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Guaranteed Exchange Griffith has negotiated exchange places with various partners, so that all Griffith applicants are guaranteed an exchange place, subject to meeting both university’s entry requirements. This does not guarantee course approvals as some study areas are restricted. Griffith has Guaranteed Exchange agreements with 15 partner universities for 2020. Asia Hong Kong Polytechnic University....................................... 1 Canada University of Manitoba................ 2 Western University....................... 3 University of Waterloo................. 4 Europe Volda University College.............. 5 ZHAW School of Management & Law..................... 6 University of Oslo......................... 7 University of Gothenburg............ 8 Copenhagen Business School ..... 9 The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU).........................................10 United Kingdom University of Liverpool..............11 University of Plymouth..............12 United States University of Montana...............13
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong is the city where East meets West. It is the gateway to 1 China, close to other Southeast Asian countries, and one of the Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 safest urban cities in the world. About Academics Semester dates Hong Kong Polytechnic (PolyU) was established The minimum study at PolyU is 9 to 18 Semester 1: September - December in 1937 as the Government Trade School and credits, most courses are 3 credits each, which Semester 2: January - May assumed full university status in 1994. The is generally equivalent to 10CP at Griffith student population at PolyU is the largest among University. English is the language of instruction all publicly funded universities in Hong Kong. (except language specific programs) and courses are offered via six faculties and two schools: For more information visit the Hong Kong Polytechnic University website. ·· Faculty of Applied Science and Textiles ·· Faculty of Business ·· Location Faculty of Construction and Environment ·· Faculty of Engineering PolyU is located close to the city centre, putting ·· Faculty of Health and Social Sciences you in the perfect position to experience everything Hong Kong has to offer, while enjoying ·· Faculty of Humanities a vibrant and active student life. From inspiring ·· School of Design talks by distinguished speakers, to hikes in the ·· School of Hotel and Tourism Management. Hong Kong hills, cultural excursions, workshops ‘Hong Kong was an obvious and exploring the city’s vibrant nightlife, there’s Past approved courses choice for me - a true melting always something to see and do. Past Griffith students who have studied at PolyU pot of cultures and people. have had the following courses approved: Accommodation As soon as I arrived there I ·· 2005IBA, 2023IBA was swept up in the thrill of it Exchange students are guaranteed ·· 2005EHR, 2009EHR, 3011EHR accommodation at the PolyU Student Halls all. The neon lights, delicious ·· 2204THS, 2208THS, 2216THS, 3018THS, of Residence. There are nine Student Halls of 3214THS food, beautiful hikes - it was Residence to choose from and each provide ·· 1704QCA, 3527QCA, 3579QCA, 3580QCA, truly incredible.’ abundant opportunities for interaction with 3598QCA, 4520QCA. students of diverse backgrounds, offering a Kiana *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and perfect ground for enhancing your social and approved by the relevant approver. communication skills. All halls offer twin-sharing rooms, there are no single rooms available.
University of Manitoba, Canada 2 Founded in 1877, the University of Manitoba is western Canada’s oldest university. Due to its central geographic position, it’s an ideal Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 location to explore Canada. About Academics Accommodation The University of Manitoba provides the largest A full-time study load is 12 credits, generally The University of Manitoba has several selection of academic offerings (including 3 credits equates to 10CP at Griffith University. accommodation options, including on-campus professional and graduate programs) of any Study areas available at the University of residences as well as homestay. Each residence has university in the province of Manitoba. The Manitoba include: its own unique atmosphere based on the interests University of Manitoba is also home to a wide ·· Agricultural and Food Sciences of the students who live there. Accommodation range of research centres and institutes, as on-campus ranges from private rooms with meal ·· Fine Arts well as Smartpark Research and Technology plans to a shared suite with private rooms without Park, a community of innovators that forges ·· Humanities & Languages meal plans and will generally cost CAD$1,600 to collaborations between university and industry. ·· Environment, Earth and Resources CAD$3,600 per term. ·· Kinesiology and Recreation Management For more information visit the University of Students who choose the homestay option ·· Law Manitoba website. can live in a Canadian home and experience ·· Science local culture, costing approximately CAD$750 ·· Social Work. per month. Location Study areas with limited availability include Located at the geographical centre of North Engineering, Business, Education and Fine Arts. America, Winnipeg is one of the most affordable Restricted study areas include Architecture, cities in Canada and is full of opportunities. As the Health Sciences and Music. 2010 Culture Capital of Canada, Winnipeg is a city where people can experience a wide array of world-class arts and culture on every corner. It is Past approved courses an ethnically and linguistically diverse community, Past Griffith students who have studied at the home to many artists, writers, and musicians. The University of Manitoba have had the following city has countless cultural venues and events to courses approved*: enjoy throughout the year, including live music, ·· LAW electives theatre, art galleries, sports events, museums, and festivals. ·· 3403QCA, 3821QCA, QCA Electives ·· 3004ENG, 3103ENG, 3113ENG, 6106ENG, Winnipeg is also located near beautiful lakes and ENG Electives beaches, which can be enjoyed in the summer ·· 2150IBA, 3145IBA, 2002EHR, 3001EHR, months. The city’s temperatures range from 30 2042MKT, 3210AFE, 3305AFE. degrees in the summer (June to August) to -30 *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and degrees in the winter (November to March). If approved by the relevant approver. you arrive in Winnipeg during winter, wear the warmest clothing you own and buy appropriate winter clothing there.
Western University, Canada Study at one of Canada’s oldest and most beautiful universities. 3 Western University is recognised as the #1 university for student Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 experience in Canada. About Accommodation Past approved courses Western University has approximately 38,000 Western offers traditional dormitory-style Past Griffith students who have studied at students, a mix of traditional ivy-covered residences and apartment-style suites. Students Western University have had the following buildings and modern architecture. Western who stay for one academic year will receive courses approved*: offers a beautiful environment in which to study. a guaranteed offer of residence; however ·· CCJ Electives, 7036CCJ, 7037CCJ, 7044CCJ. students only staying for one term may receive For more information visit the Western ·· 1003PSY, 2004PSY, 2006PSY, 2008PSY, a guaranteed offer of residence or be waitlisted, University website. 2015PSY, 3005PSY, 3006PSY, 3009PSY. depending on availability. Accommodation costs vary from CAD$6,810 to CAD$9,520 for one ·· 3701GFS, 3709GFS, GFS Electives. Location academic year or pro rata for one term (i.e. half ·· 1021LHS, 1503LHS, 2036LHS, 2101LHS, the price). 2141LHS, 2404LHS, 3005LHS, 3021LHS, Western University is located in London, Ontario, 3109LHS. just 200 km west of Toronto. It has a population ·· 2005EHR, 3010EHR, 2006GIR, 2128IBA, of approximately 383,000 and all the amenities Academics 1303AFE. and diversity of a big city, while preserving a A full-time study load at Western is generally 4 ·· 2807ICT, 2808ICT, 2809ICT, 3410ICT, small-town feel. Known as the ‘Forest City’ for to 5 0.5 (half) courses, half credits are usually 3808ICT. its many parks and green areas, London has an equivalent to 10CP at Griffith. ·· 4013LAW, LAW Electives. extensive trail system through the city along the Thames River. London is also close to some of the Western offers courses across a range of *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and approved by the relevant approver. world’s best freshwater beaches on Lake Huron faculties including: Arts, Humanities & Social and Lake Erie. Science, Engineering, Health Sciences & Science, Information & Media Studies and Music (theory Semester dates only). However, professional programs in Law, Fall term: September - December Medicine, Dentistry, Education, Business Winter term: January - April (Ivey), Aviation (flight) and Health Sciences are restricted.
University of Waterloo, Canada 4 In the heart of the Waterloo region, at the forefront of innovation, the University of Waterloo is home to world-changing research and Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 inspired teaching. The City of Waterloo is an exciting place to live, with much to see and do throughout the year. About Accommodation The University of Waterloo, located in Canada’s Waterloo offers on-campus accommodation. ‘My friends and I were technology hub, is a leading comprehensive More than just a place to sleep, the University of university with more than 36,000 students. Waterloo residences are a safe place to meet new originally looking at studying friends, try new things, and get the most out in the USA. We started For more information visit the University of looking into Canada, and of your Canadian experience. Living on campus Waterloo website. gives you the convenience of being minutes away as we started to research from class in a safe and secure environment. the country the three of us Location Prices can range from CAD$2,300 - CAD$3,800 fell absolutely in love with The region of Waterloo offers the best of both per semester. the scenery, the people, and worlds. You have all the perks of a big city – everything about it.’ transportation, culture and nightlife – with the Past approved courses charm and familiarity of a small town. Plus, you Past Griffith students who have studied at the Danielle are only a short bus ride away from top Canadian University of Waterloo have had the following attractions like Toronto and Niagara Falls. courses approved: Bachelor of Business / ·· ENV electives Bachelor of Government Academics ·· ENG electives. and International Relations A standard full-time study load at Waterloo *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and is 2.0 credits per semester (most courses are approved by the relevant approver. worth 0.5 credits each). Typically, 0.5 credits are equivalent to 10CP at Griffith University. Faculties of Study include: ·· Applied Health Sciences ·· Arts (includes Accounting and Finance) ·· Engineering ·· Environment ·· Mathematics ·· Science.
Volda University College, Norway Volda is known for its lively academics and social environment. 5 The surrounding nature, from the fjord to the mountains, provides Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 plenty of opportunities for adventure. About Academics Accommodation Volda University College (VUC) prides itself A full-time study load at Volda is 30 ECTS per Accommodation at Volda is provided by the on providing the best possible environment semester (usually 7.5 ECTS is equivalent to 10CP Student Welfare Organization (SFS) in the for its students and staff. The university college at Griffith University). residence halls. All international students are was originally founded 150 years ago, as the guaranteed housing in the student residences, All faculties currently offer courses taught in first teacher training college in rural Norway. as long as you have submitted an application English. Students can take 100 level (basic), 200 Nationally, Volda University College is best known for housing directly to SFS by the application level (advanced) or 300 level (MA level) courses for its journalism school, which has educated deadline. in the following faculties: many of the most influential journalists in Norway over the past 30 years. ·· Arts and Physical Education ·· Media and Journalism For more information visit the Volda University College website. ·· Humanities and Education ·· Social Sciences and History. Location Past approved courses With a population of over 9,000 people and a Past Griffith students who have studied at Volda student body of approximately 4,000 students, University College have had the following courses Volda is a charming town in the county of Møre approved*: ‘The courses were so og Romsdal. Although the main employers are the interesting and the intensity university college and the local hospital, Volda is ·· 1531QCA, 1611QCA, 2614QCA, 2616QCA. of the program allowed me known for its traditional occupations of farming, ·· 2107GFS, 2130GFS, 2133GFS, 3109GFS, fishing, forestry and aquaculture. The centre of 3121GFS, 3124GFS. to quickly further my skills Volda is a charming district located right on the ·· GBS Electives. and interest in animation. shores of the Voldafjord. The beautiful alpine *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and If you’re interested in stop mountain areas in the vicinity of Volda are called approved by the relevant approver. motion animation and the Sunnmøre Alps. Some of the peaks reach as high as 1,700 metres straight up from the fjord. beautiful mountain scenery, then believe me you will not be disappointed by Semester dates attending Volda!’ Autumn semester: August - December Spring semester: January - June Maeve
ZHAW School of Management & Law, Switzerland 6 The Zhaw School of Management and Law based in Winterthur is Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 one of Switzerland’s leading business schools. About Health insurance Accommodation The Zhaw School of Management and Law Students must purchase Swiss health insurance. You may rent a room in a student housing offers programs in management, economics and ZHAW has special agreements with Swiss association, where a number of single, furnished business law. Students choose Zhaw not only for health insurance providers and the international rooms are reserved for ZHAW incoming exchange its academic benefits, but also for its location. office will assist incoming students in obtaining students. This dormitory-style accommodation Situated in the heart of Europe, and with the insurance. Approximate costs are 80-120CHF p/ is within biking distance from the campus. commercial, financial and cultural centre of Zurich month. Typically, students have their own room with on its doorstep, it has everything you need for an shared facilities. Places are limited, so apply unforgettable exchange experience. early to reserve a room. Alternatively, you can Academics apply for a private room with a host family or in For more information visit the Zhaw School of A full-time study load at ZHAW is 30 ECTS per a shared flat. It is recommended you prepare to Management & Law website. semester (usually 7.5 ECTS is equivalent to 10CP spend approximately AU$1200 per month for at Griffith University). accommodation and living expenses in Zurich. Location ZHAW School of Management and Law offers Winterthur is a northern Switzerland city located a broad range of courses that are taught in Past approved courses in the canton of Zurich. The city of Zurich is just a English, including banking and finance, business Past Griffith students who have studied at ZHAW 20 minute train ride away. The primary language information technology, and business law. You are have had the following courses approved*: spoken is German, but many speak French and permitted to take courses outside of Zhaw, but English as well. courses taught in English will be limited. ·· 3001EHR, 3009EHR, EHR Electives. ·· 1101IBA, 2002IBA, 2023IBA, 2128IBA, Intensive language courses are offered during the 3114IBA, IBA Electives. Semester dates semester in German, French and other languages. *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and Fall semester: September - January An introductory German language course is approved by the relevant approver. Spring semester: February - June offered during Orientation Week.
University of Oslo, Norway The Norwegian capital of Oslo is home to almost 600,000 people, 7 and is surrounded by sea, forests, and hills. Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 About Academics The University of Oslo (UiO) was founded The University of Oslo offers over 800 courses ‘Nothing prepares you for in 1811 and is Norway’s oldest and premier that are taught in English. Courses are offered in the oddities of Norwegian institution of higher education. UiO has the following areas: contributed substantially to research, innovation, culture. Simply put, it was ·· Education and education in and outside of Norway. Oslo is the highlight of any travel ·· Humanities home to almost 600,000 inhabitants, and over experience I have ever had. 10% of the entire population of Norway. Among ·· Law Oslo’s 60,000 students, almost 75% come from ·· Mathematics and Natural Sciences One of the most memorable outside Oslo. ·· Medicine moments was trekking For more information visit the University ·· Social Sciences through thigh-high snow in of Oslo website. ·· Theology and Religion. a dense forest, surrounded by thousands of singing Location Accommodation Norwegians in their reds, Oslo is smaller than most capital cities, but offers International students on exchange programs are blues and whites, to find guaranteed accommodation in one of the student our spot to watch the all the cultural activities one expects to find in a villages, provided that you apply within the capital as well as beautiful nature surrounding the specific deadlines. You are guaranteed a furnished, Holmenkollmarjsen- the city and UiO. Oslo is a green city surrounded by single room. All furnished rooms include a bed, annual long-distance cross- sea, forests and hills with a milder climate than closet, desk, chair, bookshelf and table. country skiing marathon.’ the latitude suggests. Summertime temperatures normally exceed 20°C, yet winters are cold Henna enough to make Oslo a popular location for skiing. Past approved courses Norway is known for its outstanding nature, Past Griffith students who have studied at the Bachelor of Psychological Science and all of this is easily accessible from Oslo. You University of Oslo have had the following / Bachelor of Criminology and courses approved: can travel to see the Aurora Borealis (‘Northern Criminal Justice lights’), experience the midnight sun and discover ·· 2008PSY, 3009PSY, 3011PSY, 2015PSY, the beautiful fjords and mountains all over the 2004PSY country. Students in Norway love the fresh air, ·· CCJ Elective, PSY Electives, LAW Electives quiet atmosphere, clean water and vast areas of *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and space – and nature. approved by the relevant approver.
University of Gothenburg, Sweden 8 At Gothenburg, you will study in the very heart of Scandinavia, just a train ride away from Copenhagen and Oslo and only Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 a few hours by plane from Rome, Budapest, Berlin and Barcelona. About Academics The University of Gothenburg meets societal The University of Gothenburg has over 100 ‘I made some of the best challenges with diverse knowledge. 38,000 courses that are offered in English. Courses are students and 6,000 employees make the offered in the following study areas: friends I’ve ever had which university a large and inspiring place to work and made my experience so ·· Business, Economics and Law study, with a continuous flow of new knowledge incredible, and I now have ·· Arts (Humanities) and ideas. Strong research and attractive study so many amazing memories. ·· IT programs attract scientists and students from ·· Sciences Making new friends and around the world. ·· Social Sciences becoming more confident has For more information visit the University of ·· Education encouraged me to become Gothenburg website. more involved in new things ·· Fine, Applied and Performing Arts. at home. I always had Location Accommodation something new and exciting Being an international student is so much more There are plenty of accommodation options to do while I was away!’ than studying and going to class. It is also about for international students in Gothenburg. You creating a life. Here you will study in the very heart can rent a private room off-campus or live in a 4th year Griffith student of the city. Gothenburg doesn’t have an offsite shared flat in the student residence. You can also campus in the outskirts of the city; instead the investigate living at an off-campus residence. whole city is our campus. Gothenburg is a modern, Students can also investigate living at an off- international city but has an important background campus residence. as a ‘workers’ city’. It is often described as a big small city, and the people of Gothenburg are known for being friendly and helpful. Past approved courses International students rank Gothenburg as a great Past Griffith University students who have city to live in. Gothenburg has more students than studied at the University of Gothenburg have any other city in Sweden. You can choose to lead had the following courses approved: a typical student life, with great study facilities, ·· 1044SCG, 3332ENV, 3001ENV, 2004MKT, cosy cafes, student parties and communal student 2813ICT, 2803ICT, 2812ICT, 3804ICT, accommodation. You can also take part in the 3803ICT. various events and the diverse cultural scene that ·· GBS Electives Gothenburg has to offer. *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and approved by the relevant approver.
Copenhagen Business School, Denmark Copenhagen Business School (CBS) was established in 1917. Today, 9 with 20,000 students and 1,500 employees, CBS is one of the largest Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 business schools in Europe and one of the eight Danish universities. About Academics The Exchange Social Program (ESP) is a unique CBS offers a range of undergraduate and ‘This opportunity allowed social/cultural program offered each semester to postgraduate courses delivered in English. me to travel and to grow. all incoming Exchange Students at CBS. The ESP A full-time study load is 30 ECTS (7.5 ECTS I travelled to 10 other consists of two introduction weeks just before usually equates to 10CP at Griffith University). countries in Europe whilst the semester begins, various activities during the semester, the Language Partner Program (LPP) Courses are offered in the following areas: on exchange, which was in and a weekend trip to Berlin. The purpose of the ·· Accounting, Economics and Finance groups but a lot I completed program is to ease your integration process, to ·· Business Administration solo. It was the best experience help you build a social network and to introduce ·· International Business and an experience I needed. you to Danish culture, Copenhagen and CBS. ·· Entrepreneurship I needed to grow up a little For more information visit the Copenhagen ·· Management and Marketing. and stop being scared of the Business School website. world and this experience Accommodation really helped. My favourite Location Housing in Copenhagen is very difficult to find place other than Denmark Copenhagen is a beautiful city with plenty to do and can be expensive. This is particularly the case would have to be Berlin, in the fall semester (September to December), year-round. There are four lakes in the middle when the demand for housing far exceeds supply. because I got to be there for of the city, as well as a number of parks on the The application process is on a first come, first the Christmas markets, and outskirts of the city. There are over 1 million people living in this diverse and creative city, served basis, so do not be disappointed if you do it was like a fairytale.’ with incredible infrastructure and great public not get your first priority. It is likely that you will transportation options. Many locals call this a bike have to arrange your own accommodation. Amee city, as most individuals use a bike as their main mode of transportation around the city. Past approved courses Past Griffith students who have studied at CBS have had the following courses approved: ·· 3009EHR, 2043MKT, 2005EHR, 3517LHS, 3042MKT, 3006MKT, 3040MKT, 3518LHS, 3013MKT, 2036MKT, 2004MKT, 3033IBA, 3028MKT. 3055MKT 3323THS, 3013MKT.
The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Austria 10 The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 was founded in 1872, and is located in the beautiful Austrian city of Vienna. Rated as the world’s most liveable city over five times, Vienna is the perfect location for a student to live and study. About Academics Founded in 1872, the University of Natural A full-time study load at BOKU is 30ECTS per ‘I met someone else studying Resources and Life is an education and research semester, (7.5 ECTS usually equates to 10CP at my degree who attended centre for renewable resources, which are a Griffith University). BOKU for exchange, and necessity for human life. With a wide range of The University of Natural Resources and Life talked to Griffith professors areas of expertise, BOKU aims to contribute significantly to the protection of life resources Sciences (BOKU), has a range of departments, about the program offered including: in Vienna, and it seemed for future generations. For more information visit the University of ·· Chemistry like the perfect fit for me. I ·· Food science wanted a University that was Natural Resources and Life Sciences website. ·· Forest and soil science challenging yet still within ·· Biotechnology and cell biology. my comforts. BOKU provided Location this by offering courses in BOKU is located in Vienna, the capital city of Accommodation both English and German, Austria. Considered as Austria’s Imperial Capital, it Student halls of residence are an easy option with a great support network offers a blend of imperial traditions and modern when moving to a new city and a great way architecture. The area is famous for its cultural to make friends and contacts in a short time for students, and in a country events, coffee houses, cozy wine taverns, and its period. Accommodation is organised by the I had not been to. For me, it Viennese charm. Austrian Exchange Service (OeAD). The was an easy choice.’ accommodation costs can range from 200 – Semester dates 600 euros per month. Prudence ·· Winter semester: October - February ·· Summer semester: February - June Past approved courses Past Griffith students who have studied at BOKU have had the following courses approved*: ·· 2051ENV, 2071ENV, 3801ENV, 2034ENV, 3606ENV, 2304ENV, 3441ENV, 2107ENV, 2261ENV, 2281ENV, 3306ENV. ·· 2012NSC, 4047ENV, 4037ENV. *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and approved by the relevant approver.
University of Liverpool, UK The University of Liverpool is a world-class player in many areas of 11 academia, guaranteeing you a fantastic academic experience! Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 About Accommodation Academics The University of Liverpool is a public university Students have a range of accommodation options A full-time study load is generally 60 UK credits, founded in 1881 and is in the top 1% of available to choose from. The University Halls of usually equivalent to 40CP at Griffith University universities worldwide for internationally- Accommodation are a safe and fun way to spend and 15 UK credits is equal to 10CP at Griffith recognised research. The university’s global your time in Liverpool. In the Study Abroad Village, University. Please note: Students must enrol in focus ensures its programs are underpinned by you will live with other international students as a minimum of 45 UK credits per semester. international research with opportunities for well as University of Liverpool home students who The University of Liverpool has three students to learn a language and study abroad as will study abroad this year or have just returned. main faculties: part of their program. The university is centrally ·· If you are staying for the full academic year, located making it an easy and safe walking ·· Health and Life Sciences you are guaranteed a place in the University distance to many of Liverpool’s city locations. of Liverpool Halls of Residence. If you wish ·· Humanities and Social Science For more information visit the University of to secure your place, you need to apply via ·· Science and Engineering. Liverpool website. Liverpool Life before 31 July. Please note: Students are limited to two classes ·· If you are staying for Semester 1 only, from the School of Management, unless you are you can apply for a room in the Study Abroad majoring in a business or management course at Location Village (Tudor Close & Melville Grove). Apply your home university. Liverpool is the fifth largest metropolitan area as early as possible to secure your place. in the UK, situated in the northwest of the ·· If you are staying for Semester 2 only, country. We are just two hours on the direct you are guaranteed a place in university Semester dates train from London and 45 minutes by train from accommodation. Where possible, you will be Semester 1: September - January Manchester. Liverpool is also within driving placed in the Study Abroad Village. If you wish Semester 2: January - June distance of both the scenic Lake District and to secure your place, apply via Liverpool Life. North Wales which are wonderful for hiking and outdoor activities. Liverpool is divided into ‘boroughs’, with the university located in the heart of the central borough. Many students choose to live in the centre in university accommodation. The Liverpool airport travels to many European destinations making travel and adventure-seeking easy!
University of Plymouth, UK 12 With over 23,000 students, the University of Plymouth campus is at the centre of a thriving, oceanfront city in one of the UK’s most Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 beautiful regions. About Accommodation Past approved courses Founded in 1862, the University of Plymouth Students can apply to live in Plymouth’s halls of Past Griffith students who have studied at the is among the emerging global elite of modern residence for a single semester or one year. If you University of Plymouth have had the following higher education institutions, ranking 15th largest are applying for a single semester, you are limited courses approved*: university in the UK. to selected residences. You must pay a £250 ·· 2004ICT, 2807ICT, 2809ICT, 2810ICT, deposit to secure your hall room. 3020ICT, 3410ICT, ICT Electives. For more information visit the University of ·· 2128IBA, 3112IBA, 1003MKT. Plymouth website. Academics ·· 1314QCA, 2345QCA, 2356QCA, 2367QCA, A full-time study load at Plymouth is 60 UK Location credits per semester, usually equivalent to 40CP 2802QCA, 2806QCA, 2807QCA, 2901QCA, 3510QCA, 3512QCA, 3525QCA, 3805QCA, Plymouth is a small city situated on the western at Griffith University. 3823QCA, 3843QCA. edge of the county of Devon. Its size means it ·· CCJ Electives has all the benefits of a smaller place, including Plymouth offers courses from a range of faculties, including: ·· 2702GFS, 2706GFS. a compact central area with accommodation, shops and entertainment facilities all within easy ·· Arts & Humanities ·· 2139LHS, 3016LHS, 3025LHS, 3035LHS, walking distance. 3054LHS, 3506LHS ·· Business *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and Plymouth has a distinctive cosmopolitan vibe and ·· Health and Human Sciences approved by the relevant approver. is a magnet for tourists, students, workers and ·· Science and Engineering migrants. Visitors enjoy its continental feel and ·· Medical and Dentistry. sense of community. Semester dates Semester 1: September - December Semester 2: January - May.
University of Montana, USA Nestled in the heart of western Montana’s stunning natural 13 landscape, the University of Montana offers a world-class education Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 in a broad range of subjects. About Accommodation Past approved courses Over 10,000 students attend the University UM offers on-campus and off-campus housing. Past Griffith students who have studied at the of Montana’s (UM) main campus spanning 56 There is no application deadline, however all University of Montana have had the following acres at the base of Mount Sentinel along the room assignments are made on a first come, courses approved*: Clark Fork River. It includes a park-like oval first served basis. Students have the choice of ·· 1613LHS, 2019LHS, 2055LHS, 2509LHS, at the centre of the campus, more than 60 residence halls (students are required to have a 2523LHS, 3105LHS, 3506LHS, 3513LHS, architecturally-unique buildings and a 25,200 meal plan), university villages and the Lewis & 3612LHS seat football stadium. UM’s 180 acre South Clark Village. These provide a variety of housing ·· 2004MKT,2034MKT, 3006MKT, 3040MKT, Campus offers student housing, a golf course, options such as single and double dorm-style 2008EHR, 3001EHR, 3009EHR, 2017GIR, soccer fields and an outdoor track facility. rooms with coed halls and one all-female hall, as 3117THS, 3323THS, 2304AFE, 2305AFE, Missoula College occupies two sites in central and well as furnished and unfurnished apartments. 3209AFE, 3302AFE, 3305AFE west Missoula. ·· 2013AHS, 2210AHS, 3138AHS. For more information visit the University of Academics *Courses may have changed and will still need to be assessed and Montana website. approved by the relevant approver. A full-time study load at UM is generally 12 US credits, usually equivalent to 40CP at Griffith Location University and 3 US credits is equal to 10CP at Semester dates Griffith University. UM offers courses from a Fall Semester: September - December UM is located in Missoula, Montana’s second range of faculties, including: Spring Semester: January - May largest city with a population of 80,000 residents. Tucked away in the heart of the ·· Humanities and Sciences northern Rocky Mountains, surrounded by ·· Health and Biomedical Sciences seven wilderness areas and at the confluence ·· Education and Human Services of three rivers, Missoula is an outdoor ·· Business enthusiast’s dream! ·· Journalism ·· Forestry and Conservation ·· Law (considered on case-by-case basis) ·· Performing Arts.
How to apply You can complete your 14 Exchange Program application in five simple steps. Griffith University Guaranteed Exchange Guide 2020 Step 1 Check your eligibility At the time of application, you must meet the following requirements: ·· Be enrolled in a degree program at Griffith University in the trimester of application ·· Have a cumulative GPA of 4.5 in your current program ·· Have successfully completed at least 60CP for undergraduate exchange or 30CP for postgraduate exchange at Griffith. *You will also need to check your program feasibility, refer to griffith.edu.au/go-global Step 2 Find a partner university You will need to find a partner university that offers courses, where you are eligible to receive credit on your study plan. Step 3 Get a study plan approved It is compulsory to have a study plan approved in order to participate in the Griffith Exchange Program. Step 4 Prepare application documents You will need to submit the following within your online application: 1. Approved study plan. 2. One-page motivational essay. 3. Copy of your passport. Step 5 Apply online You must apply online by the deadline. A link to the application will be offered once you have had a consultation with a Global Mobility Advisor. Application deadlines ·· Trimester 1 - 1 July ·· Trimester 2 - 1 February griffith.edu.au/go-global/ trimester-exchange
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