Why should I be interested in Education Abroad?

Education Abroad can help you:

  • Globalize your world view
  • Expand your problem-solving skills and intercultural understanding
  • Prepare you to work in an increasingly diverse and international workplace
  • Enhance your sense of independence and adaptability
  • Gain new insight into the world and yourself
CONTACTS
Department
Ester Fleming
Academic Coordinator
efleming@uky.edu
Education Abroad Advisor
Susan Meredith
EA Advisor
susan.meredith@uky.edu

What is a Major Advising Page?

Major Advising Pages (MAP) feature education abroad programs that your department thinks are most appropriate for this discipline. Participating in a program featured on this MAP will allow you to complete coursework for your major/minor that has already been approved to transfer.

How do I use this MAP?

Use this MAP to identify programs of interest to you that offer coursework that might fulfill some of your degree requirements or compliment your studies at UK.

Ready to get Started?

As you evaluate the programs on this MAP, consider these important questions.

  • Do you want to complete courses abroad, or prefer completing a research project or internship?
  • Do you want to learn a language or improve your foreign language skills?
  • Would you like to study abroad for a semester, academic year, or a shorter amount of time like a summer or winter?
  • Do you want to study abroad with UK Students, or would you prefer to study alongside local students or other international students?

Highlighted Programs

Faculty-Directed

International Agribusiness in Argentina

Multiple locations, Argentina

Agribusiness and farming are global industries and managers need to be able to understand how events on another continent can impact decisions made at the firm-level even in a different hemisphere. This course will study the beef, soybean and wine value-chains and the firms that provide the technology, production expertise, processing and transformation of farm products into food that is demanded globally. Students will enroll in AEC 300: International Agribusiness in Argentina (3 credit hours).
Term: Spring Embedded
Language: English

Exchange

University of Sussex

Brighton, England

The university has one of the most beautiful campus locations in Britain. The university is also less than 90 minutes from London by train, and 25 miles from London Gatwick Airport. Students may enroll in courses such as Molecular Biology, Research Methods in Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Genetics & Genomics, Genetic Disease, Molecular Genetics, and more.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English

Maynooth University

Maynooth, Ireland

Maynooth University is located in the beautiful, historic town of Maynooth, just 15 miles west of Dublin city centre. Maynooth has excellent transport connections to Dublin city centre and the rest of Ireland, providing the ideal location from which students can explore the capital city and the country. Available courses include Cellular Biotechnology, Molecular Biology of the Cell, Microbiology, Proteomics, Plant Biotechnology, Bioethics, Genomics, Food Biotechnology, and more.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English