About

Boston University Study Abroad (formerly International Programs) offers an unmatched variety of academic and internship programs in more than 30 cities on six continents. Every year, students from Boston University and over 150 other colleges and universities nationwide enjoy the opportunity to study language, liberal arts, fine arts, science, business, engineering, or pursue an internship. Our job is to help students realize their dreams to study and intern abroad.

Boston University Study Abroad is a division of Boston University Global Programs, with primary responsibility for creating opportunities for undergraduate study abroad around the world, and works closely with academic and administrative units across Boston University.

We’ve been there since the beginning

Boston University was one of the first universities in the United States to send students abroad, and the first university to offer the study abroad internship on several continents.

We have a wide variety of program options

Boston University offers a wide variety of programs around the world, reflecting the academic breadth and depth of the University, a leader in international education.

We offer unparalleled practical opportunities

Students participate in academically directed internships and fieldwork in host countries. Many programs offer cultural and intellectual excursions, as well as reimbursement for activities which the student pursues.

Now you know a little bit about us, find out why we’re one of the best choices for study abroad.