Study abroad opportunities

University-wide exchanges

Some of your most life-changing experiences at university can take place in another country. Dalhousie Student Exchange Services (DSES) provides students with information about programs and plenty of inspiration to encourage students to study abroad.

All Dalhousie University students can take advantage of the following exchanges and study abroad opportunities:

  • Exchange opportunities: Dalhousie has university exchange partners around the world. We can also help to arrange an exchange with a university not on our list.
  • Study abroad programs: Spend a year at Oxford University, the Bader International Study Centre at Herstmonceux Castle, the Universities of Edinburgh or St. Andrew’s in Scotland, or the University of Dublin, Trinity College, in Ireland.

English program exchanges

The Dalhousie English department offers an exchange program with the University of Newcastle in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in Northen England. 

The School of English at Newcastle covers literature of all periods: British, American and Post-Colonial, with a special strength in children's literature, linguistics, film and creative writing. Faculty teach their own research specialties, lecture and lead seminar groups.