The Office of Education Abroad is here to support you on your journey to global citizenship. We provide numerous opportunities to study abroad and experience the world through over 60 faculty-led programs, our international student exchange program, and our third-party providers. Each year over 1,000 Panthers study, research, or intern abroad in dozens of countries throughout the world. Are you ready?

  • Experience the world
  • Discover other communities
  • Becoming a global citizen

FIU recognized with Simon Award for international education success 

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NAFSA, the world’s leading nonprofit association for international education, has awarded FIU the 2021 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization, recognizing its efforts in making international education part of the university experience. The award distinguishes overall excellence in integrating international education throughout all facets of university and college campuses.

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Winter Break Programs

  • Hospitality in Prague

    December 15-23, 2024

    This Study Abroad Program in the Czech Republic promises an enriching blend of academia, adventure, and cultural immersion. Embark on an unforgettable educational journey exploring the rich history, culture, and stunning landscapes of Prague.  Various segments of the business of hospitality and travel in this course include film tourism, entertainment, dark tourism, sustainability, food, and beverage innovation.

    Immerse yourself and gain a better understanding of heritage tourism at Prague Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Christmas Village cultural traditions at the Old Town Square. Expand your horizons, make lifelong memories, and develop a profound appreciation for learning and understanding hospitality and tourism in Prague. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a transformative educational journey in the Czech Republic. Apply now and let the Czech Republic's timeless allure captivate your heart and mind.

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Cultural Communications in Greece 

February 21- March 2, 2025

Embarking on a 10-day study abroad program in Greece offers a unique blend of cultural exploration and strategic communication immersion. While the focusremains on understanding the stratrgic communication sector in Greece, students will also gain an understanding ancient Greek civilization through archaeologicalsites, monuments, and museums in Athens, Nafplion, Olympia, and Delphi. Participants will have the opportunity to meet with strategic communication agencies,gaining firsthand insights into how modern communication strategies intersect with historical narratives. By combining visits to historic monuments with discussionson contemporary communication tactics, the program provides a comprehensive understanding of both ancient and modern Greek culture. Through thisinterdisciplinary approach, participants will not only uncover the depths of ancient history but also gain valuable insights into strategic communication practices in aglobal context.



Join us in one of our unforgettable experiences!

FIU offers numerous program formats that encourage students to engage and gain hands-on experience across the globe. These programs represent the ideal progression from the universities global learning curriculum to expand on global competencies and promote the international mindset that leads students to professional success

  • 228 We have approved over 200 faculty-led programs to 50+ countries led by over 50 professors in different concentrations since 2016.
  • 4.15KOver 4,000 students have studied abroad since 2016. Over 1,000 students study abroad annually.
  • 30+Third party providers that offer 5,000+ opportunities for our students.
  • 70+Exchange partners around the world. Since 2016 450+ students have participated in exchange programs.

Top 10 locations 2016-2019

  • Spain
  • Italy
  • France
  • Japan
  • United Kingdom
  • Portugal
  • China
  • Germany
  • Thailand
  • India