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier III

Germany

  • Freie Universität Berlin
  • Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Universität Hamburg
  • Universität Trier
  • Universität zu Köln

Iceland

  • Háskóli Íslands, Rekjavík

Italy

  • Politecnico di Milano
  • Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa
  • Università degli Studi di Bologna
  • Università degli Studi Roma Tre
  • Università degli Studi di Napoli "L'Orientale"
  • Università per Stranieri di Siena

The Netherlands

  • Universiteit Leiden
  • Universiteit Utrecht
  • Universiteit van Amsterdam
  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Norway

  • Universitetet i Oslo
  • Universitetet i Tromso

Spain

  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • Universidad de Córdoba
  • Universidad de Granada
  • Universidad Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona)
  • Universitat de Valencia

Sweden

  • Göteborgs Universitet
  • Umeå Universitet
  • Uppsala Universitet

Departmental Exchanges

Argentina

  • Universidad de San Andres, Buenos Aires

Chile

  • Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile

Mexico

  • Universidad de Monterrey

UCL Exchanges

Canada

  • Université de Montréal
  • Université du Québec à Montréal

Slade School of Fine Art

Exchange Programmes for Fine Art Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet for Fine Art, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Fine Art students.


Erasmus Exchanges

Austria

  • Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

Finland

  • Kuvataideakatemia, Helsinki

France

  • École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts, Paris

Germany

  • Städelschule, Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt

Departmental Exchanges

China

  • Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

Israel

  • Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

USA

  • Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York
  • New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago

BASc

Exchange programmes for BASc Arts and Sciences Students.

You can download the Departmental Information Sheet for Arts and Sciences, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for BASc students.

Erasmus Exchanges

NB: Please check the language of instruction for all Erasmus exchanges.

Germany

Apply via BASc Department. For more information please contact the BASc International & Affiliates Officer.

Departmental Exchanges


NB: Please check the language of instruction for all departmental exchanges.

Japan
South Korea
Canada

Apply via BASc Department. For more information please contact the BASc International & Affiliates Officer.

UCL Exchanges

These exchanges are open to students from a number of UCL departments. There is a competitive selection process organised by the Study Abroad Team.

The deadline for applications is 29 November at 4pm.

Australia
Japan (NB Language of instruction is Japanese. Native level Japanese required)
New Zealand
Singapore (NB Language of instruction is English)
USA

Faculty of the Built Environment

Bartlett School of Planning

Bartlett School of Planning


Exchange Programmes for Planning Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.


Erasmus Exchanges

Germany

  • Technische Universität Dortmund

 The Netherlands

  • University of Amsterdam

 Poland

  • University of Technology, Wroclaw

Spain

  • Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Sweden

  • Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

Departmental Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New South Wales

Hong Kong

  • University of Hong Kong

USA

  • University of Pennsylvania

Bartlett School of Architecture

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

  • Architecture have an exchange with the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SciArc)

Faculty of Engineering Sciences

Biochemical Engineering

Exchange Programmes for Biochemical Engineering Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Biochemical Engineering students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via your Study Abroad Tutor

France

  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques de Nancy
  • Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse
  • Université de Technologie de Compiègne

Germany

  • Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie

Italy

  • Universita di Pisa

Portugal

  • Universidade Técnica de Lisboa

Spain

  • Universidad de Granada

Sweden

  • Lund University

Departmental Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

USA

  • Iowa State University

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Melbourne (high-demand institution)
  • University of Queensland

 Canada

  • University of British Columbia (high-demand institution)
  • University of Toronto (high-demand institution)
  • University of Waterloo

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University Hong Kong
  • City University Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Tech

Japan

  • Waseda University

Mexico

  • Tecnologico de Monterrey

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University (Provisional)

 USA

  • Caltech (high-demand institution)
  • Columbia University (high-demand institution)
  • Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign (high-demand institution)
  • University of Massachusetts
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Purdue University
  • University of Washington

Exchanges available within each department are subject to change at short notice.

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Chemical Engineering

Exchange Programmes for Chemical Engineering Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Chemical Engineering students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

France

  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques de Nancy
  • Universite de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

Germany

  • Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie

Italy

  • Università degli Studi dell’Aquila
  • Università degli Studi di Genova
  • Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
  • Università degli Studi di Palermo
  • Università degli Studi di Salerno

Spain

  • Universidad de Granada

Departmental Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

USA

  • Iowa State University

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne

Canada

  • University of Waterloo
  • Universite de Quebec a Montreal

Hong Kong

  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • City University Hong Kong
  • Chinese University Hong Kong

Mexico

  • Universidad Tecnologico de Monterrey

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

USA

  • Columbia University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Purdue  University
  • Rutgers University
  • University of Washington

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering

Exchange Programmes for Civil Engineering Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for CEGE students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via your Study Abroad Tutor

Cyprus

  • University of Cyprus

Denmark

  • Aarhus University School of Engineering

Spain

  • Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Switzerland

  • ETH Zürich (courses in English available)

Departmental Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

 USA

  • Syracuse University

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne (high-demand institution)
  • University of Western Australia

Canada

  • University of British Columbia (high-demand institution)
  • University of Toronto (high-demand institution)
  • École De Technologie Supérieure Québec
  • University of Waterloo

Hong Kong

  • City University of Hong Kong
  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

Mexico

  • Tecnológico de Monterrey

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University

USA

  • Caltech (high-demand institution)
  • Columbia University (high-demand institution)
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (high-demand institution)
  • University of Washington
  • Purdue University

Exchanges available within each department are subject to change at short notice.

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Computer Science

Exchange Programmes for Computer Science Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Computer Science students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

Denmark

  • Aarhus University

France

  • Université Montpellier II
  • Ecole Polytechnique (Paris)

Germany

  • Technische Universität Dresden
  • Universität Duisberg Essen
  • Universität Paderborn

Italy

  • Politecnico di Milano
  • University of Pisa

Spain

  • Universidad de Valencia
  • Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Departmental Exchanges - apply through Study Abroad Team online application

 Canada

  • ETS University of Quebec

 USA

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne (high demand institution)
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Queensland

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia (high demand institution)
  • University of Toronto (high demand institution)
  • University of Waterloo

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

Mexico

  • Tecnológico de Monterrey

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

USA

  • Caltech (high demand institution)
  • Columbia University (high demand institution)
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (high demand institution)
  • University of Massachussets - Amherst
  • University of Washington

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Exchanges available within each department are subject to change at short notice. Please contact the Study Abroad Team in September 2013 for confirmed available placements.

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Electronic & Electrical Engineering

Exchange Programmes for Electronic & Electrical Engineering Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Electronic and Electrical Engineering students.


Erasmus Exchanges

Germany

  • Friedrich Alexander Universität, Erlangen
  • Technische Universität Berlin
  • Technische Universität München

Italy

  • Politecnico di Torino

Spain

  • Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Queensland (Provisional)

Canada

  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo
  • Université du Québec à Montréal
  • École De Technologie Supérieure Québec

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Japan

  • Waseda University (native Japanese required)

Mexico

  • Tecnológico de Monterrey

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University

USA

  • Caltech
  • Columbia University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Washington
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst

New Zealand

  • University of Canterbury
  • University of Auckland

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Management Science & Innovation

Exchange Programmes for Information Management for Business Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Management Science and Innovation students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via your Study Abroad Tutor

France

  • Telecom SudParis

Germany

  • Technische Universität München

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Queensland

Canada

  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo
  • Université du Québec à Montréal
  • École de Technologie Supérieure Québec

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

USA

  • Caltech
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Washington
  • Columbia University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Mexico

  • Universidad de Monterrey

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University

New Zealand

  • University of Canterbury
  • University of Auckland

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Mechanical Engineering

Exchange Programmes for Mechanical Engineering Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Mechanical Engineering students.


Erasmus Exchanges

Switzerland

  • ETH Zürich

UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Queensland

Canada

  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Waterloo
  • University of Toronto
  • Université du Québec à Montréal
  • École De Technologie Supérieure Québec

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

Mexico

  • Tecnológico de Monterrey

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University

USA

  • Caltech
  • Columbia University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst

New Zealand

  • University of Canterbury
  • University of Auckland

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.


Faculty of Laws


Exchange Programmes for Law Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.


Erasmus Exchanges

France

  • Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas
  • Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille III

Germany

  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
  • Universität zu Köln

Spain

  • Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
  • Universitat de Girona

Departmental Exchanges

Australia

  • University of New South Wales

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

Faculty of Life Sciences

Biological Sciences

Exchange Programmes for Biological Sciences Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Biological Sciences students.

UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Waterloo

Denmark

  • University of Copenhagen

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

USA

  • Caltech
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Johns Hopkins University

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Linguistics

Exchange Programmes for Linguistics Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Linguistics students.


Erasmus Exchanges

Germany

  • Universität Tübingen

Italy

  • Università Ca' Foscari Venezia

The Netherlands

  • Utrecht University

Departmental exchange programmes for Linguistics students

Canada

  • McGill University

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong

USA

  • University of Arizona

Psychology

Exchange Programmes for Psychology Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Psychology students.


Erasmus Exchanges

Belgium

  • Université Catholique de Louvain

Italy

  • Università degli Studi di Padova

The Netherlands

  • Utrecht University

UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Queensland

Denmark

  • University of Copenhagen

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

Canada

  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Waterloo
  • Université du Québec à Montréal
  • McGill University

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level of Japanese required)

USA

  • Caltech
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of Texas at Austin

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.


Faculty of Mathematical & Physical Sciences

Chemistry

Exchange Programmes for Chemistry Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Chemistry students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

Austria

  • University of Innsbruck

France

  • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
  • Ecole Supérieure de Chimie Physique Electronique de Lyon
  • Université Bordeaux I
  • Université de Strasbourg

Germany

  • Technische Universität Dortmund
  • Technische Universität Dresden

Italy

  • Università di Bologna

Spain

  • Universidad de Santiago de Compostela

Sweden

  • Uppsala University

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Queensland

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

USA

  • Caltech
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Washington
  • Johns Hopkins University

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Earth Sciences

Exchange Programmes for Earth Sciences Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Earth Sciences students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

Austria

  • Universität Wien

Germany

  • Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Italy

  • Università degli Studi di Catania
  • Università degli Studi di Urbino
  • Università degli Studi G. d'Annunzio di Chieti
  • Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

Poland

  • Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Romania

  • Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Adelaide

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • Université du Québec à Montréal
  • University of Waterloo

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

USA

  • Caltech
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Washington
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of Michigan

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Mathematics

Exchange Programmes for Mathematics Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Mathematics students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

France

  • Université de Nantes

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo

Denmark

  • University of Copenhagen

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University

USA

  • Caltech
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Washington
  • University of Texas at Austin

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Natural Sciences

Exchange Programmes for Natural Sciences Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Natural Sciences students.


UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Queensland

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo

Denmark

  • University of Copenhagen

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

USA

  • Caltech
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Washington

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Physics & Astronomy

Exchange Programmes for Physics & Astronomy Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Physics and Astronomy students.


Erasmus Exchanges

France

  • Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble

Germany

  • Universität Heidelberg

Portugal

  • Universidade do Minho

Spain

  • Universidad de Cantabria
  • Universidad de La Laguna

UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto

Denmark

  • University of Copenhagen

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

USA

  • Caltech
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Washington

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.

Statistical Science

Exchange Programmes for Statistical Science Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Statistical Science students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

Germany

  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Italy

  • Università di Bologna

Departmental Exchange - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

 USA

  • UCLA (Provisional, subject to change)

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Queensland

Canada

  • McGill University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • Université du Québec à Montréal
  • University of Waterloo

Japan

  • Waseda University (native level Japanese required)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University (Provisional)

USA

  • Caltech
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
  • University of Washington
  • Johns Hopkins University (Provisional)
  • University of Texas at Austin (Provisional)

Please note that UCL exchanges have a broad focus and although they are, in theory, open to you, in practice the institutions listed may not all offer courses suitable to your programme of study.

Therefore you should be sure to research institutions carefully *in advance* of making your application to the Study Abroad Team.


Faculty of Social & Historical Sciences

Anthropology

Exchange Programmes for Anthropology Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Anthropology students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

France (Language of instruction is French. Excellent level of French required)
Greece
Malta
The Netherlands
Norway
Spain (Language of instruction is Spanish. Excellent level of Spanish or Catalan required)
Switzerland
Turkey

Departmental Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

USA

 UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

New Zealand

Singapore

USA

Canada

Japan

Australia

Archaeology

Exchange Programmes for Archaeology Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Archaeology students.


Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

Austria

  • Universität Wien

Bulgaria

  • New Bulgarian University, Sofia

Denmark

  • Aarhus University

Italy

  • Università degli Studi di Bologna
  • Università degli Studi di Padova
  • Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia

Lithuania

  • Klaipėda University

The Netherlands

  • Leiden University

Poland

  • Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Portugal

  • Universidade de Lisboa

Switzerland

  • Universität Bern

Turkey

  • Anadolu University
  • Istanbul University
  • Middle East Technical University, Ankara
  • Selçuk University
  • Trakya University

Departmental Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

 Australia

  • Flinders University

 USA

  • Stony Brook University, New York

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney

Canada

  • University of Toronto
  • McGill University

 Japan

  • Waseda University (native Japanese speakers only)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

USA

  • University of Washington
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of Michigan
  • University of California
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (TBC)

Economics

Exchange Programmes for Economics Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Economics students.


Departmental Exchanges - apply via the Department of Economics


Canada

  • University of Toronto
  • University of British Columbia

Italy

  • Università Commerciale di Bocconi (TBC)

Spain

  • Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (TBC)

USA

  • Columbia University
  • Georgetown University
  • University of California, Berkeley (TBC)
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, San Diego (TBC)
  • University of Chicago
  • University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill (TBC)
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Washington in St. Louis


Geography (BA/BSc 3 Year Course)

Exchange Programmes for Geography Students (standard three-year degree)

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Geography (3 Year Course) students.

Erasmus Exchanges

France

  • Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble
  • Université Paris Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • Université Toulouse II le Mirail

Germany

  • Universität Potsdam
  • Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, Bonn

 The Netherlands

  • University of Amsterdam
  • University of Utrecht

Spain

  • Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
  • Universidad de Sevilla
  • Universitat de Barcelona

Sweden

  • Lund University

UCL Exchanges

Australia

  • University of Adelaide
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney

Canada

  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo
  • Université du Québec à Montréal

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

Geography (BA/BSc International 4 Year Course)

Exchange Programmes for Geography Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Geography (4 Year Course) students.

Erasmus Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Tutor

France

  • Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble
  • Université Paris Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • Université Toulouse II le Mirail

Germany

  • Universität Potsdam
  • Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, Bonn

 The Netherlands

  • University of Amsterdam
  • University of Utrecht

Spain

  • Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
  • Universidad de Sevilla
  • Universitat de Barcelona

Sweden

  • Lund University

UCL Exchanges - apply via Study Abroad Team online application

Australia

  • University of Adelaide
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Sydney

Canada

  • University of Toronto
  • University of Waterloo
  • University of British Columbia            
  • Simon Fraser University (provisional)   
  • Université du Québec à Montréal

USA

  • University of Washington
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of California
  • University of Arizona (provisional)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (provisional)
  • University of Michigan (provisional)

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

Singapore

  • National University of Singapore

History

Exchange Programmes for History Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.

You can also download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for History students.


Erasmus Exchanges (History with a European Language)

France

  • Ecole Nationale des Chartes
  • Université Paris Sorbonne (Paris IV)

Germany

  • Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Italy

  • Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia

Spain

  • Universidad de Sevilla

Departmental Exchanges

Chile

  • Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (UC-Chile)

USA (History with a Year Abroad)

  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Texas at Austin

UCL Exchanges (History with a Year Abroad)

Australia

  • University of Melbourne

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland

USA

  • University of Michigan
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of California (multiple campuses)

Canada

  • University of Toronto

School of Slavonic & East European Studies

Exchange Programmes for SSEES Students

Below is a list of the exchanges open to your programme. Please be advised that this list may be updated without notice. Once you have made a decision about where to go, you can find out how to apply for your preferred exchanges.


Erasmus Exchanges

Czech Republic

  • Charles University, Prague
  • Masaryk University, Brno

Estonia

  • University of Tartu

Finland

  • University of Helsinki

Germany

  • Viadrina European University, Frankfurt (Oder)

Hungary

  • Corvinus University of Budapest
  • Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Poland

  • Jagiellonian University, Krakow
  • University of Warsaw

Romania

  • Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca

Slovakia

  • Comenius University, Bratislava

Departmental Exchanges

Russia

  • Higher School of Economics, Moscow

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