Northern Europe

Student on exchange in Sweden

We have exchange partner agreements with institutions in many countries in Northern Europe including Denmark, Finland, Wales, Sweden and the United Kingdom.

Read more about these institutions including their location and surroundings, units offered to exchange students and information about studying on exchange at those institutions, before you apply to study overseas on exchange.

Denmark

Aalborg University

Located in the north of Denmark, Aalborg is just a thirty-minute flight from Copenhagen and a short distance from the rest of Europe. The university is renowned for its focus on team-based work and the town is considered a great place for students to socialise. Scholarships of up to approximately DKK6,000 (approximately A$1200) might be available.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, international studies and political sciences, law, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://en.aau.dk

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Finland

JAMK University of Applied Sciences

The city of Jyvaskyla is situated in the heart of Finland, 270 kilometres north of the capital, Helsinki, and is surrounded by beautiful lakes, ridges and forests. The Jyvaskyla region with a population almost of 170 000 is a modern centre for industry and learning. Its central location makes it easily accessible to other areas and towns in Finland as well as the rest of Europe.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, hospitality, tourism and events management, supply chain and logistics, sports, recreation management and exercise science and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

VU students have the opportunity to study a semester abroad in Buenos Aires (Argentina) at Universidad Argentina de la Empresa, JAMK's partner university. The program takes place in VU Semester 1 (January to April) and focuses on Business in Latin America (https://www.jamk.fi/fi/Koulutus/Study-Abroad-Programmes1/Business-Studie...).

http://www.jamk.fi/en/Home/

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University of Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla is a beautiful lakeside town found in the heart of Finland. Perfectly located to take advantage of the region's ski fields, you may also choose to take a short flight to Europe's northern countries.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, education, business, international studies and political sciences, music, psychology, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Opportunities available to undergraduate and master level students.

http://www.jyu.fi/en

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Hungary

ESSCA School of Management

Founded in Angers in 1909, ESSCA is a business school ("grande école") that offers management programs. ESSCA has four campuses located in Angers, Paris, Budapest and Shanghai. Its international program is based on partnerships with 160 universities in over 40 countries. Budapest is a cosmopolitan Central European capital with masses of history situated on the banks of the River Danube.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, supply chain and logistics and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Opportunities available to undergraduate and master level students.

https://www.essca.fr/en/about-us/the-essca-world/our-campuses/essca-budapest/

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Ireland

Griffith College

Established in 1974, Griffith College is Ireland's leading private college with over 7,000 students at its campuses in Cork, Dublin and Limerick. The original Dublin campus buildings date back over 200 years to their construction in 1813. The campus in Cork, with its five acres, is located in the city's north side, a short walk from the main train station and shopping thoroughfares. The Limerick campus is located on O'Connell Avenue in Limerick City.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, hospitality, tourism and events management, music, law, social sciences, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.griffith.ie

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Sweden

Jonkoping University

Jonkoping University offers a modern and creative learning environment. Jonkoping is a city in southern Sweden and is located on the southern tip of the picturesque lake Vattern. With countryside a short walk away and a beachfront a sandy beach running through the towns centre, there is plenty to do and see on campus and off.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, education, community development, business, international studies and political sciences, social work and youth work, engineering and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://hj.se/en

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Karlstad University

Karlstad University is located in Sweden's south-east and is situated in the northern shore of lake Vänern. The city is accessible from most major cities with both Gothenburg and Stockholm being approximately 200km away. The University is relatively new and modern and is a place where you can enjoy the relaxed small town atmosphere, and the friendly hospitality of the locals.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, international studies and political sciences, environmental science and biotechnology, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.kau.se/en

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University of Gothenburg

A seaside city with a mixture of modern culture and industrial trade, Gothenburg is situated on Sweden's south west coastline. The city is brimming with parks and gardens and hosts numerous festivals throughout the year. You'll feel right at home in this city when you see your first Gothenburg tram, which are in use throughout the city.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, education, business, international studies and political sciences, music, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, supply chain and logistics, social sciences, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.gu.se/english

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United Kingdom (UK)

Bangor University

Bangor University was founded in 1884, making it one of the oldest and most prestigious degree awarding institutions in the UK. For more than 125 years students from all over the world have graduated from Bangor and as a result gone on to achieve great success in their chosen careers. Situated near to the spectacular mountains of Snowdonia and with the sea close by, Bangor is one of the most attractive study locations in the UK, but yet one of the least expensive places to be a student in the UK.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, education, business, international studies and political sciences, social work and youth work, music, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Opportunities available to undergraduate and master level students.

http://www.bangor.ac.uk/

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Coventry University

Coventry University is located one hour from London by train and 20 minutes from Birmingham. Coventry is a student city that offers plenty in the area of music, sport and art. The University is located in the City Centre at the heart of the action, close to public transport, shops and restaurants. The university has over 5,000 international students and offers many international clubs and societies.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, community development, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, social work and youth work, music, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, nutritional therapy, supply chain and logistics, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.coventry.ac.uk/

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Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University is one of the largest higher education institutions in Scotland with over 17,000 students from 109 countries. Edinburgh is the capital city of Scotland and has many historic buildings, including Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, the churches of St. Giles, Greyfriars and the Canongate. Edinburgh's Old Town and New Town are jointly listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city's historical and cultural attractions, together with an annual calendar of events, have made it the second most popular tourist destination in the United Kingdom after London

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, hospitality, tourism and events management, music, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

Admission onto Music, Journalism, Design and Film and Photography modules will require you to be majoring in the subject at your home institution, and while at Edinburgh Napier, you may be asked to take all three modules per trimester in this subject (rather than one module in journalism, one in business, etc).

http://www.napier.ac.uk/

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Kingston University

Kingston University is located in a busy riverside town on the border of London and Surrey. The university has four campuses which are all linked by their free bus. Kingston upon Thames is close to the beautiful countryside and has a rich history dating back to the Anglo-Saxon times. Central London is also only 25 minutes away by train.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, international studies and political sciences, music, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, nutritional therapy, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

Kingston modules are full year length however Exchange students are eligible to pick up only half of the modules and get assessed on this part.

http://www.kingston.ac.uk/

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Leeds Beckett University

A fantastic city in which to be a student, Leeds has one of the most active cultural scenes in the UK with a nightlife that is second to none. Its cosmopolitan city centre is full of independent shops. Leeds Beckett University has two main campuses, one in the city centre and one in Headingley, just outside it. A mini campus is now based at Headingley Carnegie Stadium at the world famous Headingley Cricket Ground.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, education, community development, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, music, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, nutritional therapy, supply chain and logistics, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/

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University of Hertfordshire

Based in Hatfield just north of London, our university is close enough to London to make use of everything it offers, yet surrounded by the beauty of rural Hertfordshire. The University of Hertfordshire makes a great partner for Victoria University because like us, it believes that universities and business need to work on an integrated and collaborative basis. Every course is developed with input from employers. It is focused on developing new and creative approaches to learning, teaching and research with a commitment to adding value to employers, enterprise and regional, national and international economies.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, education, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, environmental science and biotechnology, law, psychology, nutritional therapy, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

Students wishing to study Education modules cannot choose modules from the BEd degree, only from the BA(Hons) Education Studies degree. Other restricted discipline areas include Social Work and Film & TV.

http://www.herts.ac.uk

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York St John University

Just two hours north of London by train, York is renowned for its heritage, strong cultural and economic community and flourishing cutting edge scene. With a host of bars, cafe's and restaurants, there's something for every taste and pocket. The city's Viking heritage comes to life every year in a rowdy, fun-packed festival with hoards of Vikings taking occupation of the streets. York St John has a thriving international dimension and offers many opportunities to develop your strengths and learn new skills.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, education, business, hospitality, tourism and events management, social work and youth work, music, psychology, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Make sure that you check for any restrictions on which modules are open to exchange students.

http://www.yorksj.ac.uk

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