Study Work Abroad

Study, work or volunteer around the world with the support of Niagara College, including semester exchange opportunities, and a travel grant applied towards NC tuition.

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A group of Study Work Abroad students while travelling

Ready to start your

next adventure?

A Study Work Abroad student at Machu Picchu

Gain valuable experience

around the world

A student shows local children how his sound equipment works

Study Abroad

International Field Studies

Enhance your resume with an exciting, short-term learning adventure.

International Field Studies (IFS) trips are typically between 10 days to three-weeks in duration and cost $1,500 – $3,500, depending on the destination. IFS provided by NC are for the adventurous at heart!

Journeys may require a high degree of physical fitness to accommodate for hikes and site visits. There are also a number of different styles of accommodation from shared dorm rooms to home-stay. Western comforts of hot showers and electricity are not guaranteed!

Learn more about international field studies and field trips

Semester exchange student in Peru

Semester Exchanges

Study a semester abroad as part of your Niagara College Bachelor’s Degree.

We currently have 5 partner institutions that allow you to study in an international location, in English, and pay only your Niagara College tuition amount. Since you’re a registered student with Niagara College you are still eligible to apply for OSAP. Semester Exchanges are designed for students pursuing degrees at Niagara College.

Learn more about semester exchanges

Work abroad students in South Africa

Work Abroad

We recognize the value of working abroad.

Employers also value international work experience, so let us help you add it to your resume! The NC Employment Centre and Niagara International Department can help you become Work Ready and World Ready.”

Learn more about working abroad

Volunteers help build a house

Volunteer Abroad

Help others around the world.

We have a range of endorsed volunteer opportunities, which can help you make your mark in almost any region in the world. Endorsed volunteer opportunities make you eligible for the $500 Be World Ready Travel Grant.

Learn more about volunteering abroad

Did you know?

Niagara College students can apply for a $500 Be World Ready travel grant to offset the cost of an international opportunity.