International Exchange Partners

UNH partners with select universities abroad to provide a unique educational opportunity to students of both campuses. Students from UNH enjoy the opportunity to study abroad while paying UNH tuition & maintaining their UNH financial aid. Their foreign counterparts provide the UNH community an opportunity to expand our global knowledge and enrich the UNH classroom environment with their diverse perspectives. 

Attend a Study Abroad Information Session, set up a profile in Via and favorite your chosen exchange program.

 Ongoing Exchange Partnerships:

 

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Brazil, Ribeirão Preto
University of São Paulo Ribeirão  >>

Semester or year

Focused studies in all aspects of music with immersion in Portuguese language and Brazilian culture. This exchange with University of São Paulo Ribeirão Preto grew out of collaborations between UNH’s and USP-RP’s Departments of Music, with lots of small group interaction with professors and Brazilian students, and participation in extra-curricular activities, including Filarmônica, Jazz Band, Grupuri (percussion group), and several choirs. 

"My semester in Brazil was certainly one of the greatest experiences during my time at UNH.  It had a profound impact on how I see the world as well as myself.  I grew as a musician both technically and mentally.  The chance to learn a new language through constant exposure was such a unique experience it developed my memory, non verbal communication skills, attention span, and listening skills in a way I never thought possible."
~ Ethan Brown, (UNH) Music Education '14


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China, Chengdu
Chengdu University 
>>

Fall semester or year

Accelerated Chinese language learning in one of China’s most liveable cities and home of the giant pandas! Chengdu University is UNH’s partner with the Confucius Institute, a Chinese non-profit educational institution housed in the College of Liberal Arts.

I was able to use and improve my Chinese every single day and meet amazing people from across the world. Chengdu is a laid back, culturally-rich city, perfectly balanced between modern and traditional. I can’t wait to go back!” 
~ Jessy Warren, (UNH) Linguistics '14


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China, Hong Kong
City University of Hong Kong  >>

Summer or semester

Hong Kong is a vibrant, international city in southeastern China, a major trade hub and financial center. CityU has extensive links with relevant industries and provides real-life opportunities for students to work with and learn from professionals in the workplace.

"Studying abroad at City University of Hong Kong was one of the most scariest, most challenging and at the same time the best experience of my life. Hong Kong gave me the chance to experience new things and learn about entirely new perspectives I never knew existed."

~Yvette Pujols, (UNH) Civil Engineering ' 18


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China, Shanghai
Shanghai International Studies University  >>

Spring semester or year 

Shanghai is the largest city in China and a major economic, financial, trade, and cultural metroplis. SISU is a prestigious institution that offers multinational and multicultural disciplines to train and prepare future global professionals for a wide range of international expertise. 


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England, Lancaster
Lancaster University  >>

Semester or year

Study abroad at one of the UK’s top universities and take courses from across the curriculum. Close to the world-renowned Lake District, Lancaster University is centrally located for travel to Scotland, Wales, Ireland and the metropolitan city of London.

“At Lancaster I gained a great deal of confidence in my abilities to adapt and succeed on my own. Furthermore, I obtained a tremendous amount of insight about the British culture and how to interact with all types of people. My time at Lancaster University was an experience I will treasure always.”
~ Elizabeth Castellano, Manhattanville College '00
 


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Japan, Saitama
Saitama University  >>

Spring semester or year

Accelerated Japanese language learning on Saitama University’s park-like campus, just outside Tokyo. With its moderate size (9,000 students), generous scholarship opportunities, dynamic student life and recreation facilities, Saitama is an ideal fit for UNH students interested in Japanese language and culture.

“I was nervous about taking classes in a foreign language.  I did not think my language skills were up to par.  The first few classes were challenging, but I jumped in and it's turning into an amazing experience!”
~ Cory McKenzie (UNH) History '15

YouTube icon Video of exchange student Tsuyoshi Kurata's introduction to Japan and Saitama University >>


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Japan, Tokyo
Waseda University  >>

Spring semester or year.

Known as one of Japan's "Ivy League" universities, Waseda University offers courses in political science, economics, education, engineering, and many more disciplines. Over 4,000 international students offers many opportunities for culltural exchange. It is located in the heart of Tokyo but its beautiful grounds gives it a campus feel.

WHY WASEDA?  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDPxTXJOTWU&feature=youtu.be


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The Netherlands, Utrecht
University College Utrecht  >>

Semester or year

Study in English at a prestigious honors college in the Netherlands. University College Utrecht offers UNH Honors students an engaging, residential environment with small classes, an international student body, and individual mentorship. 

"Studying at UCU was such an amazing experience because not only was I able to integrate into the community by getting involved on campus but I also met and befriended people from all over the world right at the college. Not to mention all the fun I had exploring the charming city of Utrecht!"  Jackie Klatt (UNH), Psychology '19


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The Netherlands, Utrecht
Utrecht University  >>

Spring semester or year

Study in English at  Utrecht University — one of the best ranked universities in the world.  Utrecht is a vibrant, historic city just 30 minutes south of Amsterdam. Courses are available in the liberal arts for the full academic year or spring semester. 

“My experience at UU was incredible. My classes were challenging and interesting. Utrecht is beautiful and I had endless opportunities to make amazing friends and experience new things. I was even able to join a Dutch soccer team!” 
~ Emma Brown, (UNH) Linguistics '14    

YouTube icon Video of Emma Brown's perspective as a UNH student abroad at Utrecht University >> 


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Scotland, Edinburgh (CEPS)
Heriot-Watt University  >>

Spring semester only

Study civil & environmental engineering in a world-renowned Scottish university in one of Europe's most beautiful and student-oriented cities. This exchange is offered in spring semester only at Heriot-Watt University, named Scottish University of the Year for the second year running by the London Sunday Times University Guide.

“My firm relies heavily on their engineers' ability to adapt to other countries’ construction methods, building codes as well as their professional culture. Studying abroad at Heriot-Watt has been invaluable to me both academically and professionally.”  
~ Mary Ferguson, (UNH) B.S. Civil & Environmental Engineering ’09, M.S. Stanford University ’11
 


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South Korea, Busan
Pusan National University  >>

Summer or semester.

Located on the sourtheastern-most tip of the Korean peninsula, Busan is South Korea's second largest city and surrounded by its largest industrial area. Pusan National University is a top ranked university and is well known for business, STEM fields and global studies, as well as its campus life and extra-curricular opportunities.


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Spain, Madrid
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid  >>

Semester or year.

Madrid is Spain's historic and artistic capital that is home to diverse cultural activities and sports centers. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid offers courses in engineering, business, finance, accounting, economics, and political science.


flag of Wales logol of Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales

Wales, Cardiff
Cardiff University 
>>

Semester or year.  (Spring has more courses available).

Study abroad at Cardiff University, recognized as one of the leading research and teaching universities in the United Kingdom and a member of the Russell Group – the UK’s 'Ivy League' of world-class universities. Visit the four castles of Cardiff and the wild Welsh coast.

"Cardiff, Wales was a great city to study in, not too big and not too small.  The locals as well as the students in Cardiff were very nice and I made friendships that'll last a lifetime.  There's a lot more to explore in Wales, such as the Brecon Beacons and Snowdonia, that many people know!  It's a beautiful country with so much culture!"

~Katelyn Wood (UNH) Communication '18


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For information on any of these programs, please contact international.exchange@unh.edu.