One of the largest and most iconic cities in the world, FIE study abroad programs in London offer excellent opportunities for almost any major. From the top of Big Ben to the bottom of the ever-flowing Thames River, London has a hustle of innovation that is hard to ignore. Historical documents, the cradle of the English language, and technological frontiers melt in this charismatic, diverse city to bring you the best of the best.
FIE programs for study abroad in London are held at the Foundation House Study Center in the heart of the city's Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Leafy trees and photogenic Georgian architecture line the streets of your walk home from nearby cultural institutions like Royal Albert Hall, Chelseas famed Kings Road, and stunning Hyde Park. When you're not acing your studies, you can attend rugby matches, pose on Abbey Road, take to the coast, or host tea parties (Twinings ONLY) with your new mates.
FIEs staff and faculty, as London specialists, are proud to have been helping universities, colleges, and students realize their potential in this exceptional city for nearly 20 years.
As if you need more reasons to study abroad in London, here are three awesome FIE programs to get you started:
Study (semester, quarter, and summer program options)
Study & Internship (semester, winter quarter, and summer options)
Study & Service Internship (semester, winter quarter, summer options)
Whilst British humor might take a little getting used to, an FIE program will serve as the perfect bridge for connecting with the locals in no time. Study abroad in England and experience for yourself what it's like to be front and center on the global stage.
With over 40 universities located within the city limits, education remains one of the things that London does best. That and meat pies. With FIE London, you can pursue studies for just about any major imaginable. Our can choose from over 30 electives from this menu of options:
Arts, Literature, and Theatre
History and Politics
Humanities and Social Sciences
Media and Communications
Peace, Conflict, and Social Justice
STUDY & INTERNSHIP
Gain intercultural skills, essential for today's global marketplace! Your International Internship Course (IIC) combines your work placement with classroom seminars. Add in your elective courses, and you have one packed (but amazing) semester! FIE London internships are available in the following areas:
Business & Entrepreneurship
Communications & Journalism
Environment & Sustainability
Entertainment & Performing Arts
Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle
Finance & Accountancy
Historical & Cultural Organizations
Technology & Design
Legal & Justice Organizations
Public Health & Wellbeing
Social Welfare & Non-Profit Organizations
STUDY & SERVICE INTERNSHIP
There's so much more to an international service internship than a bullet point on your resume for doing service work overseas. It's great for learning flexibility, working hard, perfecting old skills, developing new ones, and learning humility. If you have an open mind, big heart, and strong hands, it's a good indicator that a service-oriented internship is for you. Your International Service Internship Course (ISIC) and work placement (plus your elective courses) makeup the Study & Service Internship experience in London.
Disability Rights & Issues
Environmental & Sustainability Issues
Ethnic, Racial & Religious Diversity Rights and Issues
LGBTQ Rights & Issues
Heritage/ Arts Organizations
Human Rights & Conflict Issues
Prisoner Welfare & Crime Reduction
Refugee Rights & Issues
Substance Abuse & Addiction
Womens Rights & Issues
Youth and Childrens Rights & Issues
OTHER LONDON PROGRAMS
Can't decide between Ireland or the UK? We also have a summer dual-city option, allowing you to study in Dublin and in London!