API at the University of Leeds in Leeds

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API at the University of Leeds in Leeds

ACADEMIC PROGRAM Students who choose to study abroad in Leeds with API at the University of Leeds, will choose from a wide range of undergraduate classes open to British and international students. | HIGHLIGHTS Leeds, the fastest growing (and 3rd largest) city in England, attracts students, travelers and businesses with its culture, commerce and cosmopolitan atmosphere. Leeds has an international reputation as one of the most desirable cities in England. It is centrally located, allowing for easy travel to London and other British destinations. Historians have found traces of Leeds’ history as early as 627 A.D. Leeds is known as the “Commercial Capital of the North,” as well as, “Environmental City of the U.K.” (Its economy is among the most diverse in the U.K., and it is one of the “greenest” cities in Europe, with a greenbelt covering over 2/3 of its entire area. Landmark sites that define Leeds are Millennium Square, Leeds City Art Gallery and Leeds City Museum, Leeds Waterfront, and Turk’s Head Yard. The city center and Victoria Quarter offer a wide array of shops and restaurants.


  • Accounting
  • Arabic
  • Biology (General)
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Classics
  • Communications
  • Creative Writing
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice / Corrections
  • Cultural, Population And Demographic Studies
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Drawing
  • Earth Sciences
  • Environmental Studies
  • East Asian Studies
  • Near And Middle Eastern Language Literature And Studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Ethics
  • Fashion Design
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Food Science And Nutrition
  • Foreign (Non-English) Languages And Literature
  • Geography
  • Public Health
  • History
  • Health Sciences
  • International Studies
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Management
  • Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations
  • Mathematics
  • Medieval Studies
  • Biochemistry And Molecular Biology
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Social Policy
  • Latin American Studies
  • Sports Science

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API High School Bella Italia: Art, Language, and Culture in Italy

API students will discover the wonders of Italy on this two-week art, language and culture program. Starting in Rome, students will visit many of Rome’s major sites, including St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums. Then, the group will travel to Tuscania to meet welcoming host families ready to prepare home-cooked Italian meals for students while they live in an idyllic medieval town to explore the creative arts of drawing and photography. Tuscania has been admired for centuries for its picturesque setting, fine culture and foods, and cobblestoned streets. Surrounded by medieval walls and guard towers, the town provides endless opportunities for authentic cultural immersion.

Students will spend mornings studying Italian language, photography* and sketching with the wonders and beauty of Italy as the backdrop for inspiration. In the afternoons and on weekends, students participate in experiential activities such as pottery workshops, cooking classes and urban treks, and will explore the pillars of Italian culture and history with visits to Florence and Venice.

Ages: 15-18 year olds only, completing grades 9-11
Language Level: No Italian language experience required

Housing: Local host families/hotels; Some meals and laundry are included; breakfast and dinner daily are included. Students are responsible for buying lunch.


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API Intern in Wellington, New Zealand

International Internship Placements
There are a number of international internship placements available to API participants.

For a summary of potential options, see the list below:
Accounting and Finance
Advertising, Communications and Journalism
Architecture, Landscape, and Planning
Arts and Design
Business, Entrepreneurship, and Management
Hospitality, Recreation, and Tourism
Psychology and Social Science
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Veterinary Science and Zoology
And More!

Didn’t see your area of interest listed? Don’t fret! Just contact us and let us know what you are looking for and we can let you know what the options might be.


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