'The most beautiful shallow beach ever in the small yet touristy area of La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico' Lazara, BA Linguistics and Spanish (Year Abroad in Mexico with the British Council)
While studying with us you will have the exciting opportunity to spend a year or term abroad, in one of many institutions across the Hispanic world. There are several different options open to students:
University placements for the year abroad
- Alcalá de Henares, Barcelona (Central and Pompeu Fabra), Cádiz, Madrid (Carlos III and Pontificia Comillas), Málaga, Deusto (Bilbao), Girona, Murcia, Oviedo, Santiago de Compostela, Valencia in Spain
- Coimbra, Porto and Lisbon (Classica) in Portugal
- Puebla and Guadalajara in Mexico, Montevideo in Uruguay, Interamericana de Puerto Rico in Costa Rica, Buenos Aires and San Andrés in Argentina and Santiago and Británica in Chile
- São Paulo, UNICAMP São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro in Brazil
BA Portuguese and Spanish student Natalie made a short video about her time in Alcalá de Henares. Watch it on YouTube . Please note the University is not responsible for external content.
University placements for the term abroad
British Council assistantships in schools
You can take a work placement, other than the language assistant programme, abroad as part of the residence abroad programme. The work placement can be paid or voluntary and assistance with finding and securing a placement can be found through the Careers Centre and the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies.