Business, Culture, Dutch, Economics, Finance & Operations Management, French & Francophone Studies, French Studies, International Business, International Relations, Internship, Legal Studies, Management, Marketing, Operations & Information Management, Political Science, Social Thought and Political Economy
With its central location and position in Europe, and as capital of the European Union, there's no better spot than Brussels to examine international relations, European integration, business, politics, and the rapidly changing face of new media and communications. You'll be in the center of international finance and politics, deepening not only your understanding of communications, but also enjoying stunning architecture, a vibrant arts scene, and a vast cross section of cultures.
Study abroad in Brussels and you will:
Enroll in English-taught courses in communications, international relations, and Belgian culture
Do a for-credit internship with a local organization
Advance language skills in a French-taught course at the Université Libre de Bruxelles or a Dutch- taught course at the Vrije Universiteit Brussels
Participate in field trips to EU institutions and go on excursions in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Germany
Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare.
Dates / Deadlines:
UMass/IPO Application Deadline
NOTE: Please check the partner program website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above is the date when UMass materials, signature documents, and questionnaires need to be handed in or completed. If the program start and end dates read "TBA," consult the program's website or your IPO advisor.
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.