Exchanges and Academic Opportunities
Broaden your education and experience life in a different country!
Queen's students have many opportunities to expand their knowledge and understanding of the world by participating in a variety of international study programs during their time at Queen's.
Students may choose to get a different perspective on their degree concentration by taking courses at one of our many exchange partner universities for a term or full year of study. Queen’s also offers a number of specialized study abroad programs and courses where you can earn Queen’s credits while exploring another part of the world.
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These programs can include:
- field study courses
- international placements, internships and practicums
- studying at the Bader International Study Centre in East Sussex, England
- experiencing a Semester in Shanghai
- and specialized study programs, such as the Kwansei Gakuin University Cross-Cultural College program.
Certificate in International Studies
The International Programs Office, in cooperation with the language departments and the Faculty of Arts and Science, offers a study option leading to a Certificate in International Studies.
This option is available to all Queen’s University undergraduate students regardless of their degree concentration, and is intended for those who wish to enhance their undergraduate degree with a formal international program of study.
The International Studies Certificate combines language acquisition with cultural and interdisciplinary learning, and includes a study abroad experience.
Learn more about the International Studies Certificate...