Study Abroad

Bard-Smolny

St. Petersburg, Russia
Language pre-requisites:

4 semesters of college-level Russian or the equivalent.


Language(s) of instruction available: English, Russian
Program URL: http://smolny.bard.edu/
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay, Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Art and the History of Art, English, European Studies, History, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Russian
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

American University of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

Students must complete a special waiver, in addition to the Confirmation to Study Abroad and Waiver of Liability, to take educational leave and study in Lebanon. See the Director of Education Abroad for details and be sure to familiarize yourself with the U.S. State Department's travel warning for Lebanon

Language pre-requisites: None required
Language(s) of instruction available: Arabic, English, French
Program URL: http://www.aub.edu.lb/oip/intlstds/Pages/index.aspx
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with local students, Dorm with international students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Architecture Studies, Art and the History of Art, Asian Languages and Civilization, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, English, Geology, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

School of Oriental and African Studies

London, England

SOAS, part of the University of London, offers courses in the humanities, social sciences, languages, and the arts related to Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.  Students may choose to apply directly to SOAS, or through either program provider Arcadia or IFSA-Butler.

Language pre-requisites:

None required, although advanced language classes will have pre-requisities.  See the SOAS course catalog for details.


Language(s) of instruction available: Arabic, Chinese, English, Hebrew, Japanese
Program URL: https://www.soas.ac.uk/studyabroad/
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with local students
Term offered: two spring semesters
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Asian Languages and Civilization, Black Studies, Economics, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Music, Political Science, Religion, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

Hamilton College Junior Year in France

Paris, France

Preference is given to full year applicants, but spring semester applicants are considered.  Students take courses taught specifically for Hamilton program students, but may also enroll at one of several universities Hamilton partners with in Paris.

Language pre-requisites:

Students should have at least one semester of French above the intermediate level.


Language(s) of instruction available: French
Program URL: http://www.hamilton.edu/france
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: No
Major(s): European Studies, French, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

American Junior Year at Heidelberg University

Heidelberg, Germany

German majors must consult the department for credit in the major.

Language pre-requisites:

2 years of college-level German or the equivalent required


Language(s) of instruction available: German
Program URL: http://www.heidelberg.edu/ajy
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with local students, Dorm with international students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Classics, Economics, English, European Studies, German, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

University College London School of Slavic and East European Studies

London, England

The School of Slavic and East European Studies is one of the leading specialist institutions based at University College London, University of London.   Students apply through the University College London study abroad office. 

Language pre-requisites:

None


Language(s) of instruction available: English, Russian
Program URL: http://www.ssees.ucl.ac.uk/
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with local students, Dorm with international students
Term offered: full-year
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Economics, English, History, Political Science, Russian
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

UMass Baden-Württemberg Program

Baden-Württemberg (option to study in 9 cities within the state of B-W), Germany

The UMass exchange program in Germany offers direct enrollment into one of nine universities in the state of Baden-Württemberg: Freiburg, Heidelberg, Hohenheim, Karlsruhe, Konstanz, Mannheim, Stuttgart, Tübingen, and Ulm.  Students can study in a wide variety of subject areas within the humanities, social sciences, and the sciences. 

German majors must consult with the department for credit in the major.

Language pre-requisites:

One college-level semester of German or the equivalent is required.


Language(s) of instruction available: English, German
Program URL: http://www.ipo.umass.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=10157&Type=O&sType=O
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Asian Languages and Civilization, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry, Classics, Computer Science, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, European Studies, French, Geology, German, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Russian, Sociology, Spanish, Theater and Dance, Women's and Gender Studies, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

SIT Mongolia: Nomadic Culture and Globalization

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/ssa_mfr.cfm
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Asian Languages and Civilization, Economics, History, Political Science, Sociology
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

SIT Indonesia: Arts, Religion, and Social Change

Bedulu, Indonesia
Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/ssa_abr.cfm
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Asian Languages and Civilization, Fine Arts, Religion, Theater and Dance, Women's and Gender Studies, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

SIT Cameroon: Social Pluralism and Development

Yaoundé, Cameroon
Language pre-requisites:

3 recent semesters of college-level French or equivalent and the ability to follow coursework in French, as assessed by SIT.


Language(s) of instruction available: English, French
Program URL: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/ssa_cmr.cfm
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Black Studies, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, French, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Theater and Dance, Women's and Gender Studies, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

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