Study abroad

University of West London students from other institutions to study with us for one or two semesters
University of West London students from other institutions study with us for one or two semesters

We welcome students from other institutions to study with us for one or two semesters.

It’s your opportunity to experience studying in another country while also obtaining credits which may potentially be used towards your degree at your home institution.

Please see the following links for more information about how to study abroad at the University of West London:


If you would like to be considered for Study Abroad, simply complete one of our application forms and email it to, along with copies of the required documents.

Here's a handy step by step guide on how to apply:

  1. Contact to indicate your interest in studying at UWL and your intended area of study
  2. Obtain permission from your home institution to study abroad
  3. Submit an Application for Study Abroad to UWL's International Office
  4. Once accepted, select modules of study
  5. Obtain approval from home institution for module selections
  6. Apply for short-term study visa if required
  7. Travel to the UK!


Application Deadline

To be considered for admission onto UWL's Study Abroad Programme, please be aware of the following application deadlines*: 

Semester Date
Spring 2018 October 31, 2017
Autumn 2018 April 30, 2018
2018/19 Academic Year April 30, 2018

*We will consider applications after the above deadlines, but can only guarantee a place if space is available. 


You can take three to four modules across the following schools in areas of your interest:

London School of Film, Media and Design

  • Advertising and PR
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Fashion and Textiles
  • Film
  • Graphic Design
  • Media and Communications
  • Photography
  • Radio, Multimedia, and Audio Productions
  • Visual Effects.

Claude Littner Business School

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Management
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management

School of Computing and Engineering

  • Computing
  • Information Technology Management
  • Mobile Computing
  • Applied Sound Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism

  • Airline and Airport Management
  • Culinary arts and professional cookery
  • Event Management
  • Hospitality
  • Travel and Tourism.

School of Law and Criminology

  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Law
  • Policing and Forensics.

London College of Music

  • Acting
  • Composition
  • Live Sound
  • Music Management
  • Music Technology
  • Musical Theatre
  • Performance
  • Theatre Production.

School of Human and Social Sciences

  • Clinical Hypnotherapy
  • Forensic Science
  • Nutritional Therapy
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Substance use and misuse studies.

Please regularly check this webpage for up to date information.


2017/2018 Study Abroad Fees

Study Abroad Tuition

       Autumn 2017

        Spring 2018

       2017/18 Year









The fee does not include accommodation. 


Single rooms with en-suite bathrooms and shared kitchens in UWL's award-winning Paragon building are available to study abroad students on a first come, first-served basis. Additional accommodation is available in the Student Village.

More information is available about these options on the accommodation page.

The cost of accommodation varies depending on room type, but most rooms are approximately £2,800 for the semester or £5,600 for the year.