International Opportunities Fair 2021

A UVic student looks out over the ocean in Australia

Photo Credit: Agatha Slusarczyk. Driving along the Great Ocean Road in Australia was one of the best experiences of my life. We made a pit stop to go see the Twelve Apostles (however, there are only 8 remaining).

A UVic student looks out over Paris from the top of Montmartre

Photo Credit: Esme Ruediger-Fancy. Here is one of my favourite pictures from my semester in Paris at the Sorbonne Paris 3, at the top of Montmartre.

A student poses at Moors Castle in Portugal

Photo Credit: Daniela Marquez-Velasco. Moors Castle, Sintra Portugal

A student in front of the status of King Sejong in South Korea

Photo Credit: Rawan Mirghani. Visited the respected statue of King Sejong who invented the Korean alphabet dressed in a Hanbok, the exquisite Korean traditional dress.

A student hiking through Cajas National Park in Ecuador

Photo Credit: Mitch Spendelow. Jamie Quibell wearing an alpaca sweater to keep warm in Cajas National Park in Ecuador. I’m glad we Alpaca’d warm sweaters and hot lunches for the hike!

Welcome to the 2021 International Opportunities Fair!

Tune in during International Education Week (Nov. 15 – Nov. 19), and UVic's Global Days for live and pre-recorded sessions on international opportunities you can add to your UVic degree!

To learn about studying at a partner university through the ICS exchange program, check out our session schedule below! 

For information on participating in a field school, completing an international co-op work term, and more, check out UVic's Global Days event schedule

Schedule of Virtual and In-Person Live Sessions!

Monday, November 15

ICS Exchange Program Information Session

11:00am – 11:30am (PT)

Learn about the ICS Exchange Program, where you could study abroad, and the steps to apply!

Meeting URL:     https://uvic.zoom.us/j/86484097182?pwd=UXRZbFJCWFh2VllzTlJwZ2NVc01nQT09  
Meeting ID:        864 8409 7182
Password:          427475

Tuesday, November 16

Study on Exchange in France Information Session

10:30am – 11:00am (PT)

Learn about the ICS Exchange Program, the specific options for those in the French program or those hoping to practice their French language skills, and the steps to apply!

Meeting URL:     https://uvic.zoom.us/j/84763978787?pwd=c3lTWjdFWUZXMXdBN3doUTFOVGtiQT09   

Meeting ID:        847 6397 8787
Password:          549248

Wednesday, November 17

ICS Exchange Program Information Session

10:00am – 10:30am (PT)

Learn about the ICS Exchange Program, where you could study abroad, and the steps to apply!

Meeting URL:     https://uvic.zoom.us/j/89025318231?pwd=RGFTdnhMeUdqTjRWdUl0Y0w3VnBGUT09  
Meeting ID:        890 2531 8231
Password:          578915

Thursday, November 18

ICS Exchange Information Session for Staff & Faculty

11:00am - 11:30am (PT)

Learn about the ICS Exchange Program, how the program may be relevant to your department, and how you can help us get the word out!

Meeting URL:     https://uvic.zoom.us/j/82340793679?pwd=R3p0YjQ4OTE5cGxxQzZlUWxmTzA1QT09  
Meeting ID:        823 4079 3679
Password:          956627

Friday, November 19

Schedule coming soon!

Additional UVic Opportunities - Pre-Recorded Sessions

Find pre-recorded, informational videos, and other exciting content from some of our ICS exchange partner universities below!

Americas

CANADA 

Université de Montréal 

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Visit their exchange webpage for information and a video HERE

UNITED STATES

University of Washington

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

CHILE

Universidad del Desarrollo

Modern-looking building on Universidad del Desarrollo campus

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange handbook (.pdf): HERE

Asia

CHINA

East China Normal University

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

HONG KONG

City University of Hong Kong

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Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

SINGAPORE

National University of Singapore

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

JAPAN

Doshisha Women's College of Liberal Arts

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

JAPAN

University of Tokyo

 Red brick building on University of Tokyo campus

Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

THAILAND

Mahidol University

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Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

TAIWAN

National Sun Yat-sen University

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

TAIWAN

National Taiwan University

Unusual modern building surrounded by standard apartment blocks

Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

KOREA

Pukyong National University 

Students walking down the street in front of trees and university buildings

Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution (in Korean): HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

Europe (excluding the UK - see below)

BELGIUM 

Université libre de Bruxelles

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

DENMARK

Aarhus University

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

NETHERLANDS

Utrecht University

Student riding bicycle past old building

Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE and read about their highlights of 2020 HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

NETHERLANDS

Maastricht University

Modern-looking buildings on Maastricht University campus

Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

GERMANY

Technische Universität Berlin

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

GERMANY

Philipps-Universität Marburg

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

FRANCE

Sciences Po

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

FRANCE

Université de Nantes

Aerial image of modern-looking building on Université de Nantes campus

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

FRANCE

Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3

Image of old stone building in Paris

See their Exchange Program brochure HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

ITALY

Bocconi University

Image of a building on Bocconi University campus

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

SPAIN**

University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M)

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

SPAIN

University of Oviedo

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

NORWAY

University of Bergen

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

FINLAND

Tampere University

Aerial image of buildings on Tampere University campus

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

SWEDEN

Örebro University

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

SWEDEN

Uppsala University

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

Oceania

AUSTRALIA 

Australian National University 

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

AUSTRALIA 

Murdoch University 

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Watch a pre-recorded video about student life in Perth HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

AUSTRALIA 

University of Adelaide

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

AUSTRALIA

James Cook University

 James Cook University campus

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

AUSTRALIA

University of South Australia

 Building on University of South Australia campus

Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution HERE and take virtual campus tours HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

NEW ZEALAND

University of Waikato

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

NEW ZEALAND

Victoria University of Wellington

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

United Kingdom

UK - ENGLAND

University of East Anglia

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - ENGLAND

University of Essex

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - ENGLAND

University of Exeter

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - ENGLAND

University of Manchester

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - ENGLAND

University of Plymouth

Wide angle view of modern buildings in pedestrian area

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - ENGLAND

University of Leeds

Stone buildings at dusk with traffic driving past

Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - SCOTLAND

University of Aberdeen

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - SCOTLAND

Robert Gordon University 

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - SCOTLAND

University of Stirling

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE (scroll down for video) 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - WALES

Aberystwyth University

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Watch pre-recorded videos about this institution: HERE and HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE

UK - WALES

Swansea University

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Watch a pre-recorded video about this institution: HERE 

Visit their exchange webpage: HERE