For students attending the Master's Programme in Nutrition Science (120 ECTS) Study abroad, Master's Programme in Nutrition Science (120 credits)
Studying in another country is a unique experience. To have the opportunity to experience another culture from the inside is an interesting, developmental and instructive process. During the programme there are several possibilities for studying abroad.
Studying abroad means not only academic development, but it also provides insights and experiences that you will profit from in your future life, both professionally and personally.
You will probably make lifelong friends and many other interesting contacts. To study abroad you need to be flexible and have a capacity for initiative.
Possibilities for exchange studies
Here are the different possibilities for exchange studies in connection to the Master’s Programme in Nutrition Science. More detailed information is given below.
You can apply for exchange studies during semester 3 or 4.
- You can search and apply for courses on your own (up to 30 ECTS) at another university and include those as elective courses in the programme. See also elective courses.
- You can take elective courses at Wageningen University and Research (WUR), The Netherlands, during the autumn semester.
- You can do a degree project at Deakin University, Australia, our partner university for the programme (exchange studies).
- You can do your degree project (30, 45 or 60 ECTS) elsewhere abroad, by finding a possible supervisor or project yourself. Depending on where the project is done, it may be possible to apply for a scholarship, for example Erasmus+ traineeship within Europe.
You can do an exchange with Deakin University in Australia, or Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands. Read more about how to go about and apply. Here you can also read the answers to some FAQ:s.
Here you will find information regarding the application for exchange studies.
Selection and nomination
Is it difficult to be nominated for exchange studies?
Study abroad - General information
If you are a programme student you have great opportunities to carry out part of your education abroad.
Traineeships Abroad & Scholarships
To find out more about the opportunities, regulations and how to go about in relation to doing your degree project abroad, please contact the International Coordinator or your Programme Director.