Study Abroad for Agriculture & Life Sciences


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SEMESTER PROGRAMS                                

NC State in Australia: University of Adelaide

Denmark: University of Copenhagen

Ecuador: Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Ghana: University of Ghana – ISEP

Italy: Lorenzo de Medici

New Zealand: Massey University – ISEP

Poland STEM Program

United Kingdom: Harper Adams University

United Kingdom: University of Leeds


Australia or New Zealand: Sustaining Culture & Environment (Summer)
Discover natural history of parks, beaches & fjords with a focus on natural resources, protected areas, and sustainability. Reflect on challenges of protecting and conserving fragile environments while sustaining human societies. Credit: PRT 449, PRT 450.

China: Plant Resources, Ecology, & Culture (Summer)
Gain skills in field botany and knowledge of wetland and lake ecology, plant biodiversity and it’s uses in China. Enhanced by cross-cultural exchange in beautiful Zhejiang and the Yellow Mountains. This program runs every other year on odd years. Credit: 3 credits for PB 495 or 595.

Costa Rica: Sustainable Tropical Agriculture Production (Summer)
Learn about local agricultural practices, agri-tourism, and sustainable ways of life in Costa Rica. Participants will gain hands-on research practices and practical experience. Credit: CS 492 or CS 495/590

Ireland: Equine Industry (Summer)
Travel through Ireland to visit several equine facilities and learn about the racing industry firsthand. Participate in seminars and lectures at the University of Limerick’s International Equine Institute. This program runs every other year on odd years. Credit: ANS 291.

Ireland/United Kingdom: Global Food Systems and Sustainable Agriculture (Spring Break/Maymester)
Explore a diverse selection of farms, crop production, environmental research centers, and cultural heritage sites including the Tower of London, Stonehenge, and many more. Credit: ALS 494 or AGI 194.

Mexico: Sustainability in Emerging Countries (Summer)
Experience and understand the diversity of food production in Oaxaca, Mexico, while interacting with local scientists, farmers and students. Credit: HS 495

Poland: Biotechnology & Agriculture (Summer)
Learn about agriculture, animal science, and biotechnology through excursions and site visits. Excursions and field trips to sites and cities in Poland are included. Credit: Up to 6 credits in ALS 495, BIT 466, BCH 220.

United Kingdom: London General Studies (Summer)
Fulfill general education course requirements in a foreign setting while participating in cultural excursions and visiting various sites of interest throughout the city of London.