Study Abroad in Europe

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It’s no surprise then – given both the richness, and diversity of its offerings – that Europe remains one of the most popular study abroad destinations for college students. And with your choice from the best study abroad programs in Europe, you have access to it all. Immerse yourself with a homestay in Barcelona or step into the world of international business with an internship in London. Celebrate Bastille Day by the Seine in France or the Light Festival in Amsterdam's city center. Develop your drafting and design skills in Berlin or hone your filmmaking chops in Prague.

When you study abroad in Europe, you can have it all – multiple languages, authentic cuisine, distinct arts and music scenes, complex histories, varying political scenes, and more! 

How to Study Abroad in Europe

With dozens of language study, cultural courses, and discipline-specific options, CIEE offers you programming that is as rich and diverse as Europe itself. That means you can pursue what you want, where you want when. Which only leaves one question: which will you choose? Take the first step and start your application today!

Best Countries to Study Abroad in Europe

  • denmark skyline with sunset on a study abroad program


    Wrap yourself in the Scandinavian lifestyle and culture of Denmark in the bustling, beautiful capital of Copenhagen. 

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  • czech republic historic church at sunset

    Czech Republic

    Explore the country's rich cultural history in Prague through architecture, festivals, concerts, and operas. 

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  • downtown london at sunset on a study abroad program


    Study abroad in London, England at one of three world-renowned universities in the country. 

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  • Estonia

    Live and learn in the "Gem of the Baltic," where hilltop castles, medieval architecture, and a booming tech scene await.

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  • downtown toulouse france on a study abroad program


    Enjoy an immersive cultural experience in one of CIEE's 3 locations -- Paris, Rennes, or Toulouse. 

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  • medieval city center in germany


    Explore museums, cafes, and music venues in Berlin while immersing yourself in local and regional culture.

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  • ireland bridge at sunset with buildings lit up


    Immerse yourself with cultural activities, campus clubs, and excursions that allow you to explore Dublin.

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  • colosseum in rome italy at sunset


    Immerse yourself through homestays, cultural excursions, and trips in the famous and historic city of Rome.

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  • netherlands downtown with bikes on bridge and colorful buildings


    Discover world-renowned museums, art galleries, music, opera, theater, and more in vibrant Amsterdam. 

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  • portugal aerial view of city center


    Experience cultural immersion through homestays, language courses, and excursions in and around Lisbon.

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  • spain building at sunset downtown


    Choose from programs in Seville, Barcelona, Madrid, Alcalá de Henares, Alicante, or Palma de Mallorca.

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Design Your Own Program

With CIEE's open campus model, you can design your very own study abroad semester program to include up to three different locations. Feel free to build your own program using our custom study abroad tool, spin the globe, or take a look at experiences around some of our most popular open campus combinations!