Considering taking part in a work or study programme over the summer? We're here to help you find a global opportunity.
An international work experience will enhance your employability when you enter the job market, as well as giving you a fresh perspective of the world.
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The Big Essex Award can also help you identify and effectively sell the skills graduate employers are really looking for.
You can get up to 50 Units for your international experience abroad whether it's an internship, summer school or volunteering programme.
"I gained strong interpersonal skills confidence in public speaking and lesson planning techniques. I learned how to take an interest into a culture so different to mine and how to be independent and self-sufficient in tough circumstances."