The British Academy
and University Council of Modern Languages
(UCML) want to demonstrate the value of the year abroad to UK graduates and to potential funding bodies.
They have gathered over six hundred short reports from graduates on the importance that the year abroad has had for them, in terms of their skill set, their careers and their lives, to put together a position statement entitled "Valuing the Year Abroad", which launched on 27th March 2012 and is available to download here
ThirdYearAbroad.com has helped to collect and analyse the data
, and has made 100 of the best case studies available online below...