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International Relations Office (IRO)

We cultivate purposeful international partnerships to enable the University of Bath to maximise global opportunities, reach and reputation.

Study Abroad

Experience studying and conducting research abroad through the University.

International Partnerships

Find out about our events and how to apply for our research funding schemes.

Bath Global Chairs

The world with streams of light between countries

The Global Chair scheme invites distinguished international visiting professors and builds high-profile partnerships in research and practice.

Virtual Exchange

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The concept of Virtual Exchange (VE) is an innovative student education programme which is currently being explored at Bath.

International sponsorship and scholarships

Information for international sponsors and sponsored students.


Keep up-to-date with our latest news and announcements.

Turing Stories Contest

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Have you benefitted from Turing Scheme funding during the academic year 2022/23? We want to hear from you!

International Relations Office Blog

Updates on the University's global engagement activities


Read the IRO newsletter to discover stories and updates from us.

IRO Newsletter

The quarterly IRO Newsletter provides the latest news from the University and updates on the University’s international activity.

Our Team

Find out more about what we do and how we can support you.

International Partnerships

The International Partnerships Team supports the University's global profile by developing academic partnerships, networks and alliances overseas.

Visit Us

If you are an international delegate and would like to visit to the University of Bath, please fill out our request form. Or if you are a member of University of Bath staff, please find the protocol for overseas delegations and partner visits below.

Overseas Visitors Protocol

The Visitors Protocol helps staff coordinate incoming overseas delegations to the University and ensures procedures for support and follow-up are in place.


Upcoming events supported by the International Relations Office

Magalhaes Network General Assembly 2023

20 Nov 2023 9.00am University of Bath, Bath

From 20 to 21 November 2023, the University of Bath will welcome members of the Magalhaes Network to the annual General Assembly.

About us

We support the University of Bath Strategy to build and enhance our worldwide partnerships and raise our global profile.

10 West University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

Contact us

Contact us if you have any queries.