Are you keen to make the most of your summer and gain international experience? Short programmes are a great chance to experience life in another country.
Find out more about all of the summer opportunities that the University has to offer. You can choose between a range of different programmes including summer schools, international volunteering, internships abroad, research programmes and more.
Summer Opportunities Abroad
We have a wide range of international summer opportunities available for you to choose from, depending on whether you would like to study, work, volunteer or research.
Subsidised summer schools
University of Leeds students have opportunities to attend subsidised short programmes in Europe, Asia and Latin America. Please note these opportunities are not fully funded, they are partially subsidised.
Other summer schools
Although the Study Abroad Office can't provide any financial aid for the programmes listed below, you must let us know if you apply to one of these programmes.
Summer volunteering abroad
International volunteering offers you a chance to help support a cause you feel passionate about and can be a highly rewarding experience.
Summer Internships Abroad
Summer internships overseas are a great way for you to gain practical work experience, immerse yourself in life in another country and develop your professional skills.
Summer Research Abroad
Participating in a research programme abroad is a great way to develop your research skills and knowledge in a specific area of interest, and gain valuable experience that can boost your professional profile.
Leeds to South Korea
The Leeds to South Korea Leadership Programme is your chance to develop your leadership and communication skills as you travel to South Korea to work with students from KAIST University to create solutions to some of the worlds greatest challenges.
Study China is a unique summer school experience. It is a fantastic opportunity for you to gain a real insight into living and studying in China and to explore the history and heritage of some of China's greatest cities.