IES Programs

IES Abroad is a study abroad provider that has been approved by the University of Pittsburgh. You can learn more about IES Abroad here.

The programs and locations below have been vetted to ensure that they meet the health, safety, security and academic standards that Pitt requires. 

  • IES Amsterdam
  • IES Berlin
  • IES Cape Town
  • IES Dublin
  • IES Ecuador
  • IES Buenos Aires and Santiago (Emerging Economies)
  • IES Freiburg
  • IES Madrid
  • IES Milan
  • IES Nagoya
  • IES Nantes
  • IES Rome
  • IES Santiago
  • IES Shanghai
  • IES Tokyo
  • IES Vienna 

*Not every theme, course or term is available for every AIFS program listed here. Please refer to the IES program webpage for specifics or schedule a meeting with your global experiences advisor.


We recognize that in some cases you may find a program that meets your academic, professional and personal needs better than a program on our recognized list. Please meet with your study abroad advisor to discuss the petition process for these specific cases.

Application Instructions: 

For an IES program, you must complete an application for both Pitt Global Experiences and IES. Please note that providers and Pitt Global Experiences may have different application deadlines. It is your responsibility to know and meet both deadlines.

If you are interested in one of the approved programs, please apply here by clicking on the Apply Now button. 

For general Pitt-Recognized Program's advising and course approval, we recommend getting in touch with your school's advisor: 

*If you do not see your school/department listed here, please email globalexperiences@pitt.edu and we will connect you with the appropriate advisor. 

Application Status: 
Currently Offered: 
Yes
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