Study Abroad

Semester & Exchange Programs

Amsterdam Scholarship Exchange
The Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs awards six full-tuition scholarships, for either a full-year or semester of study at the University of Amsterdam.  Three of the full-tuition scholarships are reserved for Zarb School of Business students. University of Amsterdam programs include European history and culture, humanities, social sciences, languages, and business. 

European Odyssey (next program Spring 2021)
During the spring semester the Global Studies and Geography Department offers an exciting 10-week interdisciplinary program, the European Odyssey, to all undergraduate students. The program visits France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Slovenia, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands. Participants examine historical and contemporary issues in these countries.

France Exchange
Kedge Business School was created from the merger of BEM-Bordeaux Management School and Marseille-based Euromed Management, two leading French business schools with triple EFMD-EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB International accreditations. Kedge ranked third of France's post baccalaureate schools with four-year programs and is committed to creating new modes of teaching and personal development, and promoting responsible management practices.

With triple accreditation from AACSB International, AMBA and EFMD-EQUIS, Groupe Sup de Co Montpellier Business School attracts more than 300 international students each year. Financial Times ranked Montpellier in the top 50 in its listing of Best International Master's Programs.

Germany Exchange
Hochschule Bremen (HSB), the largest university of applied sciences in the smallest German federal state, is rich in tradition. Established in 1799, the university is committed to innovation and internationalization and embodies excellence in applied and practice-oriented teaching and research. Bremen, Germany's oldest coastal city, is second only to Hamburg among German ports. 

South Korea Exchange
Grab at the opportunity to spend one semester or one year abroad in South Korea at Changwon National University.  The program resides in Changwon City, the capital of Gyeongnam province which has a population of over a million people. 

An exchange program is also available at Korea University Business School (KUBS).Ranked first in Korea and seventh in Asia, KUBS is the first business school in Korea accredited both by AACSB International and EFMD-EQUIS.

Spain Exchange
Founded in 1499, the Universitat de Valencia (UV) is one of the oldest universities in Spain. It ranks fourth of all Spanish institutions on the Shanghai Ranking. For more than 500 years, the university has grown into a modern, global institution and a leader in the application of new technologies. UV is considered one of the top five scientific centers in Spain. The University is located in Valencia, the third largest city in Spain. Situated on the Mediterranean Sea, the city is rich in culture and history and famous for its sandy beaches and mild climate.

United Kingdom Exchange  

University of Aberdeen in Aberdeen, Scotland (2019 Scottish University of the Year)
Study at one of the United Kingdom’s oldest and finest universities, founded in 1495, with one of its top-ranked law schools. The Aberdeen Exchange includes both Hofstra Law students and undergraduates, who might also take law classes while there, which might be especially appealing to students in Hofstra Legal Education Accelerated Program (LEAP). Enjoy life in one of the UK’s most liveable cities (a.k.a. Granite City), surrounded by stunning Scottish coastline and the beautiful landscape of the Scottish highlands. Dean of the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra, and former Chief Administrative Judge of the courts of New York State, Judge Gail Prudenti, is a graduate of University of Aberdeen.

The University of Hertfordshire (UH) is an entrepreneurial university offering excellence in teaching and research, with a student community of over 27,500, including more than 2,000 international students from over 85 countries. The Times Higher Education ranked Hertfordshire as one of the world's top 100 universities under 50 years old. The University of Hertfordshire is located in Hatfield in the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside, just 20 minutes by train from London's King's Cross Station.

Northumbria University in Newcastle upon Tyne in England, UK is a very dynamic, comprehensive university that distinguishes itself in many areas from Law and Business to Engineering, Art, Design and Animation, to Health Sciences, including state-of-the-art sport sciences. The city of Newcastle upon Tyne is one of the UK’s most popular destinations for students, with many universities in and around the city, a lively quayside scene for nightlife, stunning modern architecture and rich cultural offerings.
(P.S. Sting went to Northumbria University!).

University of Roehampton in southwest London features one of London’s most beautiful campus settings, adjacent to Richmond Hill Park, with quick connections into downtown London. The University of Roehampton provides the best-of-both-worlds experience familiar to Hofstra students and offers a full range of courses from Business and Law to Media (Digital, Film, Photography, Journalism), Dance, Theatre and Sports, to name but a few. Like New York City for Hofstra, London is a stage, laboratory and classroom for University of Roehampton students, as well as a source of endless interest and entertainment.