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As a student at Swansea University, there are many options available for you to gain some experience abroad through one of our Summer Programmes. The Go Global Team in the International Development Office coordinates and provides funding towards a range of other Short and Summer Programmes. Funding is available to Year 1 and Year 2 undergraduate Swansea University students, as well as postgraduate students with academic approval. The current funding application window closes on Wednesday 31st July, with rolling application windows throughout the summer.

Are you a Welsh student? Find out about our newly-launched GLOBAL WALES DISCOVER funding!

We offer a range of opportunities in a variety of countries, from Volunteering programmes to study programmes, from internships to cultural programmes there's something to suit everyone. Destinations include China, India, North America, Japan, Africa, and Europe. Spending time abroad can greatly enhance your interpersonal and transferrable skills, improve your employability and you'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in a different culture, while making lifelong friends and memories. Many Colleges here at Swansea University run their own Short and Summer Programmes. For more information, please visit your College page.