Education abroad

The benefits of Education Abroad

  • see the world while earning academic credit
  • develop new language skills
  • gain international perspective in your field
  • learn about yourself and internationalize your degree, resume and networks

Types of Education Abroad

  • participate in a Study Exchange program with a partner university
  • go on a study tour led by a uLethbridge professor
  • find internship opportunities to work and volunteer abroad

Get more info from the International Centre

Study Exchange partners

We have exchange partners in Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Chile, China, Colombia, Ecuador, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, UK, US and Uruguay.

Learn more about our exchange partners

Study Tours

Our Study Tours go to China, Hungary, Israel, Japan Malawi, South Korea and Spain.

Learn more about Study Tours


How to qualify for Education Abroad

To take part in Education Abroad, you must:

  • be a full-time uLethbridge student
  • have completed your first year of your program at the time of the exchange
  • be in good academic standing (students with a GPA of 2.5 or more are given preference)
  • pay uLethbridge tuition and all expenses associated with the exchange, including:
    • exchange application fee
    • travel
    • health care
    • insurance
    • living expenses

Learn more about Education Abroad