Partner universities

The University of Strathclyde has student exchange agreements with a range of international partners around 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 2019/20

California Polytechnic University

Pomona

California

Not suitable for Engineering students as classes cannot be guaranteed prior to arrival.

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.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

4 full year/8 semester places

Clarkson University

Potsdam

New York State

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

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

4 full year/8 semester places

Clemson University

Clemson

South Carolina

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

Exchange students may require to pay additional fees to attend some classes which involve lab work.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

3 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.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis. 

3 full year/6 semester places

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge

Louisiana

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis. 

1 full year/2 semester places

Michigan Tech University

Houghton

Michigan

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

2 full year/4 semester places

Millersville University

Millersville

Pennsylvania

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

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis. 

2 full year/4 semester places

Purdue University

West Lafayette

Indiana

 

Not available in 2019/20

San Diego State University

San Diego

California

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

(exception SLT students who will attend SDSU in Semester 2).

5 full year/10 semester places

San Jose State University

San Jose

California

New partnership in 2018/19, therefore limited feedback available.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

3 full year/6 semester places

University of East Carolina

Greenville

North Carolina

Good match for SPA students.

Not suitable for Engineering students.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

3 semester places

University of Iowa

Iowa City

Iowa

Strong JCW provision.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

3 full year/6 semester places

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro

North Carolina

Not suitable for Engineering students.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

4 full year/8 semester places

University of North Texas

Denton

Texas

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

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

1 full year/2 semester places

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.

 This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

2 full year/4 semester places

Utica College

Utica

New York State

Not suitable for Engineering students.

Good match for JCW students.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

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.

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

3 full year/6 semester places

Canada

University

City

State/Province

Important information

No. of Places Available in 2019/20

Concordia University

 Montreal Quebec 

Classes are taught in English. 

1 Full year/2 semester places

McMaster University

Hamilton

Ontario

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

Campus housing for single semester applicants is limited.  Students going on exchange for a full academic year/2 semesters stand a better chance of getting into campus housing at McMaster.

4 Full year/8 semester places

Queen's University

Kingston

Ontario

 

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

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

2 Full Year/4 semester places in Engineering

4 Full Year/8  semester places in Arts and Science.

University of Guelph

Guelph

Ontario

Not suitable for Engineering students.

Not suitable for Chemistry students

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

3 Full year/6 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.

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

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.

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

1 Full year/2 semester places

China

 

UniversityCityState/ProvinceImportant informationPlaces available in 2019/20

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

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

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.

Available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

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 2019/20

Nanyang Technological University

Kowloon

Singapore

All classes are taught in English.

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

This exchange is available on a Full Year or Semester 1 basis.

20 full year/40 semester places.

These places will be shared between Engineering, Science and HaSS students.

New Zealand
University City State/Province Important information Number of places available in Feb 2020

University of Otago

Dunedin

South Island

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

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

8 semester places in Feb 2020

Australia
UniversityCityState/ProvinceImportant informationNumber of places available in Feb/March 2020

Curtin University

Perth

Western Australia

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb - May)

2 semester places in Feb 2020

Queensland University of Technology

Brisbane

Queensland

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb - May)

No places available in Feb 2020.

RMIT University

Melbourne

Victoria

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb - May)

4 semester places in Feb 2020

Swinburne University of Technology

Melbourne

Victoria

Limited to one semester of exchange (Feb - May)

6 semester places in Feb 2020

University of Technology Sydney

Sydney

New South Wales

Limited to one semester of exchange (March - June)

4 semester places March 2020

Deakin University

Melbourne

Victoria

Limited  to one semester of exchange (Feb - May)

2 semester places Feb 2020