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
Summer Eglinski
Director of Gatton Global Initiatives
summer.eglinski@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

UK Faculty-Directed

Faculty-Directed programs are currently in development. Please check back later in the semester.
Term: Summer
Language: English

UK Partner

This program accommodates students of all levels of Spanish proficiency. The curriculum includes courses in grammar, communicative skills and Spanish culture, as well as business and economics courses in English. Courses are taught by host university faculty at the Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo.
Term: Fall , Spring , Summer
Language: English, Spanish

University of Belgrano (Sol)

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Study Spanish with students from all over the world at Belgrano’s state of the art facilities. Classes are taught in Spanish or English. Courses include General Economics, Foreign Trade, and Marketing, as well as beginning to advanced level Spanish courses.
Term: Fall , Spring , Summer
Language: English, Spanish
Students take classes taught in English with local Chinese and other international students. Coursework includes International Marketing, International Finance, Financial Management, Entrepreneurial Development, and more.
Term: Fall , Spring
Language: English, Chinese
An internship is a professional-level learning experience in the workplace and provides an opportunity to apply learning from the classroom in a real situation. During this summer program in Dublin, students will enroll in the three-credit internship course (DUBI INPR 310) and a three-credit course Entrepreneurship in Practice (DUBI BUEP 390). Students will work at their internship placements for 20 to 24 hours per week.
Term: Summer
Language: English
During this summer program in Sydney, students will enroll in the three-credit internship course (SYDI INPR 310S) Work in Thought and Action, and a three-credit course Parallel Realities: Sydney Summer Internship (SYDI SOSM 313S). The internship will be transferred back as EXP 396, and earn credits for B&E 300 and GEED3. Students will work at their internship placements for 20 to 24 hours per week.
Term: Summer
Language: English
The Barcelona SAE Internship Program will enhance your cultural and business understanding of Spain and the world through the exchange of knowledge: interns provide real work assistance for the company while the company provides a hands-on reality of the business world in Barcelona – in fields as diverse as International Business to PR to teaching English.
Term: Summer
Language: English

UK Exchange

The Grenoble School of Management is AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accredited and ranked as one of the top ten business schools in France, specializing in management. Business classes are taught in English. French language classes are offered at every skill level. During the Spring semester, students can enroll in the Certificate in International Business Program. “Summer Direct” also available.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English, French
Beijing Jiaotong University (BJTU) is ranked in the top 50 of universities in China, and was the first university in the country to offer the study of management as a degree program. BJTU's School of Economics and Management has a well-respected international staff with strong support for students, and offers a wide selection of business courses taught in entirely English. The exchange program includes an optional Chinese Language Course where you can learn speaking, reading, writing, listening and business Chinese.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English
KUBS, located in the center of the South Korean capital Seoul, is the number one business school in Korea and one of the top 10 business schools in Asia. Gatton students will study alongside students from all around the world studying subjects such as accounting, finance, international business, management, and marketing. “Summer Exchange” also available.
Term: Fall , Spring
Language: English