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When you study abroad at King's College London, you'll have numerous opportunities to connect - with your peers, your professors, and your ideas. Immerse yourself in your chosen discipline and make connections across different cultures, subjects, and geographies.

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Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language Prerequisite
None

Live and learn in London at the University of Westminster. With several campuses integrated into the fabric of the vibrant city, it is a truly bustling experience. There are options in everything from art to business so you can find the right mix for your academic goals, plus you can add on an internship for a hands-on resume building.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.7
Language Prerequisite
None

Examine how public health policy is shaped by today's social, economic, and political currents and ultimately put into practice in the world's most populous country. Gain hands-on experience in globally relevant health topics by pursuing a directed research project or an internship with a local or international organization.

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Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

If you believe in taking an informed and innovative approach to problem solving, you'll find your home at UCL. You can tackle global issues from multiple perspectives in your classes, whether that's by creating art, studying citizenship, or preparing for a career in global health.

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Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.3
Language Prerequisite
None

Career Accelerator

London, England

OPENING FALL 2020!

Jump start your career by honing your elevator pitch, developing an international network, and learning more about your chosen industry. The Career Accelerator program challenges you to complete a Professional Development Project of your choosing focused around a meaningful deliverable such as a whitepaper or business plan.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5

Whether you're drawn to Edinburgh to study literature where J.K. Rowling wrote or to pursue philosophy at the university where David Hume studied, you are sure to find inspiration in the hallowed halls of the university and the cobbled streets of the city.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Griffith University Partnership

Gold Coast, Australia

Spend a semester in the Sunshine State. Live and study by the beach at the Gold Coast campus in Surfer's Paradise. Or, if art is your thing, study at Queensland College of Art on the banks of the Brisbane River.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Find yourself in Barcelona! This charming Catalan city will inspire and empower you to live your best life. Whether your passion for design, business or politics, the city of Barcelona holds important lessons to be learned for those curious enough to explore.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.75
Language Prerequisite
None

Resting on the River Shannon, the University of Limerick is renowned for innovative teaching, a prestigious music and dance school and top-notch sporting. Known as 'Ireland's Sports Campus,' when you study abroad at UL you can work out at the Sport Arena, watch a soccer match on the outdoor pitch, go kayaking on the shore of Lough Derg, or try to catch a glimpse of the Munster Rugby team while they train on campus!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.7
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Auckland Partnership

Auckland, New Zealand

Located in the geographical and economical heart of New Zealand's largest city, the University of Auckland is surrounded by beautiful parks, galleries, museums, shopping areas and more bars and cafes than you can count. This prestigious university is ranked within the top 100 universities in the world offering a diverse catalogue of courses in a wide range of subjects.

Finance Options

Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!

Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

Peru is a melting pot of people, world-recognized cuisine, music and dance from Africa, Asia and Europe, combined with local indigenous populations. Want to get involved in social, economic and political issues through community service and research? Our community-based learning component gives you firsthand experience by working with NGOs.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Have the quintessential Scottish university experience studying on the coast. Take Organic Chemistry to stay on track with your Premedical requirements, or study Scottish history or politics to understand the at times contentious role of Scotland in Great Britain and the United Kingdom. Brave the "May Dip" into the North Sea, followed by a glamorous ball and make memories to last a lifetime at St. Andrews.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.2
Language Prerequisite
None

If you want Sydney with a more relaxed vibe, coupled with award winning excellence in engaging international students with critical global issues and skills needed for a global workforce, try Macquarie. You'll still be in easy reach of downtown Sydney, with hundreds of shops, places to eat, a cinema, and even an ice skating rink (unusual for Australia) a 15 minute walk from housing.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Global and Public Health

Manipal, India

Five miles from the Arabian Sea lies the college town of Manipal, an ideal location from which to study India's public health challenges and rich cultural heritage. Build a strong foundation in the health sciences alongside Indian peers, and visit local clinics at the forefront of health promotion, disease prevention, and even Ayurvedic medicine.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Looking for specific classes? Explore CHART, our exclusive class database — if the International Business in China Program is pre-approved at your institution, you’ll find classes recently taken by other IFSA students.

Shanghai offers you the unparalleled opportunity to study international business and economic development in Asia's financial center. Outside the classroom you get a first-hand encounter with China's rapidly changing business environment through corporate visits and internships with Chinese and multi-national companies.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Mix and match classes from among Latin America's top universities for business, history, sociology (and more) during the day, while taking in a vibrant, modern art scene by night. Want to be part of the café culture while working on research? You'll find yourself at home in Santiago!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.75
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

In addition to IFSA's signature Diversity and Coexistence offering in Jerusalem, students may choose to enroll in the full range of courses taught in English through the Rothberg International School.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Just a stone's throw from the stunning Coogee Beach and the historically beautiful Coogee to Bondi walk, this modern university has an outstanding academic reputation and fantastic facilities. Most students live in residential colleges with vibrant social and inter sports programs, and only 20 minutes by bus to Downtown Sydney.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

Studying at Queen Mary opens the door for you to explore a corner of London's complex history, its bustling present, and its bright future. Whether you're studying English or Economics, the high caliber of academics will ensure an enriching learning experience.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Spend a semester or year in London, home to one of the most ethnically diverse populations in the world. SOAS specializes in the study of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, and your semester abroad will be academically challenging as well as culturally enriching.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Nestled in the heart of New Zealand's hilly capital city is a vibrant campus with an award-winning International leadership program. Here not only will you be encouraged academically but you will find yourself living in a diverse, artsy, cosmopolitan city home to more cafés and bars per capita than even New York City.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.7
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Otago Partnership

Dunedin, New Zealand

Dunedin is a classic university town known as the "Edinburgh of the South". The University of Otago is New Zealand's oldest university, a top-ranked research institution and the second southernmost university in the world. Quality academics, shared houses with Kiwi hosts, and amazing outdoor excursions are all yours at Otago.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

Argentine Universities Program

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires offers the best of big-city living with fascinating social and economic dynamics. Mix and match classes between the largest, most prestigious university in Argentina and smaller universities offering intimate experiences. Enjoy world-class theater, music, film, sports, and museums, or simply people-watch while sipping coffee at a sidewalk café.

Finance Options

Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!

Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

The city of Leeds bustles with energy and the university's location in the city center means you'll feel it too! Whether your passion drives you to start a business, explore the culinary world, or learn code, the University of Leeds has classes that will help you meet your goals.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Urban Research Lab

London, England

OPENING FALL 2020!

Do your own research abroad! With a curriculum designed to support your research, our Urban Multicultures core course and electives in social psychology, media, economics, politics and finance help ground your research in the local context. If you are considering graduate school or just want to explore a passion in depth, this is the perfect program for you.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5

Study at one of Cambridge's oldest colleges, in the nexus of historic methods and cutting-edge research. You will have unparalleled access to experts in your discipline in the halls of Pembroke College.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language Prerequisite
None

Ulster University Partnership

Belfast, Coleraine, Londonderry, Newtownabbey, Ireland

At Ulster, you will learn of a country that used peaceful reconciliation to overcome conflicting visions of national identity. Whether you're pursuing a concentration in Peace & Conflict Studies, Irish Studies, or Irish Cultural Studies; or simply taking classes in your major, the atmosphere will inspire you.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Dig deeper into ecology, photography, or marine biology while surrounded by the spectacular rainforests of the Wet Tropics, the dry savannahs and the iconic Great Barrier Reef. IFSA will help you thrive while at this unique and diverse top-ranked tropical research institution. And just imagine what you'll do on your weekends!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
None

Calling all entrepreneurs! Whether you're a start-up wunderkind or want to use your business-savvy in an existing enterprise, City is the perfect place to hone your skills. You'll thrive in a responsive, flexible environment that has close ties to business and the professional world.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

Soak up the bohemian atmosphere of Galway as you study in the coastal town known as the cultural heart of the country. From classes in Irish language, history and culture to science and engineering, NUI-Galway has something for you. In Ireland's "most Irish" city, you will surely feel welcome.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

When you study abroad at King's College London, you'll have numerous opportunities to connect - with your peers, your professors, and your ideas. Immerse yourself in your chosen discipline and make connections across different cultures, subjects, and geographies.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.3
Language Prerequisite
None

Trinity College Dublin encapsulates all that is best about Ireland today. You can spend an afternoon exploring the Old Library, which houses the famous Book of Kells, or attend a DIY periscope workshop the Science Gallery, Dublin. Between challenging academics, active clubs and societies, the vibrant life of the city, and the accessibility of Europe, studying at TCD ensures that you'll have a once-in-a-lifetime semester abroad!

Finance Options

Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!

Minimum GPA
3.3
Language Prerequisite
None

Spend your summer studying the rich culture, history and literature of Argentina, living in the distinct urban sophistication of Buenos Aires. Museums, opera and cinemas mix comfortably with the sounds of soccer, Zumba, and Tai Chi in the city's welcoming plazas and parks, waiting for you to dive right in.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.0
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Summer in Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain

Spend your summer in Barcelona! This charming Catalan city will inspire and empower you to live your best life. Whether your passion is for design, business or politics,the city of Barcelona holds important lessons to be learned for those curious enough to explore.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.0
Language Prerequisite
None