Languages - Year Abroad

Languages - Year Abroad

Your Modern Languages and Cultures year abroad will probably be one of the most exciting and challenging experiences you will ever have. You will notice a dramatic improvement in your spoken language, giving you greater confidence and more mature insights into the life of your chosen country.

The year abroad

Studying abroad is a great way to improve your education and offers a unique opportunity to learn about yourself and the world around you. It is a chance to explore new places, to pursue new interests and gain new skills; it is a chance to live with people of different nationalities and cultural background, and to make new friendships which may last a life time.

It will also assist your future career; living and studying in a foreign country will help increase your confidence and demonstrate to potential employers your willingness to take on new challenges and learn new skills.

This experience will give you an opportunity to immerse yourself in another culture. You will have unforgettable experiences, memories and gain practical skills and new friends, all of which you will benefit from for years to come. This experience will also equip you with the confidence and skills to enable you to work anywhere in the world during your working life. A period of study abroad enhances your CV and also your employability.

One of our strengths is the level of support that we give to students studying abroad. Although you are heading abroad on your own journey of discovery, Hull and your tutors are on-hand to guide and advise if you need any help.

Modern Languages Ba German Isabel Jezierska UNI-3119

The year abroad was a fantastic experience. It completely opened my mind to a whole new culture.

Isobel Jezierska
BA (Hons), German Studies