Partner universities

The University of Strathclyde has student exchange agreements with a range of partner Universities throughout the world as listed below. These agreement are coordinated by the Exchange Team in the Recruitment and International Office.  

USA

 

Institution Name

City

State

Additional information

No. of Places Available in 2018/19

California Polytechnic University

Pomona

California

Limited places available for Engineering students.  Entry to specific Engineering classes is not guaranteed prior to arrival so applicants will need to be flexible around their classes until they reach CalPoly.

Exchange students at CalPoly will require to pay a mandatory student success fee per quarter which is currently $140.  Students attending CalPoly for two semesters will require to pay this fee 3 times for each quarter.

3 full year/6 semester places

Clarkson University

Potsdam

New York

 High level of pastoral care and student support at this University.

4 full year/8 semester places

Clemson University

Clemson

South Carolina

Not suitable for Chemical & Processing Engineering (CPE) students due to class matching issues.

2 full year/4 semester places

Georgia Tech

Atlanta

Georgia

Not suitable for Chemical & Processing Engineering (CPE) students due to class matching issues.

The standard at G-Tech is very high so this is likely to be an academically challenging experience.

Students attending G-Tech should be willing to participate in a VIP (Vertically Integrated Project) whilst they are there.  

2 full year/4 semester places

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge

Louisiana

 

4 full year/8 semester places

Michigan Tech University

Houghton

Michigan

 

1 full year/2 semester places

Millersville University

Millersville

Pennsylvania

Good match for JCW students.  Not suitable for Engineering students.

2 full year/4 semester places

Purdue University

West Lafayette

Indiana

 

Not available in 2018/19

San Diego State University

San Diego

California

 

3 full year/6 semester places

San Jose State University

San Jose

California

New agreement in 2018/19 which means there will be no feedback on MyPlace.

3 full year/6 semester places

University of East Carolina

Greenville

North Carolina

Good match for SPA students.

Not suitable for Engineering students.

3 semester places

University of Iowa

Iowa City

Iowa

 Strong JCW provision.

3 full year/6 semester places

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro

North Carolina

Not suitable for Engineering students.

3 full year/6 semester places

University of North Texas

Denton

Texas

It is compulsory to buy UNT's medical insurance which costs approximately £950 per semester.

1 semester

University of South Carolina

Columbia

South Carolina

Students must be prepared to live on campus at USC.  This is a compulsory part of the agreement.

USC has recently introduced a new fee (200 USD) which all inbound exchange students will require to pay from Spring 2018 onwards.  Please be aware of this. 

2 full year/4 semester places

Utica College

Utica

New York State

Not suitable for Engineering students.

Good match for JCW students.

1 place per semester/1 full year place

Willamette University

Salem

Oregon

This is available as a Departmental Exchange option to students in Humanities and Politics. 

Complete Departmental Exchange Application for this option.

3 full year/6 semester places

Canada

University

City

State/Province

Important information

No. of Places Available in 2018/19

Concordia University

 Montreal Quebec 

Classes are taught in English. 

No places available in 2018/19

McMaster University

Hamilton

Ontario

 

2 Full year/4 semester places

Queen's University

Kingston

Ontario

 

Unable to offer places in psychology in session 2018/19.

4 Full Year/8 semester places in Engineering

Up to 5 semester places in Arts and Science.

University of Guelph

Guelph

Ontario

Not suitable for Engineering students.

Not suitable for Chemistry students

2 Full year/4 semester places

University of Toronto

Toronto

Ontario

The academic standard at UoT is extremely high and would be more suited to students looking to work hard during their exchange.

Campus housing is not guaranteed and it can be quite challenging to find accommodation in the city.

2 Full year/4 semester places

University of Victoria

Victoria

British Columbia

Exchange agreement covers Humanties, Science & Social Sciences. Not suitable for Engineering students.

Campus housing not guaranteed.

1 Full year/2 semester places

China

 

UniversityCityState/ProvinceImportant informationPlaces available in 2018/19

Hong Kong City University

Kowloon

Hong Kong SAR

Campus accommodation is limited so it's advisable to apply as early as possible.

Classes are taught in English

4 full year/8 semester places.

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (Science Exchange programmes)

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (Engineering Exchange programmes)

Kowloon

Hong Kong

This agreement is currently available to students in the Science Faculty and the Faculty of Engineering.

Computer Science is offered in the Engineering Faculty at HKUST.

Classes are taught in English

Housing is limited so you may require to find your own housing off-campus.  Norm tends to be shared-rooms in campus accommodation.

1 full year/2 semester places in Engineering.

 

3 full year/6 semester places in Science.

Tsinghua University

Beijing

 

Limited classes in English.

Contact the Exchange Team direct about this option.

(Allison Handley
a.handley@strath.ac.uk)

Singapore
UniversityCityState/ProvinceImportant informationNo of Places available in 2018/19

Nanyang Technological University

Singapore

Singapore

All classes are taught in English.

Likely to be housed on campus in a shared room with a local student.

15 full year/30 semester places.

New Zealand
University City State/Province Important information Number of places available in Feb 2019

University of Otago

Dunedin

South Island

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb to May).

Not suitable for Engineering students.  Good match for JCW students.

6 semester places (in S2)

Australia
UniversityCityState/ProvinceImportant informationNumber of places available in Feb/March 2019

Curtin University

Perth

Western Australia

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb to May)

1 or 2 semester places (in S2)

Queensland University of Technology

Brisbane

Queensland

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb to May)

No places available in January 2019.

RMIT University

Melbourne

Victoria

Limited to one semester of exchange (March to June)

5 semester places (in S2)

Swinburne University of Technology

Melbourne

Victoria

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb to May)

 8 semester places (in S2)

University of Technology Sydney

Sydney

New South Wales

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb to May)

 4 semester places (in S2)