What can the Global Opportunities Team do for you?

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by Careers and Enterprise

University is all about exploring new things and gaining new skills, which for many, make it the perfect time to travel.

That’s where our Global Opportunities Team step in.

The team is made up of six people who are passionate about helping you explore different countries and cultures. And they know the life-changing benefits travel can add to your personal and professional development, as collectively, they’ve lived and worked in 22 countries and have over 60 years’ experience working in Higher Education.

What they do

UWE Bristol is committed to being an inspiring local and global gateway to the future. This means supporting you with opportunities to engage with global challenges, both here in Bristol and abroad.

The team can help you find opportunities to experience different customs and cultures, learn languages, make lifelong friends, and discover more about yourself.

What they can help with

These are just a few of the initiatives, programmes and opportunities they can help with, but if you have something else in mind, have a chat with the team and see what they can do:

  • Study exchange aka Study Abroad, both incoming and outgoing 
  • International placements 
  • International volunteering opportunities 
  • International internships 
  • Funding for international experiences 

What if you have no desire to go abroad or just aren’t ready for that step yet? No problem!

They can help you gain experience though supporting global communities and collaborating with international organisations, all from the comfort of your home, so there’s something for everyone!

To find out more about the team or to organise your next international adventure just get in touch with them!

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