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
Prof. Tony Hardin
Chair of the Department of Theatre
tony.hardin@uky.edu
Education Abroad Advisor
Olivia Ellis
EA Advisor
olivia.ellis@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

Paris is the classroom in this theatre, culture and art program, which exposes students to the city's artistic treasures, fascinating history, cultural riches and hidden secrets. From Notre Dame to Sacre Coeur, Comedie-Francaise to the Paris Opera, and the Palace of Versailles to Montmartre, students do not merely explore Paris - they make it their own.
Term: Summer
Language: English

Partner

Students who choose to study abroad in Rome with API at the John Cabot University (JCU) in Rome can study a wide variety of disciplines in English. While exploring Rome, you’ll take courses like Introduction to Theatrical Performance, Modern European Drama, Modern American Drama, Modern Italian Drama, as well as many more electives
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring , Summer
Language: English
Spend the semester 30 minutes away from the heart of downtown London at Kingston University! This program is designed for students who wish to study in the London metro area, but who may be looking for a quieter setting away from the busy energy of the capital city. Kingston University was named a top UK university in 2021 by The Guardian. Dance classes offered at Kingston University are aimed at students who want to study dance and performance practically, but also want to gain an understanding of its history and the current dance industry.
Term: Fall , Spring
Language: English, Languages available
Study courses such as Body Awareness and Movement, Dance and Music in Collaboration, Jazz Dance, Acting the Scenes, Movement for the Stage, The Making of Theater, and more at the American College of Greece. Students can enroll in 12-16 credit hours at Europe's oldest U.S. college or university, the American College of Greece. Outside of the classroom, sites such as The Parthenon are just a quick walk away. Enjoy the perfect Mediterranean climate and ancient history of Greece after a long day of class!
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English, Languages available

Exchange

Lancaster University

Lancaster, England

Located in northwest England, 20 miles from the coast and just 2 and a half hours from London by train, Lancaster University is a favorite destination for UK students looking for a semester or academic year exchange to England. Theater and dance modules available at Lancaster include Theatre Techniques, Performance Composition, Applied Theatre Practice (two levels), Performing the Avante-garde, Modern Dance, Music Practice, Postmodern Dance, Cunningham Technique, and more.
Term: Academic Year , Fall , Spring
Language: English

Aix-Marseille University

Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-Marseille University (AMU) is located in Aix-en-Provence, a city of about 150,000 inhabitants in the South of France, between the Mediterranean Sea and the French Alps. The city of Aix-en-Provence is famous for its music festivals, fountains and a pleasant sunny climate. Cezanne's paintings immortalize the beautiful countryside of this region. Two scholarships of $2000 each are available to UK students participating in this exchange in Fall 2019, Spring 2020 or Academic Year 2019-20
Term: Academic Year , Fall
Language: English, French