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

The Departmental Information Sheet for Classics will be available shortly which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Classics students.



Erasmus institutions

To apply for the following Erasmus institutions, please contact your Study Abroad Tutor.


Institution

Country

Teaching Language

Web Address

Leopold Franzens Universität Innsbruck Germany German www.uibk.ac.at
University of Cyprus Greece English www.ucy.ac.cy/
Université de Paris Sorbonne (Paris IV) France French www.paris-sorbonne.fr/fr
Université de Strasbourg France French www.unistra.fr
Universität Heidelberg Germany German www.uni-heidelberg.de/
Aristotle University Thessaloniki Greece French www.auth.gr/home/index_en.html
Eötvös Loránd University Hungary English http://is.itk.hu/mbs/
Università Degli Studi di Bologna Italy Italian www.unibo.it
Università Degli Studi di Parma Italy Italian www.unipr.it/
Università Degli Studi di Siena Italy Italian www.unisi.it/
Universidad de Valencia Spain Spanish www.uv.es/castellano/
Universidad de Salamanca Spain Spanish www.usal.es/web-usal/
University of Geneva Switzerland French www.unige.ch/index.html

Non-Erasmus institutions

Students may be permitted to apply to the following institutions – requests will be reviewed by the Study Abroad Tutor on a case-by-case basis. These institutions are competitive and places cannot be guaranteed. Please speak to your

Institution

Country

Teaching Language

Web Address

McGill University Canada English www.mcgill.ca
Université du Québec à Montréal Canada English www.uqam.ca
Universite de Montreal Canada English www.umontreal.ca/english/
University of Waterloo Canada English www.uwaterloo.ca
University of Washington USA English www.washington.edu

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.


Exchange Options

The list of exchanges for SELCS students is currently being reviewed for the upcoming year. The updated list will be available on this page and on the Undergraduate Moodle Handbook shortly. 

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.


Institution

Country

Teaching Language

 Erasmus?

Web Address

Akademie der bildenden Kuenste Wien, Vienna Austria Check with your department  Erasmus www.akbild.ac.at
Kuvataideakatemia, Helsinki Finland Check with your department  Erasmus www.kuva.fi
ENS des Beaux-Arts, Paris France Check with your department  Erasmus www.ensba.fr/
Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt Germany Check with your department  Erasmus www.staedelschule.de
The Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, Guangzhou China Check with your department  Not Erasmus
www.gzarts.edu.cn/index.asp
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem Hong Kong Check with your department  Not Erasmus www.bezalel.ac.il/en
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago USA Check with your department  Not Erasmus www.artic.edu
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture, New York USA Check with your department  Not Erasmus www.nyss.org
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York USA Check with your department  Not Erasmus www.cooper.edu

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. You can find out how to apply here: How to apply for BASc students

Institution

 Demand

Country

Teaching Language

Erasmus?

Web Address

Flinders University
green dot
Australia English Not Erasmus http://www.flinders.edu.au/
University of Melbourne
red dot
Australia English Not Erasmus www.melbourne.edu.au
University of Queensland green dot Australia English Not Erasmus http://www.uq.edu.au/
Université de Montréal yellow dot Canada French Not Erasmus http://www.umontreal.ca/english/
Shanghai Jiao Tong University yellow dot China Check with dept Not Erasmus http://en.sjtu.edu.cn/
Zhejiang University green dot China Check with dept Not Erasmus http://www.zju.edu.cn/english/
Universidad de Los Andes green dot Colombia Spanish Not Erasmus http://www.uniandes.edu.co/
University of Freiburg green dot Germany German Erasmus http://www.uni-freiburg.de/
Universidad San Francisco de Quito green dot Ecuador Spanish Not Erasmus http://www.usfq.edu.ec/Paginas/Inicio.aspx
Universidad de Sevilla yellow dot Spain Spanish Erasmus http://www.us.es/
ENS Paris red dot France French Erasmus http://www.ens.fr/?lang=en
Sciences Po red dot France French Erasmus http://www.sciencespo.fr/en
University Pierre and Marie Curie yellow dot France French Erasmus http://www.upmc.fr/en/
CUHK green dot Hong Kong English Not Erasmus http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/english/index.html
Hitotsubashi University green dot Japan English Not Erasmus http://www.hit-u.ac.jp/index-e.html
Waseda University yellow dot Japan Italian Not Erasmus http://www.waseda.jp
Seoul National University green dot South Korea English Not Erasmus http://www.useoul.edu/
University of Maastricht green dot The Netherlands English Erasmus http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/
University of Auckland red dot New Zealand English Not Erasmus www.auckland.ac.nz
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia green dot Peru Spanish Not Erasmus http://www.upch.edu.pe/portal/
National University of Singapore yellow dot Singapore English Not Erasmus www.nus.edu.sg/
Johns Hopkins University red dot USA English Not Erasmus http://www.jhu.edu/
University of California yellow dot USA English Not Erasmus http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/
Autònoma de Barcelona yellow dot Spain Spanish Erasmus http://www.uab.cat/english/
Universidad de Salamanca yellow dot Spain Spanish Erasmus http://www.usal.es/webusal/en
University of Washington red dot USA English Not Erasmus www.washington.edu

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 will also shortly be able to download the Departmental Information Sheet, which outlines how studying abroad is structured for Chemical Engineering students.


Institution

 Demand

Country

Language

Erasmus?

URL

Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour green dot  France  French  Erasmus www.univ-pau.fr/
Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie green dot Germany German Erasmus www.kit.edu
Università degli Studi dell’Aquila green dot Italy Italian Erasmus www.univaq.it
Università degli Studi di Genova green dot Italy Italian Erasmus www.unige.it
Universita Degli Studi di Napoli Federico II green dot Italy Italian Erasmus www.unina.it 
Università degli Studi di Salerno green dot Italy Italian Erasmus www.unisa.it
Universidad de Granada green dot Spain Spanish Erasmus www.ugr.es
Iowa State University green dot USA English Not Erasmus www.iastate.edu/
University of Melbourne red dot Australia English Not Erasmus www.unimelb.edu.au
Columbia University black dot USA English Not Erasmus www.columbia.edu
Purdue University red dot USA English Not Erasmus www.purdue.edu
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute yellow dot USA English Not Erasmus www.rpi.edu
Georgia Institute of Technology red dot USA English Not Erasmus www.gatech.edu 

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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