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21st Century City

Shanghai, China

Witness history in the making as Shanghai continues to develop at an unprecedented pace. With this cosmopolitan city as your classroom, you can explore issues of sustainable urbanization, economic reforms, or Chinese politics and foreign policy while living with Chinese roommates and studying Chinese language, too.

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

Area Studies in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Program available for Spring 2018 only. Did you ever think you could take classes in English alongside Argentine students? Immerse yourself in this charming city full of life and warmth while learning about Argentine culture! Whether you're studying Southern Cone economics, Latin American political systems, or the history of Latin American art, this "London of the South" will embrace you like a tango partner.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.75
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?

Living in the nation's capital, students at ANU raved about the clean air, the fantastic bike track along the river, and the political vibe of this city. The campus has a quieter, more studious feel than many, due to its large post graduate population. ANU also has a Research School of Physics & Engineering, which performs research at the cutting edge of a wide range of disciplines, and some of the best museums and galleries this country has to offer.

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

Challenge yourself academically this summer at one of the best universities in the world. Study alongside international students in tutorials led by Cambridge faculty. You'll have the chance to learn independently, pursue your interests, and deepen your knowledge of your discipline.

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

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!

Minimum GPA
3.0
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

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?

Situated between the mountains and the sea, Valparaíso's cobbled streets and Victorian houses provide a unique setting to examine the economic and psychological factors that create Latin American politics. The city is famous for its charm and picture-perfect views, not to mention the passionate and edgy art scene and politically active student body. An optional internship complements your studies.

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?

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

Combine the Lima metropolis bustling city life, worldly food fusion, endless cultural and night life with Iquitos, the capital of the Peruvian Amazon, the largest city in the world not reachable by road. Science and culture come together as you study and work with local organizations on environmentally focused community improvement projects.

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?

Contemporary India

Pune, India

Head to Pune to discover contemporary India! Explore the unique issues facing the world's largest democracy as a multi-cultural society and rising superpower. Courses span from social justice to development economics as well as an intensive field-based component. Plus, you will live in a homestay to become part of an Indian family's life and traditions.

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

Diversity and Coexistence

Jerusalem, Israel

Explore the intersections between identity, religion, nationalism and diversity in the city of coexistence Jerusalem. In the classroom, and through unique opportunities to engage with local communities, you will gain fresh insights on identity theory and politics of social movements in the Middle East, the United States, and around the world today.

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

Based at Griffith University's beautiful Gold Coast campus, this affordable program takes integration to the next level by balancing university classes and internship options with our signature Exploring Community & Culture course. You will have countless opportunities to develop intercultural agility through enhanced local engagement and a behind-the-scenes look at Australia that you could never learn in a classroom.

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

The University of Adelaide is located right in the heart of the city of Adelaide, which was recently called "Australia's best kept secret" thanks to its great weather, never-ending festivals, food and wine culture and affordability. The university is one of Australia's oldest, with "Harry Potter style" sandstone buildings with abundant STEM offerings.

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

Engage Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain

*This program is no longer accepting applications. We encourage you to apply for the Design Thinking, Business and Liberal Arts program in Barcelona.

While mountains overlook the sea, you soak up sunshine at a café, chatting with your local mentor and mapping the learning journey for your internship. You passively absorb different languages spoken by passersby as you discuss top political, social, economic, or cultural issues in Catalonia, Spain and Europe. Let the city be your classroom!

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

Engage London

London, England

Live and study in the heart of London with IFSA's exclusive Engage London program. Classes are small, interactive and academically challenging and use the city of London for practical field excursions. Build your resume with an internship in one of London's many businesses or non-profits.

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

Combine your passion for engineering with a journey into Irish culture! Deepen your skills in electrical or mechanical engineering, and immerse yourself in Irish language and culture. Hands-on learning opportunities abound - from a weeklong stay in an Irish village, tours of sites of engineering interest, to building trebuchets.

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

IFSA is pleased to offer this unique Global Seminar program to all U.S. universities in partnership with the University of California at San Diego. Non-UC San Diego students must apply through UC San Diego and are encouraged to contact Tonia Pizer by email or phone at 858-534-1123 with any questions regarding the program, its content or requirements.

Minimum GPA
2.0

Flinders University Partnership

Adelaide, Australia

Just 20 minutes to the beach or 45 minutes to downtown Adelaide, Flinders is where you're likely to have a koala living in the tree outside your bedroom! Colorful birds and native animals in one of the best wine regions in Australia create a beautiful backdrop for your studies. Take progressive and innovative classes with experts and leaders in the areas of science, mathematics and technology in the new Tonsley development, making industry connections to last a lifetime!

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

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

If you're ready to start exploring, this is the program for you! While making Rome your home, you'll feel empowered to take a seat at the table and find your voice among other influencers. Courses and internships are designed to prepare you for your future role in local and global networks.

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

Intensive Chinese Language

Shanghai, China

If you want to make rapid gains in Chinese language, this program is for you! Through 20 hours of instruction per week, a 24/7 language pledge, and your homestay with a Chinese family, your language skills will improve faster than ever before in this carefully designed immersive environment.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.5
Language Prerequisite
Two semesters of Chinese language study

Develop the tools to navigate Sri Lanka as a cultural insider and informed researcher. This fascinating island is your classroom as you learn the local language, live with host families and conduct an Independent Study Project on one of its deeply-rooted traditions or contemporary post-war challenges.

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

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

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

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

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
3.7
Language Prerequisite
None

Experience Mérida, one of the most charming cities in Latin America, through its language and culture! Whether on campus, with your host family, or out and about, you'll put Spanish skills to work through daily interactions with the local Yucatecan community.

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

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

Massey University Partnership

Auckland, Palmerston North, Wellington, New Zealand

Massey University has an 80-year tradition of academic and research excellence. When choosing to study with Massey you can select from one of their three campuses: the Innovative campus based on Auckland's North Shore, the Creative campus located in central Wellington or the Manawatu campus located in Palmerston North. Each campus and location offers a unique experience where students can really immerse themselves in the community.

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

When you study abroad at Maynooth University, you'll enter a charming campus that combines heritage and history with innovation and excellence. Explore the quaint college town, nestled in some of Ireland's most fertile countryside, famous for thoroughbred breeding and farming. Located 20 minutes outside Dublin, Maynooth is the perfect home base for you to explore all that Ireland has to offer.

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

Are you interested in health sciences? Would you like to learn Spanish to use in a healthcare setting? Clinical observations in urban and rural settings turn the Yucatán into a classroom as you study health care, politics, culture, community and medical Spanish. An excursion to Cuba explores health care systems in the region.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.0
Language Prerequisite
No Spanish required

Mendoza Universities Program

Mendoza, Argentina

From the heart of wine country at the foothills of the Andes, Mendoza is the perfect mixture between a broad academic offer, particularly strong in fine arts, and breathtaking landscapes. Focus on developmental theories of gender, childhood, or human rights. You'll fall in love with its endless outdoor activities and abundant cultural life.

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 Mérida, Yucatán, explore how Mexico balances 21st century realities with the enduring influence of the pre-Hispanic Mayan empire. Through the Mérida Universities Program, which includes multi-day excursions to Mexico City and San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, you will interact with complexities of the local culture and learn how the Mayan influence is thread differently throughout Mexico.

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

Monash is recognized for its innovation, industry connections, and social consciousness, change makers and forward thinkers will feel right at home at Monash University in Melbourne. Monash's academic excellence is undisputed, and their interactive classes and programs are cutting edge. The thriving and engaging campus life at Monash offers opportunities to connect with likeminded students and academics, while still being a short train journey away from all of the culture and activities of Melbourne city centre.

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

Murdoch University is a place where free-thinkers come to succeed. Located in Perth, the most isolated city in the world, Murdoch prides itself in doing things differently from other universities, and embraces the power of sharing ideas and finding new ways of thinking. State-of-the-art teaching facilities are available for a diverse and multicultural student population. Murdoch's campus is a great place for studying, making friends, and engaging in Australian life.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.6
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

Dive into a summer program in Irish Studies or Business, where you can either learn about Ireland's rich history or Ireland’s economic policy and international cross-cultural management in this coastal town. Also known as the cultural heart of the country, Galway is the perfect place to immerse yourself in Irish language and literature. Make the most of your summer experience by studying in Ireland's "most Irish" city!

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

IFSA is pleased to offer this unique Global Seminar program to all U.S. universities in partnership with the University of California at San Diego. Non-UC San Diego students must apply through UC San Diego and are encouraged to contact Tonia Pizer by email or phone at 858-534-1123 with any questions regarding the program, its content or requirements.

Minimum GPA
2.0

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?

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!
Minimum GPA
2.5
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

With a combination of both Irish and British identities, "Ireland's Oxbridge," aka the Queen's University of Belfast, offers you a glimpse into Northern Ireland's role in the United Kingdom. Challenge yourself academically, explore the city of Belfast's rich political history, and immerse yourself in this one of a kind culture.

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

Rehearsing Change

Quito, Ecuador

Do you believe in the power of education to change the world? Do you long for life in true community? With Rehearsing Change, you will become part of something bigger: living, studying, and working with local counterparts on a daily basis to create projects that have a real-life impact.

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

Reimagining Europe in Prague

Prague, Czech Republic

Examine a Europe in transition to understand the future of business, computer science, technology, media, and Fine arts in Europe and in the world. Diversify your resume with an internship in a local or international company or NGO. Maximize your experience by connecting with IFSA's local network of academics, entrepreneurs, legal experts, Czech- and foreign-owned businesses, hacker spaces, and foreign-owned businesses.

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

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

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

Arabic language study is more important now than ever. Jumpstart your language learning at SOAS, and round out your studies with classes in government, politics and culture of the Middle East. Take your learning outside the classroom by exploring London's diverse Middle Eastern and Arabic-speaking community.

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

Dedicated faculty and outstanding curriculum that gives you the skills, knowledge and values necessary to excel as teachers. Choose classes from four degree programs: elementary, secondary, early childhood, and health and leisure education. Build your skills by specializing in assessment, curriculum studies or special education.

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

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

Spend six weeks immersed in Arabic language study as you interact with and learn from Israel's many Arab communities.

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

Jerusalem is your living classroom for the summer as you explore its political, sexual, ethnic and religious diversity. Delve into a four-week exploration of identity, immigration and multiculturalism in Jerusalem as you interact with and learn more about Israel's many ethnic and religious communities.

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

Summer in Prague

Prague, Czech Republic

Looking for specific classes? Explore CHART, our exclusive class database — for the Summer in Prague institution, you’ll find classes recently taken by other IFSA students.

DIY your summer abroad with IFSA in Prague! Choose from courses in business, technology, and film studies to join an engaged academic community of international peers in Summer Session I. Stay on for Session II and diversify your resume with IFSA's unique Professional Development Project research opportunity.

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

Summer in Pune

Pune, India

This seven-week program offers research and internship opportunities in development organizations spanning global health, microfinance, environmental studies, and gender studies. Whether surveying micro-finance entrepreneurs or evaluating local HIV awareness campaigns, you will spend your summer interacting with and learning from the citizens of Pune.

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

Summer in Rome

Rome, Italy

Spend your summer in the Mediterranean sun! You'll quickly make this historic Italian capital your own as you explore markets and museums and get to know with today's influencers in various circles. Courses are designed to prepare you for your future role in local and global networks.

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

Summer in Shanghai

Shanghai, China

Spend your summer in China's biggest city and financial center! Whether you focus on your language skills, fulfill degree requirements, or complete a full-time internship—Shanghai is the ideal destination to pursue your goals and deepen your understanding of China's rise on the world stage.

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

Take hold of your future with a business-focused internship in one of the world's fastest-growing business metropolises. Bask in the best of both worlds as you get a first-hand look at the thriving global business scene, gain academic credit, and experience Ireland's culture all in one summer. From marketing to finance, UCD's Summer Internship Program is the ideal summer opportunity for you.

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

Experience how the influx of religious pilgrims to the sacred Ganges River has given rise to unique urban and environmental issues over the centuries. Through studying Hindi or Urdu language, living with a host family, and learning an Indian art form or artisan trade, you will be fully immersed in Varanasi's daily life!

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

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

Make history with us as we experience changes daily. Study at one of the most prestigious universities in Latin America, and spend a long weekend living in an intentional community hours from Havana. Learn, explore, dance, play ball, and make friends while you are part of something few Americans will ever experience.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
5 semesters of university level or equivalent
What does this mean?

Universidad Nacional Partnership

Heredia, Costa Rica

Nestled between mountains, Heredia offers a unique Latin American experience. You'll find great academic opportunities at top-ranked Universidad Nacional, all within the reach of ecological sites, national parks, beautiful beaches, and nearby hiking trails. So, sit back and enjoy a fresh cup of Costa Rican coffee as you embrace the Pura Vida.

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 or equivalent
What does this mean?

Known for their rebellious nature and thick Irish accents, Cork people are passionate about their home. UCC boasts an ethos of independent thinking that reflects Cork's local culture. Engage in lively debates in the classroom, take part in Cork's eclectic music scene, and do your weekly shop at the English Market.

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

Spend your summer learning about Irish culture, history and society! The UCC summer program revolves around a theme related to Irish history and literature. Spend your mornings in lectures, afternoons in lively discussion, and take a series of relevant field trips. In your free time, explore Cork's many restaurants and cafes, or take part in Cork's eclectic music scene.

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

There is something for everyone at UCD - Ireland's largest and most international campus. Spring into the humanities, sharpen your global business knowledge, conduct scientific research in cutting-edge facilities, and dig into pre-professional programs. Immerse yourself in a new culture as you traverse an exciting new academic setting!

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.8
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.

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

University of Adelaide

Adelaide, Australia

The University of Adelaide is located right in the heart of the city of Adelaide, which was recently called "Australia's best kept secret" thanks to its great weather, never-ending festivals, food and wine culture and affordability. The university is one of Australia's oldest, with "Harry Potter style" sandstone buildings with abundant STEM offerings.

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

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

University of Canterbury Partnership

Christchurch, New Zealand

Established in 1873 by scholars of Oxford and Cambridge, the University of Canterbury is ranked amongst the top 3% of universities in the world. If you are interested in hiking, snow sports, rock-climbing or pretty much anything outdoors, prepare for Canterbury to steal your heart and fill up your Instagram feed.

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

Immerse yourself in a British university campus! Wake up in your residential college, walk to your creative writing class across beautiful green spaces, study in the 24-hour library, work out in the Sports Park or cycle into town, and end the day at a student union concert.

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

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

Dive into your academics at one of Scotland's ancient and most research-intensive institutions. There are countless ways to immerse yourself into Scottish culture at this large campus in an exciting city, whether by taking a service learning course in Public Policy, studying Functional Anatomy or even Bagpiping.

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

University of Kent Partnership

Canterbury, England

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!
Minimum GPA
3.0
Language Prerequisite
None

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

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

Study at Australia's #1 university in the heart of the world's most livable city. Arts and culture imbues Melbourne's many laneways, markets, arcades and neighborhoods. Melbournians love coffee and food and love to be out and about. This is one of Australia's leading higher education institutions, with top ten world rankings in education, law, linguistics, psychology, accounting and finance, and medicine.

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

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

University of Otago Summer

Dunedin, New Zealand

Spend this summer at the second southernmost university in the world. Study landscape development and environmental change in South Island, New Zealand

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

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!
Minimum GPA
3.7
Language Prerequisite
None

Centrally located Hertford College is one of Oxford's oldest colleges, but it has not let its history hold it back from embracing the modern. One of the first colleges to go co-educational in 1974, Hertford continues to welcome a diverse student body.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
3.75
Language Prerequisite
None

Lady Margaret Hall was founded in 1878 as the first women's college in Oxford. Its pioneering role continues to this day. Now co-educational, the college's tranquil setting amidst beautiful grounds provides a haven for academic exploration.

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

Quirky Mansfield College was founded in 1886, as a college for nonconformist students. The inclusive tradition has continued, as Mansfield enrolls the highest number of state high school graduates. If you're looking for a tight-knit and friendly place to study, this is the place for you!

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

Whether you're drawn to the sciences or the liberal arts, St. Anne's College provides a breadth of options for its students. One of the largest colleges in Oxford, St Anne's prides itself on its progressive reputation and ability to embrace the new!

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

St. Catherine's motto, Nov et Vetera, meaning the new and the old, sums up the college's attitude. Founded in 1962, it is the newest college, but it more than holds its own academically with its older siblings. St. Catherine's was designed by the famous Danish architect Arne Jacobsen and its modern architecture reflects the college's contemporary outlook.

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

St. Edmund Hall claims to be the oldest educational establishment in Oxford - it was founded in 1236! You'll find that Teddy Hall, as it is affectionately known, has always had a history of independent thought. Join in that history as you present and defend your ideas with your tutor.

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

This program offers you access to over 120 of UQ's student clubs and societies and amazing athletic facilities, all less than three miles from the center of dynamic Brisbane, Australia's third largest city. UQ is a comprehensive research institution with over 40 specialist teaching and research centers, including Australia's largest university marine research station on the Great Barrier Reef.

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Minimum GPA
2.9
Language Prerequisite
None

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

Spend your summer in scenic Stirling, surrounded by the majestic Highland foothills. Spend 4 or 8 weeks taking classes, or replace one class with an internship in a local business or organization. Explore the beauty of Scotland while making strides in your academic progress, and professional career.

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

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!
Minimum GPA
2.8
Language Prerequisite
None

Pick and choose or hone in on your favorite subject at the University of Sussex. This university offers an impressive range of courses across many subjects. Find your favorite reading spot on this contained campus or stroll by the sea at the famous Brighton Pier.

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

Pick and choose or hone in on your favorite subject at the University of Sussex. This university offers an impressive range of courses across many subjects. Find your favorite reading spot on this contained campus or stroll by the sea at the famous Brighton Pier.

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

Australia's first university is located in one of the most exciting areas of Sydney, with the quirky, offbeat suburbs of Newtown and Glebe stretched around it. An enormous, urban campus, University of Sydney is modelled after Oxford and Cambridge in England, and it is perfect for students that love coffee, live music and the arts, bookshops, and libraries. The business school is the only one in Australia to have AACSB accreditation for both Accounting and Finance. With more than 100 teaching departments organized into 16 faculties you are sure to find the courses you need!

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

This young, tech-infused, design-savvy institution, located in the hub of Sydney's start up community, is a comprehensive university with a great reputation for excellence in STEM subjects and Communications. Here you will enjoy a truly international experience in a hands-on, career-focused atmosphere.

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

UWA will suit independent and curious students who want to stay off the beaten track and explore life in the stunning, yet isolated city in the world, Perth. The city offers a relaxed, and funky lifestyle with the beach just minutes away from the city center. UWA is the oldest and most prestigious university in Western Australia. UWA is a research-intensive university, meaning that students can take part in research projects in various roles.

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

Spend your summer studying Liberal Arts and Law, Media, Arts and Design, or International Business at the University of Westminster! If you're interested in media, arts and design, look forward to hands-on workshops at the Harrow Campus, in a suburb of central London.

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

University of Wollongong Partnership

Wollongong, Australia

Wollongong, where the mountains meet the sea. One of the closest campuses to the beach, UW offers some of the best opportunities meet Australians, as most students at other campuses tend to commute. An hour and a half train ride from downtown Sydney, Wollongong is a large, yet affordable city.

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

York is consistently ranked as one of Britain's top 10 universities, and is a member of the elite Russell Group, similar to the Ivy League. Whether you aim to expand your horizon through rigorous classes, or to push past your comfort zone, you'll be part of a diverse and supportive environment, located in a beautiful, historic and unique European city.

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

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