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Argentine Universities Program

Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!

Housing
Host Family
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language of Instruction
  • Spanish
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

University of Limerick Partnership

Limerick, Ireland

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat
Minimum GPA
2.7
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

LSE is much more than just Economics! Situated right in the heart of central London, you'll tackle real world problems across the social sciences. Participate in international debate with peers who bring diverse perspectives from over 160 countries. You will find this academic year program is as rewarding as it is demanding.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.3
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

International Business in China

Shanghai, China

  • Fall
  • Spring

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language of Instruction
  • Chinese
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language of Instruction
  • English
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!
Housing
Host Family
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language of Instruction
  • Spanish
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Victoria University of Wellington Partnership

Wellington, New Zealand

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat
Minimum GPA
2.7
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Edinburgh Partnership

Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Leeds Partnership

Leeds, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

King’s College London Premedical Program

London, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Cardiff University Partnership

Cardiff, Wales

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

Get off the beaten track study abroad in Cardiff, the elegant and friendly capital city on the coast of Wales! With strong biosciences, chemistry and mathematics departments, Cardiff is the perfect place for pharmacy, health sciences or premedical majors to study abroad and get credit for classes like Human Neuroanatomy or Signalling in Endocrine Systems.

Finance Options

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

Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
  • Welsh
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Oxford Partnership

Oxford, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

Dive into your discipline with Oxford's tutorial system! You will be a Visiting Student at a specific college, and will focus your studies on your major and minor subjects. Most tutorials will be one-on-one or small group meetings between students and tutors, though some science subjects have lectures as well.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Global and Public Health

Manipal, India

  • Fall
  • Spring

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
  • Hindi
Language Prerequisite
None

Public Health Policy and Practice in China

Shanghai, China

  • Fall
  • Spring

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.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Housing
Apartment/Flat
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language of Instruction
  • Chinese
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

King’s College London Partnership

London, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.3
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Kent Partnership

Canterbury, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

At the University of Kent, a self-contained campus in historic Canterbury provides a quaint backdrop to a cultured, intellectual semester abroad. Live and learn with Kent's diverse student body as you interact in classes, student clubs and societies, and your residential college or flat.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Rothberg International School Partnership

Jerusalem, Israel

  • Fall
  • Spring

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Hebrew
Language Prerequisite
None

Macquarie University Partnership

Sydney, Australia

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Stirling Partnership

Stirling, Scotland

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

Picture yourself at Stirling, studying against a breathtaking backdrop of the Highland foothills. With a wide variety of module offerings, you will surely find what you are looking for as you begin your studies nestled within the "Gateway to the Highlands."

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

City, University of London Partnership

London, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Westminster Partnership

London, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
2.7
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Chilean Universities Program, Santiago

Santiago, Chile

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Host Family
Minimum GPA
2.75
Language of Instruction
  • Spanish
Language Prerequisite
4 semesters of university-level Spanish or equivalent
What does this mean?

Trinity College Dublin Partnership

Dublin, Ireland

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!

Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.3
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Queen Mary, University of London Partnership

London, England

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Ulster University Partnership

Belfast, Coleraine, Londonderry, Newtownabbey, Ireland

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

Griffith University Partnership

Gold Coast, Australia

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None

University of Otago Partnership

Dunedin, New Zealand

  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Year

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!
Housing
Apartment/Flat
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language of Instruction
  • English
Language Prerequisite
None