Working and studying abroad

Erasmus+ grants and work placements

If you are able to take a work placement as part of your degree and you go to a country that is part of the Erasmus+ programme (EU countries etc) you may be eligible for a grant to help support you. For more information please visit the exchange student web pages.

General resources

  • Going Global- 35 country guides containing job search resources, CV guidelines and industry and employment trends (University of Westminster login required)


Africa: Egypt

Africa: Ghana

Africa: Kenya

Africa: South Africa


Asia: China

Results of Loughborough University's Careers and Employability Centre project looking at the employability of UK-educated Chinese graduates:

Asia: Hong Kong

Asia: India

Asia: Japan

Asia: Malaysia

Asia: Pakistan

Asia: Singapore

Asia: Thailand


    Australiasia: Australia

    Australasia: New Zealand



    Europe: Austria

    Europe: Belgium

    Europe: Czech Republic

    Europe: France

    Europe: Germany

    Europe: Ireland

    Europe: Italy

    Europe: Netherlands

    Europe: Norway

    Europe: Poland

    Europe: Russian Federation

    Europe: Spain

    Europe: Sweden

    Europe: Switzerland

    Middle East

    Middle East: Lebanon

    Middle East: Saudi Arabia

    Middle East: UAE

    South America

    South America: Brazil