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#GoIntl

The UK’s national campaign to double the percentage of UK-domiciled students who study, work or volunteer abroad during their degrees.



Join campaign partners at the Go International conference 2019 to share best practice and hear how to help more students study abroad.

The Global Citizenship Portfolio - recognising global learning on campus

19 June 2019
Our renewed enthusiasm for mobility is driven by the need for distinctiveness and by the realisation that our graduates are missing out on developing the global skills valued by today's employers

Isn’t going abroad what university is all about?

13 June 2019
UUKi Policy Advisor Katie Allinson examines the findings of UUKi’s latest outward student mobility cohort study Gone International: rising aspirations.

The future quality assurance and regulation of TNE: times are a-changin'

13 June 2019
5 things team OfS should consider as they develop a regulatory approach to TNE

More UK students head for Japan as part of their studies

7 June 2019
Next week UUKi will be launching its latest OSM publication, Gone International 2019. Here Nick Mithen, Policy Officer (Asia) zooms in on student mobility between the UK and Japan.

UUKi and CRCC Asia join forces to help more UK students Go International

24 May 2019
Universities UK International (UUKi) is delighted to announce a new partnership with CRCC Asia as part of the Go International: Stand Out campaign.

University of Bradford pharmacy and chemistry students embark on research placements abroad

9 May 2019
The University of Bradford’s Faculty of Life Sciences and the Opportunities Abroad team have enabled undergraduate and postgraduate students to complete a research-intensive Erasmus+ work placement with partner institutions across Europe.

Student author of study abroad book on her Erasmus+ experience

8 May 2019
Abigail Nobes is a third year French and Spanish student at the University of Portsmouth and has recently published a book on her Erasmus+ year abroad.

New UK-Canada partnership opens Canadian research internships to UK students

18 April 2019
The partnership will open up the Mitacs’ Globalink internship scheme to students from the UK for the first time, facilitated by UUKi and co-funded by the Department for Education.

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

Inter-campus mobility at Heriot-Watt University

11 April 2019
Heriot Watt University operates campuses in Scotland, Dubai and Malaysia, and its students have the opportunity to study abroad through the provision of inter-campus mobility.

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A Brit abroad: finding ‘American confidence’ while studying overseas

11 April 2019
In her first blog for UUKi, University of Birmingham student, Itunu Abolarinwa, reflects on her first six months on exchange at Pitzer College, California.