Internationalize Your Degree at York University

By York University Modified on December 07, 2017

See the world while developing expertise in your career field at York University


York University offers summer abroad, internship and international exchange programs with 200+ international partners. These opportunities give students a global education that embodies York’s pillars of access, connectedness, excellence and impact. By studying abroad, you can expand your horizons, make global connections and gain professional experience that can lead to career opportunities worldwide.

Check out York’s international opportunities to learn how you can take your degree global!


Students who participate in York International or faculty-based exchange programs can study abroad for a semester or a year. Whether you want to study in Europe, Australia, India or elsewhere, courses completed abroad can be applied to your degree. Check out the student experiences from the #MyExperienceYU photo contest to see where York can take you!

2.International Degrees

York offers international degree programs to prepare you for success in the global workforce, including our:

These degrees combine traditional studies with internationally-oriented courses, an exchange and language certifications.

3.Global Internships

York’s Global Internships are ideal for students looking for a career-connected education that can lead to professional opportunities worldwide. Imagine living and working in the UK, Turkey or Brazil.

4. Summer Abroad

York’s international summer courses allow students to study abroad for three to four weeks and complete course credit. York offers summer abroad courses in countries that have previously included Italy, France, Germany, Greece and Spain. York students can also study with the Faculty of Environmental Studies at the University’s EcoCampus in the Las Nubes forest reserve and learn about sustainability.

York University is right for you if you’re interested in exploring the world while earning a degree to realize your career goals. Apply today!