University Group Exchanges Partnering with Faculty to Integrate Exchanges into Academic Programs

University Group Exchanges Partnering with Faculty to Integrate Exchanges into Academic Programs

Venture-based Learning

 

An new opportunity has opened up for bespoke trips to be designed in partnership with universities. This can help trips be integrated into academic modules, students can get course-credits, and reduce costs.

Venture-based Learning

 

An new opportunity has opened up for bespoke trips to be designed in partnership with universities. This can help trips be integrated into academic modules, students can get course-credits, and reduce costs.

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Why an Exchange with United?

Experiential Learning

Because social entrepreneurship and global citizenship is best learned through practice

Effective Impact

Tasks are tailored to your skillset & of genuine significance to high-potential social ventures

Enduring Connections

Work continues remotely from your home. 10% of past participants have returned to Uganda.

Explore Uganda

On weekends go on safari, tour Kampala, raft the Nile… even bungee jump!

Equitable Friendships

Peer-to-peer collaborations create a more authentic and enjoyable intercultural experience.

Why an Exchange with United?

Experiential Learning

Because social entrepreneurship and global citizenship is best learned through practice

Effective Impact

Tasks are tailored to your skillset & of genuine significance to high-potential social ventures

Enduring Connections

Work continues remotely from your home. 10% of past participants have returned to Uganda.

Explore Uganda

On weekends go on safari, tour Kampala, raft the Nile… even bungee jump!

Equitable Friendships

Peer-to-peer collaborations create a more authentic and enjoyable intercultural experience.

Testimonials

  • “The experience was invaluable for my future career in global health research and reaffirmed my desire to work in East Africa.”

    Tonia
    PhD Candidate, Physiology, Oxford University
    2017 Participant
  • “The people I encountered were just incredible. I was not expecting to be in such a brilliant volunteer team, to be given such a platform to express my views or to encounter such a vibrant social experience.”

    Peter
    History, York University
    2018 Participant
  • “It was a really brilliant trip, especially meeting the different people and visiting different parts of Uganda”

    Susannah
    Theology, Oxford University
    2016 Participant
  • “I felt like my skills were actually useful so I was beneficial to the ventures”

    Josie
    Law, Birmingham University
    2018 Participant
  • “Meeting Makerere students and working with them was definitely the best part of my experience. I think that’s unique to United and was completely different from anything I’d been involved with before.”

    Yoojung
    English Literature, Oxford University
    2017 Participant
  • “I made some really wonderful friends who I am sure I will stay in contact with for years to come.”

    Esther
    Theology, Oxford University
    2016 Participant

Testimonials

  • “The experience was invaluable for my future career in global health research and reaffirmed my desire to work in East Africa.”

    Tonia
    PhD Candidate, Physiology, Oxford University
    2017 Participant
  • “The people I encountered were just incredible. I was not expecting to be in such a brilliant volunteer team, to be given such a platform to express my views or to encounter such a vibrant social experience.”

    Peter
    History, York University
    2018 Participant
  • “It was a really brilliant trip, especially meeting the different people and visiting different parts of Uganda”

    Susannah
    Theology, Oxford University
    2016 Participant
  • “I felt like my skills were actually useful so I was beneficial to the ventures”

    Josie
    Law, Birmingham University
    2018 Participant
  • “Meeting Makerere students and working with them was definitely the best part of my experience. I think that’s unique to United and was completely different from anything I’d been involved with before.”

    Yoojung
    English Literature, Oxford University
    2017 Participant
  • “I made some really wonderful friends who I am sure I will stay in contact with for years to come.”

    Esther
    Theology, Oxford University
    2016 Participant