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Welcome to My Placement

This site is for students who are on a degree that incorporates a compulsory period of study abroad or industrial/professional experience  internationally.

It also contains information and application details for students who would like to investigate study abroad as an optional part of their degree.

Please see the sections to the left hand side for opportunities by School or click on International Exchange for information about university wide study abroad.


The University of Manchester will use data collected for the purposes of administering your application for a placement, and subsequently managing your placement . The data will only be available to those members of staff who need to see it for these purposes. The University’s placement administration is run in collaboration with Terra Dotta LLC and their subsidiaries, which are based in the USA and India.  Terra Dotta LLC and their subsidiaries are acting as Data Processors on behalf of the University and will therefore have access to your data. No other third party will have access to your data. Your data will be kept in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. 

For further information as to how your data is used, how The University maintains the security of your information and your rights to access information we hold on you please contact: