Advice for UK students on studying abroad
UK students studying abroad
Related research and statistics
The most recent studies estimate that approximately 22,000 UK students are currently studying in other countries. See Motivations and Experiences of UK Students Studying Abroad by Professor A M Findlay (University of Dundee) and Professor R King (University of Sussex) et al. BIS Research Paper No.8 (January 2010).
Statistics on UK students studying abroad under the Erasmus programme are available from the British Council's Erasmus unit. An estimate of those studying outside the Erasmus programme is given by Anton Carbonell's survey of outward mobility from the UK.
Further information on recent research in this area is included in King, Findlay & Ahrens (2010) International student mobility literature review:
Report to HEFCE, co-funded by the British Council, UK National Agency for Erasmus