International experiences | Mount Allison

Applications for most programs for 2022-23 international experiences are now closed.  Please stay tuned for additional opportunities that may be open in the coming months.

Summer 2022 Dates application deadline
Create your own international summer internship Summer Jan. 31, 2022

Our study abroad options

Study abroad options offer a chance to study abroad while earning credit toward your MtA degree. They vary in length, including for an academic year, for a semester, and during summer months.

Exchange programs

Study at one of our international partner institutions in another country, and pay tuition to Mount Allison.

Independent study abroad

Study at an international university of your choice, and pay tuition directly to your host institution.

Other international opportunities

International experiences at Mount Allison include undergraduate research, international internships, conferences, and volunteering.

Some international experiences are available through academic departments and programs.

Some student-led clubs and societies also offer opportunities to volunteer abroad.

Archaeological Field School in Pompeii

Past international experiences have included:

Field schools

Field schools are short-term academic programs consisting of mentored field research — usually taking place during the summer and often abroad.

Available through Mount Allison:

International Relations student Rebecca Zuk spent four months working in Semarang, Indonesia as part of her Mansbridge Internship

Create your own international experience

Grants and funding are available for students to create their own experiences, including internships and volunteering.

Develop, plan, and implement your own experience during the summer with a host organization of your choice.

Funds may be used to cover or supplement the costs of transportation, subsistence, accommodation, supplies, and expenses associated with your experience. Funding opportunities are available for both national and international experiences.

International experiences news

Alicia versus GEANT4 
Mount Allison physics student earns students' choice award at CUPC conference, preparing to speak at international collaboration meeting 
Maple League International Offices collaborate on decolonizing education abroad
New global educational opportunity for Indigenous students announced at four universities 

Contact us

International Centre

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