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Education abroad is time spent outside the United States borders participating in classes, internships, and/or service as part of your education as a student at the University of Louisville.

Students can spend as short as ten days or as long as a year.  There are many options available.  How long a student goes abroad will also determine how many credits they earn for their time abroad and the overall costs of their program.

The University of Louisville has many places around the world for students’ participation in education abroad.  Through a variety of campus sponsored program, exchanges, and program providers, we are able to make a wide variety of locations available to students.  Please keep in mind, not all locations are available or may not offer the courses a student requires for their academic program.

The College of Business offers 16 exchanges to the following locations:

CHINA
Beijing Foreign Studies University
Nankai University Business School
Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade

FRANCE
Audencia School of Management
Bordeaux Ecole de Management
ESSEC
University of Montpellier 1

GERMANY
European Business School
Hochschule Heilbronn
Hochschule Munchen
Leipzig Graduate School of Management (MBA only)

HOLLAND
The Hague University

HUNGARY
Corvinus University

NORWAY
Norwegian School of Economics

POLAND
Kozminski University

RUSSIA
Perm

In addition to the exchange locations, students may look through our University providers for other locations (such as Japan, Italy, Spain, South America, etc.).   International Center

Planning:

Education abroad is meant to enhance your academic progress.  Discussing your options as early as possible will ensure that it is an enriching experience.  See the COB B-School Bloggers site for comments and photos from students who have participated in the abroad experience.

A student may start meeting with the education abroad advisor during their first semester at the University of Louisville.  By meeting early with the education abroad advisor, students can ensure that the time abroad will meet their academic needs while still being able to actively participate in campus life, pursue leadership opportunities, and find internships.

Cost/Financial Assistance:

Exchange programs offer College of Business students the opportunity to get education abroad while paying just a little more than university tuition. Students get an enhanced education experience with the benefit of a global perspective.

Extensive financial assistance in the form of travel grants for all College of Business majors in good standing.

Click here for information about the cost of education abroad.

Students who intend to go abroad should also maintain regular contact with their academic advisor to ensure they maintain good student status and are on-track with their academic progress.

College of Business Majors:  Schedule an appointment;

Non-College of Business Majors:  Schedule an appointment.

For more information about education abroad and set-up an appointment with the education abroad advisor CLICK HERE or contact:

Elizabeth K. Liebschutz
Education Abroad and International Coordinator
Uof L College of Business
Reinhardt Advising Center
Louisville, KY 40292  USA
Phone: (502) 852-2856
Fax: (502) 852-8269
Email:  Eklieb01@louisville.edu

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110 W. Brandeis Ave.
Louisville, KY 40292
Phone: (502) 852-6440
Fax: (502) 852-7557

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