Study Abroad

Study Abroad

All the World's a Classroom

Study abroad and share learning experiences with classmates from around the world Gain global perspectives that will impress employers, polish your foreign language skills, and foster lifelong friendships. Go for a semester, a summer, or during winter break. Scholarships are available!

Study at Another NYIT Campus

See how some of NYIT's Global Fellowship recipients used their awards to experience new cultures.

See how some of NYIT's Global Fellowship recipients used their awards to experience new cultures.

Expand your global knowledge and understanding of different communities, governments, industries, traditions, and lifestyles. NYIT's Global Exchange program allows you to study at NYIT campuses:

Our academic programs are the same across all NYIT campuses. You can keep progressing along your degree track and earn credits as you would at your home campus, while having the option of taking a variety of electives based on your location. Showcase your global experiences to future employers—they're looking for candidates with unique skills and knowledge often gained through study abroad opportunities.

Semester-Long Exchange Programs

NYIT's exchange programs include universities in Copenhagen, Rotterdam, and Beijing and provide expanded educational options in areas such as communication arts (including TV, film, and journalism), computer sciences, and management.

If you need more information or would like to apply to any of these programs, please email the Center for Global Exchange at

Study and Travel

Make the most of your time between the semesters—travel the world to make new professional contacts, visit key cultural sites, and join workshops that broaden your skill set. Upcoming opportunities include:

Summer 2017

Seoul, South Korea: Sookmyung Women’s University

Session I
June 30 - July 21, 2017
Application Deadline: April 23, 2017

Session 2
July 28 - Aug 21, 2017
Application Deadline: May 23,2017

For less than NYIT tuition, earn up to six credits while participating in cultural excursions in Seoul.

Mexico City, Mexico: Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México

June 19 – July 8, 2017
For less than NYIT tuition, earn three credits (in ICSS 300 - Core Seminar in Soc. Science or General Elective) while going on field visits and excursions in Mexico City. Apply by April 24, 2017.

Lyon, France: Summer School in Science and Engineering
June 8 – July 12, 2017
For the same cost as NYIT tuition, earn six credits (in Energy Conversion and Elementary French) while visiting cultural and industrial sites in southern France. Apply by March 1, 2017.

Paris and Bordeaux, France: EFAP Summer School
July 3 – 28, 2017
Earn six NYIT credits in communication arts and management while experiencing the French culture and lifestyle. Choose between the following options:

  • Four weeks in Paris at the EFAP campus, right off the Champs Elysees.
  • A combination of two weeks in Paris and two weeks in Bordeaux

Apply by April 15. Contact Patricia Chaban at or Elizabeth Hamburger at for more information.

Other Study Abroad Opportunities

Don't see the program or country in which you'd like to study abroad? We can help you find it! With some extra work, you may be able to study abroad just about anywhere you want. In the past, NYIT students have studied in the Czech Republic, Japan, South Korea, and Semester at Sea, to name just a few, working with our affiliates, which include:


Need some financial assistance to help get overseas? Most students do. NYIT has two unique programs to help support your travel and studies abroad.

Edward Guiliano Global Fellowship

Available to all students on all campuses, the Edward Guiliano Global Fellowship offers you an opportunity to engage in experiential-based learning outside your community and your comfort zone. Multiple awards of $500, $2,500, and $5,000 are given each year.

Find out more about the Edward Guiliano Global Fellowship

Global Exchange Scholarships

The Global Exchange Scholarship is open to all NYIT students (undergraduate and graduate) who will earn credit for their semester or short-term program abroad.


To apply for a Global Exchange Scholarship, you must be:

  • An NYIT New York campus undergraduate or graduate student from any major.
  • In good academic and judicial standing.
  • Participating in a study or internship abroad program for credit.

Contact us at for additional information on this great opportunity!

Apply for a Global Exchange Scholarship

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