School of Business and Economics


Where to study

If you want to study abroad for a year between your second and final years of study, you can choose from one of our 40+ partner universities around the world.

All partners teach modules in English and many provide an opportunity to learn or improve a language.

Key points to note

  • Exchange places are limited at all partner universities and some are extremely competitive.
  • The type of partner (School-wide or University-wide) may change the application process and/or the funding available.

You can use the partners' websites below to find out more about studying there as an exchange student.











Brisbane University of Queensland

Melbourne Victoria University University-wide
Perth Curtin University of Technology University-wide
Sydney University of Technology, Sydney University-wide
Austria Graz Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz School-wide

Montréal HEC Montréal School-wide
Montréal UQAM School-wide
Quebec Laval University University-wide
Chile Santiago Universidad de Chile School-wide
China     Ningbo The University of Nottingham Ningbo School-wide
Shanghai SILC Business Schoo School-wide
Zhejiang Zhejiang University  School-wide 
Hong Kong  City University of Hong Kong  School-wide 
Hong Kong  Hong Kong Baptist University  School-wide 
Denmark  Aarhus Aarhus University  School-wide
Finland  Helsinki  Hanken School of Economics  School-wide
France       Angers or Paris  ESSCA Group    School-wide
Grenoble   Grenoble Ecole de Management    School-wide
Lille Université Catholique de Lille  School-wide
Lille or Nice  EDHEC Business School    School-wide
Marseille or Bordeaux  Kedge Business School     School-wide
Rouen and Reims NEOMA Business School   School-wide
Toulouse  Toulouse Business School    School-wide
Germany   Cologne   Universität zu Köln  School-wide
Munich  Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München  School-wide
Italy  Milan  Università  Bocconi  School-wide 
Japan  Osaka  Kansai University  University-wide 
Netherlands  Amsterdam  Vrije Universiteit (VU)  School-wide
Portugal  Lisbon   Catolica-Lisbon  School-wide  
Singapore  Singapore  Nanyang Technological University  University-wide 
Spain     Barcelona  Pompeu Fabra University  School-wide   
Barcelona  Toulouse Business School     School-wide  
Madrid   Universidad Carlos III de Madrid  School-wide   
Valencia    Universitat de Valencia School-wide
Switzerland   Lausanne  HEC Lausanne  School-wide 
Zurich  ZHAW School of Management and Law     School-wide 
Taiwan  Taipei  National Chengchi University School-wide 
Thailand  Bangkok  Chulalongkorn University  School-wide  
Uruguay  Montevideo  University of Montevideo  School-wide  
USA    Blackburg Virginia Tech University University-wide
Indiana  Purdue University University-wide
Las Cruces  New Mexico State University  University-wide 
Oklahoma  Oklahoma State  University-wide 

BSc International Business

During their second year of study, BSc International Business students have the opportunity to do an optional ‘International Semester’, which is a 6-month study abroad scheme. This is in addition to the opportunities to study abroad or do a placement (or combination) during their third year of study.

For a list of the current exchange opportunities for the optional 'International Semester' during year two, please contact us at