Opportunities and funding
Our Global Opportunity Bursary Scheme is available to partially fund a range of summer opportunities.
Please note, the list of opportunities below is being updated frequently as more opportunities become available.
South East Asia (Fully Funded option*)
- Opportunities at universities in Xiamen, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and South Korea.
- *Tuition fees and accommodation are paid for by the Global Opportunity Bursary Scheme. In addition, students receive a £300 contribution towards the cost of flights.
Brazil (Fully Funded option*)
- *Tuition fees and accommodation are paid by the Global Opportunity Bursary Scheme for students studying at Pontificia Universidade Catolica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In addition, students receive a £500 contribution towards the cost of flights.
Santander Funded Opportunities
- £1000 Santander Funded Bursaries are available to support students undertaking short-term study programmes at universities which are part of Santander's University Network.
- The opportunity for you to research your own placement at a university abroad. This is the ideal opportunity for you to source a study programme that fits with your academic interests. Bursaries of £500 are available to students studying within Europe, and £800 bursaries are available to students studying worldwide (outside of the EU).Students eligible for a Cardiff University Bursary will also receive an additional £200.
Government Sponsored Opportunities
- These opportunities are open to all UK undergraduate students. A £300 bursary will be available to assist with travel expenses for students meeting the GO eligibility criteria. In addition students are eligible for sponsorship or funding from external sources.