Mahidol University was first established as a medical school in the late 1800s. One medical school has grown into four, as well as renowned faculties in music, business, sciences, and the liberal arts. World Endeavors students at Mahidol University take classes through the university’s International College. This college offers full degree programs in a wide range of subjects, all taught in English, making it easy for study-abroad students to fulfill degree requirements from their home universities. Students at the International College come from Thailand and from more than 40 other countries around the world. The campus of Mahidol University houses a variety of cultural centers, and many social activities are held on campus throughout the year, including dances, concerts, plays, and movies. There are also many student clubs, founded for students to share interests in artistic, cultural, political, religious, or athletic activities. The campus is located in a peaceful suburb of Bangkok, with all the attractions of the city only half an hour away.
Ranked as one of the top universities in Latin America, Universidad Austral provides diverse courses, academically challenging curriculum and extracurricular activities for international students and Argentines alike. With courses taught in both English and Spanish, students have the option to take courses that not only fit their career goals, but also their language preference. In addition, the campus is home to eight institutes dedicated to various academic studies, which provides opportunities for virtually any major. The University’s campus in Buenos Aires is the perfect opportunity for international students to explore Argentine culture. Known as the “Paris of the South”, Buenos Aires offers students an affordable and rewarding alternative to studying abroad in Europe. Students enjoy week nights out tango dancing, watching fútbol or visiting museums in central Buenos Aires, while weekends are ideal for planning adventurous excursions to the countryside that include hiking, trekking, swimming, camping and skiing.
As one of Ecuador’s top rated universities, Universidad Espiritu Santo has something for everyone with its wide range of subjects. Students can choose to take Spanish language courses along with a variety of other classes in either English or Spanish, depending on the student’s Spanish proficiency. Students also have the opportunity to participate in a service learning internship where they work in local community organizations. This gives students a chance to learn more about the social needs of the city and contribute in a way that enhances their studies. Universidad Espiritu Santo’s modern campus is complete with a sports complex and pool, music and TV studios, and a student-run restaurant.