Study abroad in Barcelona, Spain and select from a wide range of subject matters with classes taught in both Spanish and English available. Live in student apartments, a Spanish home-stay, or for a small fee, a student residence may be selected. Choose from either academic year, fall or spring semester programs at the Universidad Pompeu Fabra or the Universitat de Vic- Central University of Catalonia, or choose from a wider range of academic year, fall, spring, summer, and January programs at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Cultural and social activities and travel opportunities are included with all programs. Depending on the academic term, travel excursions and day trips may include visits to Montserrat and Sitges, the Pyrenees, Gerona and Besalú, and Figueras and the Salvador Dalí Museum. Additional travel options may include visits to London, England; Tangier and Tetouan, Morocco; Interlaken, Switzerland; and Seville & Granada, Andalucia. Please visit the AIFS website for term-specific details.
Earn college credit in South America's largest city, founded in 1554 by Jesuit priests. São Paulo has a unique ethnic diversity, not found anywhere else in the world. The multicultural metropolis is the economic and cultural heart of Brazil with the highest national consumer market and a vibrant fashion and music scene. Depending on the term, students can earn up to 9 or 18 semester credits while living in a homestay or student apartment/house. A meal allowance is provided. Cultural and social activities range from guided tours of the city center, to trips to art museums, and day trips to Juquehy Beach, Santos and Embu Das Artes. Check your desired term for specific program details, as summer programs differ slightly from year and semester programs. Volunteer and internship opportunities are available to academic year and semester students.
The St. Petersburg Polytechnic Institute was founded in 1899 and became one of the major universities of Russia and the former Soviet Union. It was raised to the status of state technical university in 1990 in recognition of its importance. The University is home to more than 26,000 students and 2,000 professors, lecturers and instructors. The academic program is organized by the Russian Language Center at the Preparatory Department for Foreign Students, one mile from the main campus. This department trains students from all over the world who wish to enter higher education at Russian universities and is highly regarded for excellent teaching of Russian as a foreign language. Please refer to our website for term-specific details.