Semester Exchange - University of Westminster

Semester Exchange - University of Westminster

The University of Westminster is a public university in London, United Kingdom, are organised into seven faculties and schools, within which there are around 45 departments. It was founded as Britain's first polytechnic in 1838. Since then it has developed into a university that combines both metropolitan and cosmopolitan dimensions, and which is closely involved in business, professional and academic life within London, as well as overseas. 

The University of Westminster has always been, and continues to be, imaginative in recognizing new needs and developing appropriate offerings for its many target markets. The University also has a strong and historic commitment to promoting equality and embracing diversity. As a place to work or to study, it strives to strengthen our reputation as a welcoming and inclusive organisation.

Country: United Kingdom, Europe
Program Dates: Semester 1: September - January, Semester 2: January - May
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website University of Westminster

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie Unviersity
  • Have an academic reference
  • Provide a portfolio of work if applying for practical modules at the host university (eg: students from the Faculty of Media, Arts and Design or the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment)
  • Have English proficiency for non-native English speakers

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Expression of Interest form EOI online

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled and will continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to the host university. However, you must also be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider may include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students could vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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Summary
It is a public university in London, United Kingdom, are organised into seven faculties and schools, within which there are around 45 departments. As a place to work or to study, it strives to strengthen our reputation as a welcoming and inclusive organisation.

Area of study
Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
No eligibility entered

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, English, Linguistics and Cultural Studies, History, Sociology & Criminology Modern Languages & Cultures, Law, Architecture, Art and Design, Exchange, Westminster, United Kingdom

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
No phone entered

Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/vcis-closing-dates

Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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