University of Bath School of Management University of Bath School of Management

International Exchange programme

International Exchanges

The Bath experience

We are one of the UK’s leading business schools. We rank highly worldwide for student satisfaction, teaching and research. Read more about our rankings.

Our graduates enjoy excellent employment prospects. We have close links with businesses worldwide, giving our students valuable insights into the working world.

Coming to Bath on exchange will provide you with an invaluable experience that will:

The University of Bath is home to modern study and leisure facilities. The campus includes:

The city of Bath

Bath is a beautiful city with a rich history, surrounded by rolling green hills. Students enjoy a vibrant life on campus and in the city. It is England’s only city to have World Heritage status. It might be small, but there’s plenty to see and do.


Bath has some of the lowest crime rates in the country, making it one of the safest cities in England and Wales. We work hard to make our campus a safe place for students.


The city has great transport links. Bristol International Airport, serving over 100 destinations, is easy to reach and less than 20 miles away. Bath Spa train station provides direct routes to London (90 minutes) and Bristol (15 minutes). Bath also gives you easy access to explore the rest of the South West of England.

Find out more about living in Bath.

Courses you can study

When you apply for our exchange programme, you will need to tell us what courses you want to study. View a complete list of 2019-20 courses pdf icon.

Each course is worth six ECTS credits. You can study four or five courses each semester.

We also offer British Studies courses for our exchange, visiting, and Erasmus+ students.

Erasmus+ students

Information for Erasmus+ students could change depending on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations. Read the University's latest Brexit advice for EU students.

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How to apply

To take part in the exchange programme, you must be nominated by your university. Your university must be one of our international exchange partners. After we receive your nomination, we will invite you to apply.

If English is not your first language, you must have the following grade from either of these English language tests:

Find out more and apply.


There are several accommodation options for exchange students. The University offers two halls of residence in the city centre, Pulteney Court and Thornbank Gardens.

The Student Accommodation Team can give you advice about private renting. Frequent bus services link the campus, city and major student residential areas.

Find out more about student accommodation.

Once you’re here

We want all our students to feel at home. At the start of each semester, we organise a variety of orientation sessions and activities for exchange students. We also run lots of events throughout the semester.

Contact us