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
Dr. Patrick Lee Lucas
Director of the School of Interiors
patrickleelucas@uky.edu
Azhar Swanson
Director of Student Services, College of Design
aswan2@uky.edu
Education Abroad Advisor
Molly McMahon
EA Advisor
molly.mcmahon@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

UK Faculty-Directed

Delft Scenarios is a case study based on research and design program in which the municipality of Delft provides a concrete and current 'situation' in need of intelligent intervention. In close collaboration with actual stakeholders and the University of Leiden (governance), 'design thinking' and 'scenario planning' techniques will be applied and developed to generate serious proposals related to the assignment and current economic, political, social and spatial context. The outcome of Delft Scenarios will be actual, robust architectural design proposals. Interior Design students will enroll in ID 359, ID 421 and ID 559
Term: Summer
Language: English

UK Direct

Massey University - Wellington

Wellington, New Zealand

Resting on the edge of a spectacular harbor, encircled by green, towering hills, Wellington is a stunning and compact city. Massey University offers a wide range of courses, as well as a variety of extracurricular student activities.
Term: Fall , Spring
Language: English

UK Exchange

The University of Canberra is beautifully situated between the heart of the nation’s capital and the beauty of Australian bush land and native wildlife.Students can enroll in courses that will discuss contemporary issues in design research methods, and architectural and design technology. 6-credit studios are also available in various levels.
Term: Fall , Spring
Language: English