Go abroad: our partnerships

Globe

We are partners with institutions across the globe, giving current students, students from abroad and our members of staff the opportunity to take part in one of our schemes. 

International Exchange partnerships

If you're an incoming student (currently studying outside of the UK), and your institution is listed below, you'll be eligible to apply to study with us on the International Exchange scheme, depending on your current programme of study.

Similarly, if you're an outgoing student, check the partnerships we have with universities abroad to see where you could study. Some institutions will only accept students from a certain school or course, so make sure you consider all of the options available.

 

Eligible institutions

Australia

Location Institution School(s) or course(s) accepted
Melbourne, Victoria Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology All schools eligible

 

Canada

Location Institution School(s) or course(s) accepted
Toronto, Ontario Humber College School of Arts and Media and Salford Business School
Kamloops, British Columbia Thompson Rivers University School of Arts and Media and Salford Business School
Montreal, Quebec University of Montreal School of Arts and Media, Salford Business School, School of the Built Environment and School of Health and Society

 

China

Location Institution School(s) or course(s) accepted
Ningbo Zhejiang Fashion Institute of Technology BA (Hons) Fashion Image Making and Styling and BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Hong Kong

Location Institution School(s) or course(s) accepted
Kowloon, Hong Kong City University, Hong Kong School of Health and Society

 

South Korea

Location Institution School(s) or course(s) accepted
Seoul Sogang University School of Arts and Media

 

USA

Location Institution School(s) or course(s) accepted
Cedar Rapids, Iowa Coe College School of Arts and Media and Salford Business School
Chicago, Illinois Columbia College, Chicago School of Arts and Media
Murfreesboro, Tennessee Middle Tennessee State University School of Arts and Media and Salford Business School
Lexington, Virginia Virginia Military Institute BA Military and International History students only
Detroit, Michigan Wayne State University School of Arts and Media primarily, but open to students in the School of Health and Society and Salford Business School
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Point Park University BA (Hons) International Politics and Security (running from September 2019) and BA (Hons) Contemporary Military and International History
Winona, Minnesota Winona State University

BSc (Hons) Sports Science, BSc (Hons) Sports Rehabilitation, BSc (Hons) Exercise, Physical Activity & Health.

If you are interested in taking part in this exchange and are not on one of the above, please contact the International Opportunities team.

 

Erasmus+ partnerships

If you're a student applying to study with us through the Erasmus+ scheme, there are many universities we currently have a partnership with - check to see if yours is listed below. You'll also need to make sure you're currently studying on the course or subject that we accept from your institution.

For students currently studying with us, if you're looking to study abroad as part of your degree, take a look at the universities we currently hold an agreement with. Your eligibility to study at one of the institutions listed may depend on your current course and/or your subject area, so make sure you check your options carefully.

Staff are also welcome to apply for the Erasmus+ programme. You can see a list of eligible institutions and the subject area they accept applications for below.

Eligible institutions: students

Austria

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Vienna FHWien University of Applied Sciences of WKW Business and Administration

 

Belgium

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Geel, Belgium Thomas More Kempen Social work
Antwerp, Belgium Universiteit Antwerpen Physiotherapy
Antwerp, Belgium Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen Therapy and Rehabilitation (Occupational Therapy)
Flanders, Belgium KU Leuven Sport

 

Bulgaria

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Dobrich International University College Business and Administration
Ruse University of Ruse Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications

 

Cyprus

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Engomi European University Cyprus Business and Administration; Marketing; English (and the possibility of other modules); Music (and the possibility of other modules)
Limassol Cyprus University of Technology Nursing

 

Czech Republic

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Pilsen University of West Bohemia Business Studies; Earth Sciences (Geography)
Prague Metropolitan University Prague Business Studies; Politics
Ostrava University of Ostrava Geography

 

Denmark

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Aalborg Aalborg Universite Music
Southern Denmark University of Southern Denmark Politics
Horsens VIA University College Architecture and Construction

 

Finland

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Tampere Tampere University of Applied Sciences

Business and Administration; Future Media; Creative Games & Animation; Media Production; Performance and Screenwriting; Nursing and Caring

Vantaa Laurea University of Applied Sciences Business and Administration
Tampere University of Tampere Politics
Helsinki Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences Prosthetics & Orthotics; Social Services/Social Work and Nursing
South Karelia Saimaa University of Applied Sciences Nursing and Caring; Social work and Counselling; Occupational Therapy (Therapy and Rehabilitation)
Oulu Oulu University of Applied Sciences Radiography
Turku Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) Nursing; Midwifery

 

France

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Clermont-Ferrand Universite Clermont Auvergne Law; Business Administration; Tourism Management
Grenoble Université Grenoble Alpes Business Studies
Paris Institute de Preparation À L'Administration et À La Gestion (IPAG) Business Studies
Strasbourg Université de Strasbourg Law
Clermont-Ferrand Université Clermont Auvergne Media & Performance (and possibility of other modules); Chemistry
Sèvres Strate, School of Design Design or Modelling
Lyon La Martiniere-Diderot Fashion
Paris Ecole Supérieure de Design d'Arts Graphiques et d'Architecture Intérieure Graphic Design; Interior Design
Rennes Institut D'Etudes Politiques De Rennes (Sciences Po Rennes) Political Sciences and Civics
Bordeaux Université de Bordeaux Computer Science
Paris Institute Supérieure d'Electronique de Paris - ISEP ICT

 

Germany

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Koblenz and Landau Universität Koblenz-Landau Information Systems/Business Administration
Mainz Fachhocheschule Mainz University of Applied Sciences Business and Administration
Kiel Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts Design + possibility of other modules available
Mainz

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Politics
Munich Ludwig-Maximillians-Universitaet Muenchen English & Journalism
Schwäbisch Gmünd Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd Graphic Design
Bremen Bremen University of Applied Sciences Engineering and Engineering Trades; Biology
Dresden Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Dresden - University of Applied Sciences Aeronautical/Mechanical Engineering
Hannover Leibniz Universität Hannover Geography
Cologne Universität zu Köln Geography
Fulda Hochschules Fulda Nursing, Midwifery

 

Greece

Location

Institution

Accepted subject area

Heraklion

University of Crete

Biology

Hungary

Location

Institution

Accepted subject area

Budapest

Eötvös Loránd University

English Literature, English and Drama, English and Creative Writing

Ireland

Location

Institution

Accepted subject area

Limerick

University of Limerick

English Literature, Journalism (and possibility of other modules)

Italy

Location

Institution

Accepted subject area

Avellino

Conservatorio di Musica Domenico Cimarosa of Avellino

Music and Performance

Bologna

Conservatorio Bologna

Music and Performance

Bologna

Universita di Bologna

Political Science and Civics

Catania

University of Catania

Political Science and Civics

Frosinone

Conservatorio di Musica L. Refice

Music and Performing Arts

La Spezia

Conservatorio "Giacomo Puccini"

Music

Macerata

Academia di belle arti di Macerata

Media (and possibility of other modules)

Urbino

Universita Degli Studi Di Urbino Carlo Bo

Politics

Reggio Calabria

Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria

Architecture (and possibility of other modules)

Fisciano

Università degli Studi di Salerno

Architecture and Town Planning; Building and Civil Engineering

Modena

Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia

Chemistry

Naples

Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

Health (Biomedica Science and Biotechnology)

Palermo

Università Degli Studi Di Palermo

Biology

L'Aquila

University of L'Aquila

Physiotheraphy

 

Lithuania

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Klaipėda SMK University of Applied Social Sciences Marketing and Advertising; Information and Communication Technologies; Travel, Tourism & Leisure; Business and Administration
Klaipėda University of Applied Sciences Physiotheraphy; Occupational Therapy
Kaunas Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Nursing and Midwifery

 

Netherlands

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Amsterdam Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Amsterdam Unviersity of Applied Sciences Computer Science; Business and Administration (staff only)
Groningen University of Groningen English Literature
Hoofddorp Inholland University of Applied Sciences Media (and possibility of other modules)
Amsterdam VU University Amsterdam Sport
Groningen Hanze University of Applied Science Groningen Physiotherapy
Enschede Saxion University of Applied Sciences Nursing

 

Norway

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Oslo University of Oslo Media (and possibility of other modules)
Volda Volda University College Animation
Oslo Oslo and Akershus University College Social Work; Child Welfare; Health Policy; Radiography; Orthotic Engineering
Trondheim Sør-Trøndelag University College Physiotherapy

 

Poland

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Kraków Jagiellonian University Business & Administration (broad programmes)
Poznań Adam Mickiewicz University  Critical & Contextual Studies (Photography - and possibility of other modules)
Warsaw Polish-Japanese Institute of Technology Arts & Design (and possibility of other modules)
Lublin Uniwersytet Marii Curie-Sklodowskiej Sociology

 

Portugal

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Porto University of Porto Fine Art/Graphic Design
Lisbon ISCTE - Instituto Universitario de Lisboa Architecture

 

Romania

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Cluj-Napoca Babeș-Bolyai University Geography, Geology
Suceava Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava Geography
Bucharest Scoala Nationala De Studii Politice Si Administrative Social Change

 

Slovenia

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Ljubljana University of Ljubljana Business Administration; Economics; Design (Graphic Design) (and possibility of other modules)
Maribor University of Maribor Sociology/Criminology

 

Slovakia

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Bratislava Comenius University in Bratislava Nursing

 

Spain

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Castellón de la Plana Universitat Jaume I Management; Travel; Tourism & Leisure; Law; Engineering (Aero/Mech); Engineering Technology
Lleida University of Lleida (Ostelea - School of Tourism & Hospitality) Tourism
Madrid Universidad Complutense De Madrid Law
Málaga Universidad de Malaga Law; Biology; Criminology
Seville Universidad de Sevilla Business and Administration
Barcelona Escola Superior de Disseny I Arts Plastiques de Catalunya (ESDAP Cat) Graphic and Interior Design
Bellaterra Universitat Autonoma De Barcelona (UAB) Biotechnology
Valencia Universitat de Valencia Biology and Biochemistry
Córdoba University of Cordoba Nursing
Madrid Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia Social and Behavioural Sciences (Criminology)
     

 

Sweden

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Linköping Linkopings Universitet Politics; Nursing
Uppsala Uppsala University Politics
Västerås Mälardalens Högskola Nursing

 

Turkey

Location Institution Accepted subject area
Istanbul Instanbul Bilgi University Business Studies
Istanbul Instanbul Aydin University English Language and Literature; Fine Art; Design
Istanbul Yeditepe University Music and Performing Arts
Ankara Middle East Technical University (METU) Building Science
Istanbul Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University Aeronautical, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

 

Eligible institutions: staff

Austria

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Vienna A WIEN21 FHWien University of Applied Sciences of WKW Business 1 x 5 days

 

Belgium

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Bruges B BRUGGE11 VIVES University College Business 1 x 5 days
Antwerp B ANTWERP01 Universiteit Antwerpen Physiotherapy 1 x 5 days
Antwerp B ANTWERP62 Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen Occupational Therapy 2 x 10 days

 

Cyprus

Location Easmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Engomi CY NICOSIA24 European University Cyprus Business; English; Music 1 x 5 days

 

Czech Republic

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Prague CZ PRAHA18 Metropolitan University Prague Business; Politics 1 x 5 days
Ostrava CZ OSTRAV02 University of Ostrava Geography 1 x 5 days

 

Denmark

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Horsens DK RISSKOV06 VIA University College Architecture and Construction 2 x 5 days
Southern Denmark DK ODENSE01 University of Southern Denmark (Syddansk Universitet) Politics 1 x 5 days

 

Finland

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Rovaniemi SF ROVANIE11 Lapland University of Applied Sciences Business 1 x 5 days
Tampere SF TAMPERE06 Tampere University of Applied Sciences Business; Nursing and Caring 2 x 5 days
Helsinki SF HELSINKI41 Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences Social Services; Social Work; Nursing; Prosthetics and Orthotics 1 x 5 days
South Karelia SF LAPPEEN07 Saimaa University of Applied Sciences Nursing; Caring; Social Work; Counselling 1 x 5 days
Turku SF TURKU05 Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) Nursing and Midwifery 2 x 5 days

 

France

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Clermont-Ferrand F CLERMON48 Universite Clermont Auvergne Business; Law; Media and Performance 2 x 5 days
Grenoble F GRENOBL51 Université Grenoble Alpes Business 1 x 5 days
Paris F PARIS105 Institute de Preparation À L'Administration et À La Gestion (IPAG) Business 1 x 5 days
Paris F PARIS213 ESCE - Ecole Supérieure de Commerce Extérieur Business 1 x 5 days
Bidart F BAYONNE07 Ecole Superieure des Technologies Industrielles Avancees (ESTIA) Engineering 1 x 5 days
Paris F PARIS376 Institute Supérieure d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP) ICT 1 x 5 days

 

Germany

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Mainz D MAINZ08 Fachhochschule Mainz University of Applied Sciences Business 1 x 5 days
Mainz D MAINZ01 Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz Politics 1 x 5 days
Munich D MUNCHEN01 Ludwig-Maximillians Universitaet Muenchen English and Journalism 1 x 5 days

 

Greece

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Heraklion G KRITIS01 University of Crete Biology 2 x 5 days

 

Hungary

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Budapest HU BUDAPES01 Eötvös Loránd University English and Creative Drama 2 x 8 days

 

Ireland

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Limerick IRL LIMERIC01 University of Limerick English Literature and Journalism 2 x 5 days

 

Italy

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Verona I VERONA01 Università degli Studi di Verona Business 1 x 5 days
Reggio Calabria I REGGIO01 Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria Construction 1 x 5 days
Fisciano I SALERNO01 Università degli Studi di Salerno Architecture and Town Planning; Building and Civil Engineering 3 x 5 days
Modena I MODENA01 Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia Chemistry 1 x 5 days
Naples I NAPOLI01 Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II Biomedical Science and Biotechnology 1 x 5 days
Palermo I PALERMO01 Università Degli Studi Di Palermo Biology 1 x 5 days
Macerata I MACERAT02 Accademia di Belle Arti di Macerata Media 1 x 5 days
Urbino I URBINO01 Universita Degli Studi Di Urbino Carlo Bo Politics 1 x 5 days

 

Lithuania

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Klaipėda LT KLAIPED04 SMK University of Applied Social Sciences Business 2 x 5 days

 

Netherlands

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Amsterdam NL AMSTERD05 Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Amsterdam Unviersity of Applied Sciences Computer Science 4 x 5 days
Groningen NL GRONING01 University of Groningen English 1 x 5 days
Hoofddorp NL S-GRAVE37 Inholland University of Applied Sciences Media 1 x 5 days

 

Norway

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Volda N VOLDA01 Volda University College Animation 1 x 5 days

 

Portugal

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff numbers x max amount of working days
Lisbon P LISBOA07 ISCTE - Instituto Universitario de Lisboa Architecture 1 x 5 days
Porto P PORTO02 University of Porto Arts and Design 1 x 5 days

 

Slovenia

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff members x max amount of working days
Ljubljana SI LJUBLJA01 University of Ljubljana Business 1 x 5 days
Ljubljana SI LJUBLJA01 University of Ljubljana Design 1 x 10 days

 

Spain

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff members x max amount of working days
Castellón de la Plana E CASTELL01 Universitat Jaume I Business/Law 3 x 5 days
Castellón de la Plana E CASTELL01 Universitat Jaume I Engineering 1 x 10 days
Madrid E MADRID03 Universidad Complutense De Madrid Law 1 x 5 days
Móstoles E MADRID26 Universidad Rey Juan Carlos Business 1 x 5 days
Málaga E MALAGA01 Universidad de Malaga Law; Biology 1 x 5 days
Valencia E VALENCI01 Universitat de Valencia Biology and Biochemistry 1 x 5 days

 

Sweden

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff members x max amount of working days
Linköping S LINKPOPI01 Linköpings Universitet Nursing; Physiotherapy 1 x 5 days
Uppsala S UPPSALAS01 Uppsala University Politics 1 x 5 days

 

Turkey

Location Erasmus code Institution Accepted subject area Staff members x max amount of working days
Istanbul TR ISTANBU11 Istanbul Bilgi University Business/Law 1 x 5 days
Fatih/İstanbul TR ISTANBU39 Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University Engineering 2 x 5 days
Istanbul TR ISTANBU21 Yeditepe University Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation; Music and Performing Arts 2 x 5 days
Istanbul TR ISTANBU25 Istanbul Aydin University English; Arts; Design 3 x 5 days