By Discipline

By Region

  • Africa
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Caribbean
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Middle East
  • Northern America



CIEE Faculty-Led and Custom Programs

The CIEE Faculty-Led and Custom Programs department is dedicated to helping faculty and study abroad advisors plan and deliver rigorous, culturally rich, and safe programs that span the disciplines that are most relevant to students. We’ll work in partnership with you to create the highest-quality program that not only meets your academic requirements, but also offers a fully immersive cultural experience for your students. CIEE Faculty-Led and Custom Programs can be created for any length of time and in many of the locations where we already operate a study center—in more than 40 countries around the globe.

The CIEE Difference

With a network of more than 50 study centers in more than 40 countries around the globe, resident staff who are experts in their fields of study, and more than 200 established programs, we have the resources, expertise, and infrastructure to help you create programs that meet the unique and rapidly changing needs of your students.

Logistics Support
Let us handle the details—from scheduling excursions to booking classroom space—so faculty can focus on doing what faculty do best, teaching.

Peace of Mind
Your students’ safety is your number one priority. Our staff—experts in security and safety protocols—and comprehensive iNext travel insurance have you covered.

Academic Quality
From Beijing to Belgium, the world is your classroom. Study anywhere we have a study center—in more than 60 cities worldwide—and work with our onsite staff—local experts—to create a quality academic and cultural experience.

Types of CIEE Custom Programs

CIEE Faculty-Led and Custom Programs span the disciplines that are most relevant to your students today—from business to international relations to environmental science—in locations that capture the imagination and the true essence of a place.

Choose between:

  • Traditional year-long, semester, and summer programs
  • Short-term, J Term, and Maymester
  • Academically focused, experiential, language and culture focused
  • Led by faculty from your institution or CIEE’s expert staff

Possible Fields of Study

  • Architecture + Design, and Engineering
  • Business
  • Communications, Journalism + Media, and Fine Arts
  • Environmental Science and Sustainability
  • International Relations + Political Science
  • Language Learning
  • Liberal Arts
  • Public Health, International Development, Service-Learning