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Heriot Watt University
Sophomore standing or above.
Heriot-Watt specializes in a variety of Science and Engineering subjects, but also is a leader in subjects such as brewing and distilling, business, fashion, design & textiles. Located 30 minutes outside of the charming city of Edinburgh, its location in Scotland is a draw. With a history dating back to 1821, Heriot-Watt University has established a reputation for world class teaching and practical, leading edge research, which has made it one of the top UK Universities for business and industry.
Join a friendly student community on a beautiful, parkland campus with easy access to Edinburgh, and see why Heriot-Watt was ranked "UK University of the Year for Student Experience" in 2012-13 in the Sunday Times University Guide.
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University of Stirling
Royal Holloway University
London School of Economics and Political Science
University of Westminster
2.8 GPA (Communication, Design, or Media students are required to have a 3.0)
International Summer School at Sussex
Falmer, near the city of Brighton, England
This program allows you to enroll for one or two 4-week courses, for 6 or 12 credits total. Summer students do not participate in the "exchange," but enroll directly at the International Summer School and pay tuition directly to Sussex.
Applicants should apply by submitting:
- the OSU Application: https://studyabroad.oregonstate.edu/apply/
- At least one reference
- Most recent transcripts from OSU, and for any University/College where you accrued 15 or more credits
Contact program coordinator for more information.
Tuition is paid directly to the International Summer School at Sussex, and OSU IDEA charges a $350 fee for summer enrollment (once, whether you enroll for 1 or both sessions). Tuition and living expense information is may be found here: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/iss/courses/fees_scholarships
The University of Sheffield was founded in 1905 and is considered one of the best universities in the UK. Sheffield is located in north England, in South Yorkshire, and is close to Manchester, Leeds, Nottingham, and the Peak District.
Sheffield offers over 400 programs over 42 academic departments. These are organized under 7 faculties or colleges: Architectural Studies, Arts, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Pure Science and Social Sciences. For the most up-to-date information on classes available to study abroad students, visit the Sheffield website.
Sheffield is a city with character, blending elegant Victorian architecture with modern activities. The area is bursting with culture and entertainment, including theatres, museums, galleries, pubs & clubs, music and world-class sports facilities. Sheffield was named the first “National City of Sport” and has Europe’s biggest artificial ski-slope resort. Most all of these attractions are within walking distance of each other, making it a great destination for students.
Sheffield is proud of its 150 woodlands and 50 public parks. One of the most spectacular areas of natural beauty in the UK is just minutes away by bus or train. The Peak District National Park covers 555 square miles of unspoiled countryside. It is a great place to hike, rock climb or just enjoy the scenery.
Sophomore standing; GPA of 3.00 or above (some departments at Sheffield require higher than 3.00 GPA)
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The spectacular mountains of the Lake District form a beautiful backdrop for the University of Lancaster. The main location of the University is just on the southern outskirts of the city of Lancaster, and about three miles from the city center. A short walk eastward from the campus leads to open countryside and the rolling greens of England's backyard. The campus is set on 250 acres of landscaped area and on a clear day the outlook extends north to the Lakeland fells and west across Morecambe Bay. The historic city of Lancaster is just ten minutes by bus from the university. It is a friendly, bustling city which has all the amenities of a large city without having lost its charm and character. Lancaster is a modern city of about 50,000 people with a theatre, concerts, literary festivals, international restaurants, 54 pubs, and a warm, friendly atmosphere. The university is very much a part of the city of Lancaster.
Students wishing to go as an 'exchange' student, paying OSU tuition, must have a 3.0 GPA. "Non-exchange" participants may have a 2.75 or greater.
3.0 GPA in science is preferred.
King's College London
London is one of the most cosmopolitan, hip cities in the world. Thousands of world cultures mingle with British tradition in this metropolis, creating an air of excitement and sophistication in all areas of the city. London is the cultural capital of the United Kingdom and offers endless attractions, art, theatre, music, and, of course, plenty of British politics and history.
London also is home to numerous universities. Like many large cities, the universities are scattered throughout different neighborhoods, each with its own atmosphere and attractions.
King's College and the University of Westminster are in the center of London on the Strand. Queen Mary, University of London is in the up-and-coming East End. Once best known for being the hunting ground of Jack the Ripper, today the East End is undergoing a revitalization and has developed a hip, diverse culture.
Minimum 3.0 GPA
University of Glasgow
A cosmopolitan city with a stellar arts scene, Glasgow offers great culture and endless entertainment possibilities. This city is home to the national Scottish companies of ballet, opera, orchestra, and chorus, and it boasts two repertory theatres and the Glasgow Film Theatre, which runs only limited-release films. Visit Glasgow’s galleries and museums, including the reconstructed home of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the famous graduate of the Glasgow School of Art.
Glasgow boasts beautifully preserved Victorian buildings and lovely parks and gardens, but it has a young, hip feel. The nightlife in Glasgow is among the best in Scotland.
Minimum 3.0 GPA