UC Davis Summer Abroad is currently accepting enrollments for 2020 summer programs (30+ programs in 22 different countries to choose from!)  Below are some unique programs that may be of interest to you.

  • Open to all UCLA students (freshman through graduating seniors)
  • UCLA summer financial aid applies
  • UC Davis courses, led by UC Davis faculty
  • Courses taught in English

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Summer Abroad

Iceland, Thermodynamics in the Land of Fire and Ice

Courses: Engineering 105 & 198
What better way to study thermodynamics than in a country that is powered completely by geothermal and hydroelectric resources? From thundering waterfalls to towering volcanos and geothermal fields, you will experience Iceland in all its intrigue.

Engineering and Computer Science Summer Abroad Internships

Poland, Statistics for Business & Economics

Courses: Statistics 103 & 198
Take Statistics for Business and Economics in in the booming economic hub of Krakow, and magnet city for young professionals.


Summer Abroad- GE Options

Italy, Rome—Art, Culture, History in the Eternal City

Visit Roman, Etruscan, and Greek ruins and discover why Rome is considered an outdoor museum.

Peru, Into the Andes—History, Environment, Culture

Explore the diverse cultural and natural landscapes of the Peruvian highlands. Based in Cuzco, the program includes trips to Lake Titicaca and Machu Picchu, one of the great wonders of the world.

Ecuador, Environmental Justice in Indigenous Ecuador

Experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to interact with multiple indigenous groups and see parts of Ecuador that are not available to traditional tourists.

Tanzania—Culture, Wildlife, and Activism

Combining cultural immersion and field lectures on wildlife behavior, conservation, political economy, tourism, human rights, and indigeneity, this course appeals to all majors.

Bhutan—GIS in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Learn how to use geographic information systems (GIS) in the peaceful, culturally rich, and biodiverse country of Bhutan in the Himalayan Mountains.

Europe, Celtic Connections—Ireland, France, Spain

Experience Celtic culture through literature, culture, language, music, and politics.