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Edge Hill University

Term To Study: Fall 2020
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2020
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Exchange
Link 1: Edge Hill University Website
Program Locations: Ormskirk
Contact Phone: 864-938-3777
Contact Name: Office Of International Programs
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Program Description

Edge Hill, a public university of 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students, has been shortlisted three times for University of the Year by the Times Higher Education Awards. Edge Hill University is located in the heart of the North West, close to Liverpool and Manchester and accessible from the national road and rail network. The award-winning Campus is an outstanding study environment combining green spaces with well-equipped modern buildings.

Ormskirk and Lancashire
Based close to the historic town of Ormskirk with Liverpool to the east, Manchester to the west, the Lake District to the north and Cheshire to the south, as well its close proximity to the Sefton coastline, there is no better place to start exploring what this exciting and diverse region has to offer. Easy to reach from all parts of the UK and beyond, the University is served by the M6 and M58 motorways, the West Coast Main Line between London and Glasgow and supplemented by extensive regional rail and bus links. We are also just a short drive from both Liverpool John Lennon and Manchester airports. With cosmopolitan cities, historic architecture and cultural attractions combined with unspoiled landscapes and natural countryside, Lancashire is sure to exceed your expectations.

Program in Brief
Most courses for undergraduates in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences are open to exchange students. Students can choose from a variety of courses in the fields of Law and Criminology, Media, Geography and Science, Psychology, Sports, and Performance Arts. Students can also gain valuable field experience, taking study abroad courses and exploring the British education system first-and by spending one day per week observing classes in a local school. Applicants must have completed two courses in education, psychology or a related field to participate in the field experience program.

Visiting students will have a 3-day orientation to the university. There is a mandatory set of pre-departure orientations at PC for all students planning to participate in the program.

Housing and Meals
Students at Edge Hill are guaranteed on-campus accommodation in single rooms, as well as a meal package that provides up to 12 meals per week.

Program Start Dates: September 20 (fall semester), January 10 (spring semester)
Program End Dates: December 23 (fall semester), May 5 (spring semester)

**These dates are subject to change but generally fall around the same time each year.

Quick Facts

Population: 63047162
Capital: London
Per-capita GDP: $ 36600
Size: 243610 km2
Time Zone: (GMT) Dublin

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Presbyterian College Office of International Programs