Spend a winter, summer, or semester term at Maynooth University located in the beautiful, historic college town of Maynooth, just 15 miles west of Dublin's city center. Maynooth University is recognized as one of the leading new universities in the world. Earn either 3, 6 or up to 18 credits (varies by program term) and choose from a wide variety of courses as you live on campus in apartment-style housing. Depending on the term you select, enjoy day trips to the Cliffs of Moher, Belfast, and a traditional Irish farm – as well as numerous social and cultural activities such as a visit to the Leprechaun Museum, a trip to the Dublin Zoo, a tour of the Dublin Castle, and tickets to a Gaelic football game. Excursions include day trips or multi-day trips to Dublin, Glendalough, Kilkenny, Galway, and more! Spring semester students also have the opportunity to complete an academic internship. Please see our website for term-specific program details.
Study in the lively capital of Costa Rica at Veritas University where you will enjoy all the attractions and amenities of a big city while being within reach of two coasts, volcanoes and national parks of the central highlands. Experience “Tico” culture first hand and practice your language skills by living in a local homestay and sharing meals with your host family. Get to know more of Costa Rica with cultural activities including tours and museum visits. Explore vibrant markets, buzzing nightlife, street art and charming neighborhoods as you immerse yourself in beautiful San José. Various cultural and social activities are included, such as walking tours, on-campus clubs, cooking classes, and visits to local museums and markets. Excursions and day trips are also included, and additional excursions may be optional. Please visit the AIFS Study Abroad website for term-specific details!
Prague is a picturesque yet modern city. Its collection of Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture makes it one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Explore the castles and cathedrals, discover landmarks of music and literature, and learn about the fascinating history of Prague and central Europe. AIFS offers two different programs in Prague: the Central and Eastern European Studies Program (CESP) at the University of Economics, as well as the Traditional Academic Program at Charles University.In both locations, there are an Internship Programs available to academic year and semester students, which can be found in various fields of interest such as advertising and PR, sales and social institutions. Volunteer opportunities such as working with Czech NGOs or teaching English are also available at both locations. Please refer to our website for term- and program-specific details.