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Political Science Exchange at Northumbria, UK
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
Restrictions: UCF applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 02/24/2018 ** Rolling Admission 09/11/2018 12/29/2018
NOTE: **Estimated Start and End Dates
Spring 2019 08/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/29/2019 05/18/2019
NOTE: **Estimated Start and End Dates

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified via email upon acceptance into this program.
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study: Political Science
Language of Instruction:
English
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Minimum Number of Credit Hours: 12
Academic Level: Undergraduate Program Type: Reciprocal Student Exchange
Program Description:

Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.

Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. They are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.

Minimum Requirements:

  • UCF GPA: 3.0 
  • Must be a Political Science, International & Global Studies major, or any political science minor.
  • Priority will be given to department majors.
  • Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
  • Must be registered full-time while participating in the exchange
  • Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad

Program Contact:

To discuss coursework, schedule an appointment with Nicholas Schenk, Study Abroad Coordinator, Nicholas.Schenk@ucf.edu

Application Process:

You can apply online for this program.  

All applications will be reviewed and selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant and how well the program fits with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.

Additional Information:
https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/international/incoming-students/i-am-a-bilateral-exchange-student/  
IIE: A Student Guide to Study Abroad