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    International Exchange Programmes

    When we collaborate across countries and oceans, taking on the world's biggest challenges becomes easier. That's why we have exchange programmes with institutions all over the world.

    If you are a Harper Adams student, we'll let you know about study opportunities abroad in your first year. We have exchange programmes with institutions in the US, Brazil, Japan and the EU. You'll need to achieve at least a 60% pass rate in the first year, and can study abroad for six months during your placement year.

    If you're looking to study abroad at Harper Adams, ask your institution if they have a exchange programme set up with us.

    "I would definitely recommend Harper Adams to other students looking to study abroad, as I think its experiential learning opportunities compliment nicely what many other institutions seek to teach in the classroom setting."

    Erik Anders Jorgensen, Cornell University (pictured above)

    For International students

    If the institution you're studying at has an exchange agreement with Harper Adams University you may be to study with us – please discuss with the International Exchange Coordinator of your University. Your institution should let you know if they will nominate you, and we will then send on admissions details.

    Marks for modules are graded from 0-100%. The minimum mark required to pass a module is an aggregate average mark of 40%. We typically expect more than half of the students to achieve a mark of 60% or more.

    Your module choices will become a part of your Learning Agreement, agreed by both Harper Adams and your home university, which allows you to study abroad.

    English Language requirements

    If you're planning on studying with us as an international student with the Erasmus+ programme, there are some minimum English language requirements you'll be required to meet. To find out more about these and the support we offer, take a look at the  English Language requirements and support page.

    For Harper Adams students and staff

    If you're a Harper Adams student, studying abroad is a great opportunity to gain an international perspective on the challenges we're facing. It'll impress future employers and improve your confidence and language skills, too.

    We let all eligible students and staff know about exchange opportunities every year. At this point we'll explain how you can apply and the costs involved.

    The modules you study abroad will be recognised towards your degree. You'll need to complete the equivalent of 60 credits of study, at a level approved by your Course Manager. You may also be able to have the additional prefix of International added to your degree title.

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