How can I find out more?

Throughout the year we hold several events relating to Study Abroad, regardless what stage of your Study Abroad journey you're on. All our events run during term-time; outside of term (including vacation breaks) please get in touch with the team via email or phone if you have any questions. You can also join Global Connect, the Study Abroad student society, search UoL Global Connect on Facebook or uol_globalconnect on Instagram.

If you're thinking about Study Abroad, we strongly encourage you to attend:

  • Study Abroad 101
  • Study Abroad Budgeting
  • Drop-in Sessions

Please note, you can book onto our Study Abroad 101 and Study Abroad Budgeting sessions via CareerHub.

If you've already been accepted to and/or are preparing for your Study Abroad experience, you might find one of the following useful:

  • Drop-in Session
  • Application/Mobility-Online Help Sessions

if you've just come back from Study Abroad, we'd love to see you at:

  • The annual Study Abroad Fair

 

Name of EventWhat is It?Date/time/location

 

Discover the Year in China with Professor David Goodman

 

Year in China is the Study Abroad Team’s exciting flagship programme. Why not have the adventure of a lifetime and discover Chinese culture, language and history? Come and find out about this amazing opportunity at our special information session hosted by Professor David Goodman (Vice-President at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University). 

This session is open to students from all academic years as you are now able to participate in the programme during your degree and after your final year of study! So, if you are a first or second year interested in studying abroad or you are graduating next year and are not sure what to do next, come along to this session and start your Chinese adventure!

Wednesday 16 October
2pm-3.30pm
Central Teaching Hub, Lecture Theatre C

Sign up now via Career Hub.

Study Abroad Fair

Join us for our annual Study Abroad Fair! This event will provide you with everything you need to know about studying abroad. Come along to find out about our programmes and partner universities around the world. You'll also have the opportunity to speak to the Team, Study Abroad Ambassadors and Academic International Opportunities Advisors for advice and guidance about all things Study Abroad.

Friday 25 October
10am-4pm
Mountford Hall
Guild of Students

 

Study Abroad: The Basics

 

During the Study Abroad Fair, we will be hosting three 30 minute sessions to go through all of the basic information that you need to know.

Friday 25 October
12pm-12.30pm, 12.30pm-1pm, 1pm-1.30pm
Location: Mandela Room, Guild of Students

Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 is a session for you to discover the Study Abroad opportunities open to you. The session will cover everything from how to choose the right opportunity for you, how to research locations and partner universities, as well as money and budgeting. You will have the opportunity to meet the Study Abroad Team and have your queries answered.

Students who attend one of these sessions will be awarded an extra 5 points on their Study Abroad application (Semester and Summer Abroad only)!

Wednesday 30 October, 2pm-3.30pm Location: 502 Teaching Hub, Flex 1

Wednesday 6 November, 2pm-3.30pm
Location: 502 Teaching Hub, Flex 1

Friday 15 November, 2pm-3pm
Location: Management School, SR5

Wednesday 5 February, 2pm-3.30pm
Location: Careers Studio Seminar Room

 

Study Abroad Budgeting

 

We want to ensure that finances aren't a barrier to you studying abroad - in fact, we have some of the most generous funding in the Russell Group and funding is now available for all University of Liverpool students who choose to Study Abroad. Our budgeting sessions will cover everything you need to know about financing your international adventure. 

Students who attend one of these sessions will be awarded an extra 5 points on their Study Abroad application (Semester and Summer Abroad only)!

Wednesday 27 November, 2pm-3pm
Location: 502 Teaching Hub, Flex 1

Thursday 5 December, 11am-12pm
Location: Career Studio Seminar Room

Wednesday 12 February, 3pm-4pm
Location: Careers Studio Seminar Room

Application/Mobility-Online Help Session

If you need help with your Host University application, come along to one of our help sessions with computers available. These sessions are open to any student who know they will be studying abroad in the next academic year, including Law with Language/Year Abroad and Modern Languages and Cultures students - no registration necessary. 

PC Room C, 502 Teaching Hub

1pm – 2pm

Tuesday 8th October

Thursday 10th October

Tuesday 15th October

Tuesday 22nd October

Tuesday 29th October

Drop-in Session

An opportunity to come and speak one-to-one with a member of the Study Abroad Team if you have any complex or personal queries - no appointment necessary.

Every Monday and Wednesday
1pm - 2pm
Activity Room Two, The Street, Guild of Students

Virual Drop-in (webchat)

Speak live from anywhere in the world with a member of the Study Abroad Team to get any burning questions answered. If your question is very complex, we'd encourage you to attend one of our face-to-face events.

Every Friday
10am - 12pm, 2pm - 4pm
Access the chat here