University of Macau (UM) is the only public research university in Macau, and is ranked 42nd in Asia by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The University is home to over 10,000 students from over 50 countries and regions, and the medium of instruction is English.
Carleton University offers more than 65 undergraduate and graduate programs across a wide range of disciplines and has 30,000 students and has produced more than 140,000 alumni.
Programmes of study
Our cooperation with University of Macau facilitates Psychology students to spend a year studying overseas, following completion of the second year of studies at DMU. An overview of modules offered can be found here. Information about the University of Macau academic calendar can be found here.
Exchange students will be required to follow a full programme of study for the academic year based at University OF Macau.
Learn more about campus activities and events
At UM, there are hundreds of ways to get involved and make the most out of your university experience. UM offers a variety of extra-curricular activities and sports facilities for you to use whilst studying there. In addition, there are a range of activities specifically on offer for exchange students including: dinners and food festivals; cultural visits and day trips; and a range of cultural celebrations on campus.
Travel & accommodation
Visas & insurance
Living costs in Macau tend to be lower than those in the UK. We recommend that you do further independent research to gain a better understanding of the cost of your year abroad. To help you, we have a created a simple cost comparison between the UK and Macau: