The following information is for students who wish to undertake a period of traineeship at the University of Bolton as an exchange student under Erasmus+.


Application Deadline

Flexible, but organised well in advance to facilitate arrangements being made.


Application Process

Before applying you should contact the international office/Erasmus+ office at your home university to make sure that you can be nominated for the exchange programme.  Then follow the 7 steps below.


What to do


Submit the following documents to

a) letter of application, including your motivation for undertaking an Erasmus+ training mobility

b) transcript of records of your studies

c) Curriculum Vitae (CV)

d) approval of funding from your home institution


You will be notified of the decision of the relevant School by email. Please note that this may take several weeks from the date of application


If successful, complete the learning agreement (available from your home institution) in collaboration with the supervising staff at the University of Bolton


Send the Traineeship Learning Agreement (and application form if taking ECTS credits) to us at                                       


After the Traineeship Learning Agreement has been signed, you can arrange your accommodation.  Details about how to apply for a room in halls are available here:


More information about studying and living in Bolton can be found here