Study Abroad 2020/21 

Student Assessment form 

Thank you for submitting your request to continue with your Study Abroad exchange/placement in the academic year 2020/21. During this unprecedented period, as the global community responds to tackling the COVID-19 outbreak, our priorities have always been to support your wellbeing, support your studies and provide the most up to date advice.

This form has been produced to ensure that you consider in advance the risks that you may face when abroad and that you are aware of the steps that should be taken in advance and while undertaking the placement to help minimise risks. Please be sure that you have carefully considered the government advice available at the FCO pages and pre-travel information provided by the University.

Please note that you will not be able to undertake your exchange/placement until this form has been completed, you are able to answer all questions in the affirmative, and you have signed the form to confirm that you understand and fully accept the risks involved in undertaking your placement in your chosen destination. 


  • 1. Please consider the following:
    For each section, please confirm you have considered the risks, providing full details and your assessment of the situation.
  • 2. Further actions
  • If you need any further advice on issues raised in this assessment form please contact the relevant team at the University: Academic matters (your Exchange Tutor); Wellbeing (Wellbeing Tutor in your school, you can find the contact details at; and general enquiries about your exchange/placement – Study Abroad and Exchanges Team at
  • 3. Declaration
  • I understand and fully accept the risks involved in undertaking my exchange/placement in my chosen destination.