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Go Global Fair 2022

At our in-person international fair you can meet organisations offering experiences of a lifetime to study, work or volunteer abroad.

Below are the list of organisations/programmes who will be in attendance at our

Go Global Fair on 12 October, 12-3pm, One Elmwood, Mandela Hall

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QUB Global Opportunities Team
Our aim is to promote and support students with international study and work programmes

Every year over 900 Queen's students take the opportunity to go outside Northern Ireland to study or gain work-related experience, why not be one of them?

Some courses offer periods of study and work abroad as part of your degree.

However, all Queen's students have access to a range of life-changing travel opportunities suited to every study level and discipline.

You can go abroad for the summer, for a semester or for a whole year.

 

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Study, work and volunteering

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates, Graduates

Duration: Various

Estimated application closing date: Various

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Future-Ready Skills for Leaders: Boston
Become a Change Maker

The programme allows 25 undergraduate students from across the University to work on projects and develop skills that enable them to become change makers both at Queen's and in the wider community

The project work, which takes place at Queen's, is enhanced by a short visit to Boston to meet with alumni, other professionals and a range of companies.

 

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Work

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates

Duration: 2-3 weeks

Estimated application closing date: 28 October 2022

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Utrecht Summer School
Utrecht Summer School- Funded places

In semester two, Queen's Global Opportunities will offer funding to Undergraduate students to complete a Utrecht Summer School Course.

(Students from a Widening participation background can also avail of further funding towards the travel costs)

The Utrecht Summer School offers a broad selection of approx. 200 summer courses in various disciplines.

The Summer School is a cooperation of the Utrecht University, HU University of Applied Sciences and HKU University of the Arts.

These higher education institutions offer high quality, fully accredited summer courses taught in English at Bachelor, Master, PhD and Post-Academic level.

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates

Duration: 1-2 Weeks

Estimated application closing date: March/April 2023

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University Exchange to Australia and Canada
Would you like to spend a semester or year studying in Canada or Australia, as a recognised part of your Queen's degree?

The University currently has exchange opportunities with the following universities:

  • University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
The year or semester spent abroad will replace the same period at Queen's and the courses taken will count towards your degree.
Why come along to hear from students would have undertaken the programme and learn about their experiences.

Degree Discipline(s): Most courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates

Duration: One or two semesters

Estimated application closing date: February 2023

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Exchange Opportunities for QUB HAPP Students
Come and have a chat about European exchange schemes and HAPP-specific exchange opportunities for 2022/2023 and beyond.

Opportunities in the US including:

George Washington University, American University, UT San Antonio, UNC Chapel Hill, and College of Charleston.

Check HAPP4000 for further details.

 

Degree Discipline(s): QUB School of History, Anthropology, Politics, and Philosophy

Type of placement opportunities available: Study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduate

Duration: One or two semesters

Estimated application closing date: October 2022

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QUB Faculty of EPS, Summer School Opportunities
Summer school

Faculty of EPS will have an opportunity to attend a summer school in an international university in 2023.

Funding will be provided to cover some of the costs.

Further details TBC.

Degree Discipline(s): QUB Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Type of placement opportunities available: Study

Which level of students are eligible: TBC

Duration: Summer

Estimated application closing date: March 2023

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QUB Student Scholarships and Awards
Various scholarships awarded by the University's Student Scholarships and Awards Group.

The Student Scholarships and Awards Group administer a number of scholarships to include A Level Entrance, Travel Scholarships, Higginson Leadership Award, Queen's Graduates' Association and Queen's Women Graduates'.

Degree Discipline(s): All courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Work and study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates

Estimated application closing date: Various

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QUB Language Centre
The Language Centre supports all QUB staff and students with opportunities to develop their language skills and cultural awareness

The ability to communicate effectively is a key transferable skill in the modern workplace and improving your communicative ability in a new language can open up a broad range of global opportunities in your chosen field.

All students, irrespective of their degree course, are welcome and encouraged to engage with the Language Centre, to understand how you can pick up a new language or build on your existing language skills, by participating in Language Centre courses or on-campus initiatives.

Degree Discipline(s): All courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates and Postgraduates

Duration: Various

Estimated application closing date: Various

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American Summers
American Summers have been in the summer camp industry for over 50 years.
We have held almost all of the positions that there are at camp and have loved every moment of it. We will provide you with a personal, honest and friendly experience. Our aim is to make the whole process easy & simple as possible, this will start with that first contact and carry on throughout your whole summer in the U.S and beyond. At American Summers we are in the business of providing an excellent service and want others to share in our summer camp experience.
An activity specialist will plan, direct and implement activities in his or her area of expertise and coordinate the activities into the entire camp program. As a counselor, you will be working with children at the camp. No certifications are necessary.

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Summer work

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates, Graduates

Duration: 9-10 weeks

Estimated application closing date: January 2023

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BUNAC
Where have you dreamed to go but never dared? Let BUNAC take you there!

We are a leading specialist in student travel, work abroad and intern/trainee programmes to the USA, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand! We offer unrivalled service and expertise, and help you enrich your world by experiencing new ones.

We firmly believe in the intrinsic value of immersive work, education, and travel within international cultures, which is why we assist thousands of students and wanderlusters with work placements abroad each year.

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Work

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates, Graduates

Duration: one month to one year

Estimated application closing date: April 2023

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Department for the Economy
Join an Academy to get the skills that expanding companies want!

The Department for the Economy in conjunction with NI Companies is offering job opportunities through training across a variety of sectors.

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses 

Type of placement opportunities available: Work

Which level of students are eligible: Graduates

Duration: Permanent

Estimated application closing date: Ongoing

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Gotoco TEFL Projects Abroad
Gotoco offers 1–2-month TEFL teaching placements around the world (currently in Europe, Colombia and Thailand).

Join us for a global internship teaching placement adventure in one of our partner schools or summer camps.

These are fantastic opportunities to gain work experience, learn how to teach, see the world, make friends, have fun, and build up your skills!

All participants get high quality TEFL training, which graduates of our programme can use to seek well-paid full-time graduate employment in language schools globally.

During our placements, we offer cultural activities, socialising and tourism.

We aspire to be very accessible and inclusive, so we don't ask students to raise any money or pay anything themselves (our fees are covered through government grants).

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Summer Internships, Graduate Schemes, TESOL Training

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates, Graduates

Duration: 4-52 weeks

Estimated application closing date: June 2023

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RIAN Immigrant Center
Would you like to live and work in Boston, New York, San Francisco or Chicago for a year after you finish Uni?

Rian J1 (Boston) sponsors the J1 Graduate & J1 Intern visa programs which allow students and graduates to live and work in the U.S. for up to one year.

Since 2008 Rian has helped over 3000 Irish students and graduates to come to the United States on the visas, many of whom from QUB.

Students with a U.S. placement, current QUB final year students, and 2022 graduates - are all eligible for our visa programs.

Degree Discipline(s):  All Courses

Type of placement opportunities available: U.S. based paid internships in your area of study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates, Graduates

Duration: Up to one Year

Estimated application closing date: July 2023

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Study USA
Spend a year living and studying in the USA
With colleges from Florida to Washington State, Study USA is your opportunity to spend a year living and studying in America, funded by the Department for the Economy. From marketing to mountaineering, you will be able to pick your schedule from a wide range of possible classes - focused on Business/STEM-related subjects.
Delivered by the British Council, the programme is open to full-time pre-Final-Year students from every degree discipline.
Speak to the Study USA Team to find out more. We look forward to meeting you.

Degree Discipline(s): All courses

Type of placement opportunities available: Study

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates

Duration: One Academic year

Estimated application closing date: Mid-November 2022

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Washington Ireland Program
Building skills through experience

For the past 26 years, WIP has supported the peace and reconciliation efforts in Northern Ireland and Ireland.

Identifying young people with a commitment to service and a track record of leadership, we build their skills through work experience, educational opportunity, and hands-on citizenship both at home and in the US.

Through these efforts, WIP is building the next generation of leaders that will achieve a peaceful, stable and prosperous future for Northern Ireland and Ireland.

Degree Discipline(s): All Courses 

Type of placement opportunities available: Work placement

Which level of students are eligible: Undergraduates, Postgraduates

Duration: Eight-week summer program in the US

Estimated application closing date: December 2022

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Sponsors of Go Global Week 2022