Study abroad for a semester

Study at the University of Hong Kong, a world-class institution offering courses in English in a wide range of disciplines. Business students can take required foundational as well as core courses and advanced business electives. Culture, history and language courses for fulfilling other KU requirements are also available. HKU is located on the northwest slopes of Hong Kong Island overlooking Victoria Harbour. 

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.
  • Moderate cost—$16,000-$18,000

Korea University

South Korea

Experience a top-ranked “Ivy League” institution located 20 minutes from downtown Seoul. Study business in the political, financial and cultural center of South Korea.

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.
  • Note: Exchange program is ideal for completing lower level business pre-requisites and business core courses. Registration in upper-level electives is competitive, so students should ensure they have flexibility in terms of courses they can take.

One of China's leading universities in the studies of business and finance, UIBE has a total enrollment of more than 13,000 students including more than 3,000 international students from around the world. UIBE is located in the Haidian District in the northeastern part of Beijing, seven miles from the city center, with easy access from campus throughout Beijing.

  • Take business courses with students from around the globe.
  • Option to take Chinese language courses.

Sophia University is located in the heart of one of the world's most populous cities. Its urban campus is centrally located in Tokyo, and is home to 12,000 students, 30 percent of whom are international.

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.
  • Option to take Japanese language courses.

Study in Bangkok at top-ranked, triple-accredited Thammasat Business School. Offering a wide variety of required business courses, from business foundational to core and advanced business electives, in a lively locale with ample attractions for both city dwellers and outdoor adventurers, this program is ideal  for an adventurous yet efficient business student.

  • Option to take Thai language & culture courses.

Enjoy campus life in the vibrant city of Leeds, England, at one of the UK's largest higher education institutions. Home to a student population of 32,000 and an international student population of approximately 7,000, the University of Leeds prides itself on its notably diverse and inclusive campus atmosphere. Along with the multicultural and affordable environment in the city of Leeds, students can look forward to a rewarding student experience at this Russell Group institution — a great pick for a student seeking a unique global experience.

Take advantage of this prestigious KU exchange program and study at one of the UK's leading business schools. Consistently rated as one of the best places to live in the UK, Exeter is a center for modern business and tourism in Devon and Cornwall. Choose from a mix of business core courses and upper-level electives.

Europe’s largest business school, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) is ranked consistently as one of the best business schools in Europe. Enjoy a wide variety of business and economics classes taught in English with WU's diverse student population. Cross-cultural group work is emphasized in the WU curriculum, as WU is an international university with more 200 partner universities worldwide. With 22,000 students it is Europe’s largest business school and one of only a handful of business universities in the world with triple accreditation. The WU campus is notable for its unique, modern buildings, each designed by an architect from a different country.

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.
  • Option to take German language course.

Masaryk University

Czech Republic

Study in Brno, a burgeoning tech hub and the second largest city in the Czech Republic. Brno, a charming university town, is home to approximately 90,000 students. Masaryk University is the second largest higher education institution in the Czech Republic and Brno is highly rated for student life. A two-hour train ride from Vienna, and three hours from Prague, Brno is an ideal home base for the student hoping to travel on a budget. Affordable living in Brno and easy access throughout Europe make Brno an ideal springboard from which to experience Central Europe and beyond during a semester abroad.

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.
  • Option to take Czech language and culture courses.
  • Highlighted affordable program: Under $16,000 (all costs included) as of Spring 2019

Study for a semester or year at one of the top-ranked private universities in Spain in the heart of Madrid. Students can enroll in courses in Spanish or English at Comillas and have the option take a free Spanish language course.

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management is an internationally oriented, private Business School based in Vallendar. Founded in 1984, WHU is now one of the most renowned German Business Schools with an exceptional national and international reputation.

Enroll in business courses in English with students from all over the world at this world-class, triple-accredited institution. Ljubljana is a hidden gem in Slovenian Alpine country and is a short train ride from many European capitals.

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.
  • Highlighted affordable program: Under $16,000 (all costs included) as of Spring 2019

Enjoy life on the picturesque Stirling campus, located 10 minutes from the center of the ancient fortress town of Stirling. Students are well-situated to travel throughout the UK here and are a one-hour train ride from Edinburgh.

  • Take business courses with students from around the globe.
  • Moderate program cost — between $16,000-$18,000

Semester Options for Direct Enrollment

Complete required business courses in Paris with students from all over the world. ABS Paris offers many required business courses (including business core courses in marketing, finance, supply chain & management), along with many upper-level electives in marketing and finance.

  • Take courses with business students from around the globe.

Take business courses in Dublin at Ireland's top Business School. Quinn School of Business is a triple-accredited, world-class institution.

Take advantage of the multi-faceted study abroad program with DIS Copenhagen and enjoy a homestay and study tours while taking business classes in English with students from all over the world. Past study tours have taken students to Prague, Berlin, Stockholm, Brussels, and beyond.



Take business courses in the village of Paderno del Grappa, at CIMBA Italy. Take advantage of the CIMBA's unique leadership program offered to semester participants. Travel throughout Europe during breaks.

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