Study Abroad in Seville

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Explore Seville, Spain

The capital of southern Spain’s Andalusia region is dotted with remarkable architectural remnants from its historical past, including the Alcázar of Seville, one of the most beautiful palaces in Spain.

Students studying abroad in Seville
Female participants on a study abroad program in Seville

Every study abroad CIEE semester program in Seville has frequent cultural excursions and a multi-day study tour uniquely designed to complement the program’s academics and enhance students’ cultural immersion. In Seville, past study tours and excursions have included:

  • Day trips to Cádiz, Carmona, Jerez, or Córdoba
  • Tours of iconic sites such as Catedral de Sevilla, Giralda, Parque de María Luisa, Plaza de España, Torre del Oro, Archivo de Indias, Hospital de los Venerables Sacerdotes, and so many more
  • Hikes in the Sierra Norte, Sierra de Cádiz, or Sierra de Aracena​
Study abroad students exploring Madrid


CIEE Seville
Housed in a beautifully renovated palace built in 1725, CIEE Seville is close to the Royal Alcázar palace, a quick walk from the main building of the Universidad de Sevilla and EUSA.

Universidad de Sevilla 
This university has been one of Spain’s leading institutions of higher learning since the 16th century and now hosts some 75,000 students. Its many schools, departments, and institutes serve the educational needs of Spain’s most populous region. 

Universidad Pablo de Olavide (UPO)
With nearly 11,000 students, UPO is the second largest state university in Seville. Its 345-acre campus is 30 minutes from the center of the city. UPO offers undergraduate and graduate programs in traditional majors as well other areas, from biotechnology to translation. 

EUSA School of Communications
Courses at this thriving private institution are academically accredited by the Universidad de Sevilla. Many prestigious local media professionals and experienced faculty teach the tools, theory, and history of media in a highly specialized setting and to particularly motivated Spanish and international (mainly European) students. 

Study abroad volunteering in Seville


All students, regardless of their program, are invited to participate in an internship or volunteer while in Seville. Students have the opportunity to volunteer at local organizations, NGOs, and public schools. In addition, they can participate in an internship for academic credit and gain professional experience with local  and national businesses.

Study abroad students smiling in Seville


Visit our más+menos website to see what students are creating on the Communication, New Media, and Journalism program.

Study Abroad Programs in Seville

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What People are Saying

  • "It was a great experience living in Seville and integrating myself with the city, its history, and culture. It was also amazing to learn a new language and share my experiences with fellow CIEE students from different parts of America."

    Min Kumar T., Soka University of America
  • "I have had a great experience with CIEE due to my amazing homestay and friends I have made. I also feel like CIEE is very involved in making sure we are well-settled and satisfied."

    Sophia B., Wofford College
  • "I absolutely loved the program, I thought the two week intensive was very integral to my success in Spanish, my host family was incredible, and I loved Seville. If I could go back and do it all again, I would!"

    Monika F., Belmont University
  • "CIEE makes sure that the students in Seville have an experience that is life-focused rather than class-focused. The work/life balance here is great and the students are given many opportunities to go out and explore the city and surrounding cities on included excursions. The on-site staff is very communicative and friendly, and knows students by name. I truly feel like I belong here!"

    Holly B., University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • "It was a great program with fantastic teachers. The program provides a lot of activities to get to know the city better and meet peers."

    Elizabeth S., Indiana University-Bloomington
  • "I felt that the program was extremely well-organized and I enjoyed my experience."

    Olivia D., University of Wisconsin-Madison