HELS Go Abroad
Our students are going global
"I learnt so much in Canada. Not only educational skills, but also life skills. It opened my eyes up to how diverse Radiotherapy is and how much it has to offer."
Supriya Singh, BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy, Elective Placement in Canada 2017
HELS Go Abroad is an international mobility programme for undergraduate students. The programme aims to enrich studies, broaden cultural horizons and develop key skills valued by employers through a wide range of international opportunities.
HELS Go Abroad offers financial support in form of a Bursary, and also a range of opportunities to undertake a high quality experience at one of our international partners. Some of the opportunities include Study Trips, Elective Placements, places on short-term Summer Programmes. You can check out the case studies from students, who took advantage of the opportunities offers by the Faculty, and see what they had to say about their experiences of travelling abroad by visiting the links above.
Take a look at the different types of travel opportunities available through the HELS Go Abroad scheme:
A short-term visit to another country to undertake voluntary work to benefit the environment or local community.
Internships / Placements
A period of short-term supervised work experience overseas, including healthcare elective and school work placements facilitated by university partner institutions or through an external company.
A short-term visit to another country organised by one of the academic departments and links to a specific academic programme.
A short-term study programme during a holiday period based at an overseas university, involving taught classes and cultural activities.
Explore New Countries
Taking part in one of these travel opportunities will give you the chance to visit a new country or destination and enjoy new experiences.
Find out more
If you are interested in going abroad as part of your degree, please contact the Overseas Mobility Coordinator for the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences on:
- +44 (0) 121 300 4332