** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Who can apply:
UMass Boston Students, UMass Dartmouth Students, UMass Lowell Students
Language of Instruction:
Apartment (shared), Homestay
Areas of Study:
Business, Communications, Economics, French Studies, Management/Entrepreneurship, Political Science/International Relations
With its central location and position in Europe, and as capital of the European Union, there's no better spot than Brussels to examine international relations, European integration, business, politics, and the rapidly changing face of new media and communications. You'll be in the center of international finance and politics, deepening not only your understanding of communications, but also enjoying stunning architecture, a vibrant arts scene, and a vast cross section of cultures.
Study abroad in Brussels and you will:
Enroll in English-taught courses in communications, international relations, and Belgian culture
Do a for-credit internship with a local organization
Advance language skills in a French-taught course at the Université Libre de Bruxelles or a Dutch- taught course at the Vrije Universiteit Brussels
Participate in field trips to EU institutions and go on excursions in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Germany