Study Abroad

Studying abroad offers students a wealth of international learning experiences. Participating in a study abroad program enables students to develop new perspectives and insights, important for living and working in an increasingly interdependent world and global marketplace.

International education initiatives can take many forms, including:

  • semesters spent studying or working abroad
  • institutional exchange programs
  • degrees at a foreign institution
  • courses or course-components abroad
  • international research, practicums and internships
  • educational study tours

Advice on Education Abroad

To learn more about how to choose the right program for you or how to get ready for your international experience, refer to the following Tip Sheets:

Alberta Programs for Domestic Students

The Government of Alberta supports a variety of international programs that offer professional work and study experiences in exciting locales all around the world. Students should check with the Study Abroad or International Office at their university or college to learn more about the following opportunities: