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Student exchange Business School

What is Erasmus+?

  • It is a European Union student exchange programme. It gives students the opportunity to study part of their degree in one of our European partner institutions.
  • It provides a grant towards the costs of living and studying at a partner institution.
  • Promotes student mobility within the European Community.
  • The Erasmus+ study exchange programme is fully recognised by the University of Greenwich and is open to undergraduate students within any programme.
  • Outgoing students can take part in Erasmus+ for the whole of their second year.

Where can you study?

We have taken part in the Erasmus+ programme for many years. Many of our partners offer courses taught in English.

You can go on exchange at universities such as:

University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt - Austria
HOWEST, University of West Flanders - Belgium
Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool- Belgium
University of Rijeka - Croatia
University College Zealand - Denmark
HAAGA-HELIA University - Finland
Audencia Nantes - France
ESCEM Business School - France
IPAG Business School – France
Université Catholique de Lille - France
Université Catholique de Lyon (ESDES) - France
IDRAC Business School - France
Munich University of Applied Sciences - Germany
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Italy
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences - Netherlands
University Del Pais Vasco - Spain
University of Alicante - Spain
University of San Jorge - Spain
University of Seville - Spain
University of Loyola - Spain
Mid Sweden University - Sweden
Lund University - Sweden

Please note: This list is subject to change and students can only study at institutions that are related to their programme of study.

Why do Erasmus+?

  • Employability - Erasmus+ students prove to have qualities that employers look for such as an ability to take on new challenges, to adapt easily to new environments and to be flexible. 
  • New experiences - it is an opportunity for adventurous students who want to experience another culture, have fun and meet people.
  • European language - you can learn or master another European language.
  • Maturity - managing a life in another culture will help you build your confidence and independence.

When to apply

Students can only go on an Erasmus+ exchange programme during their second year of study. You must apply by the end of the second term of your first year and early application is highly recommended.

What students say about their Erasmus+ experience?

"By studying in a different country my language skills improved. I developed more confidence talking and writing in French. It even helped improve my grades when I came back to Greenwich."

Jose Ramon Bua, BA Hons International Business with French

Read more about Jose and his student experience.

"The Erasmus+ scheme has enabled me to adapt to rapid changes and boost my confidence, which are essential skills required to start a job with any company. You can impress employers too by learning another language, taking a big step towards a less familiar environment and growing your network of international contacts. There's definitely a lot to gain and nothing to lose from taking a semester or year abroad."

Jovi Uysin, BA Hons Marketing

Contact us

E-mail: busemployability@greenwich.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)208 331 9772

Erasmus exchange programme

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