April 5, 2020
4.6 - 658 Reviews

Study Abroad in South Africa

South Africa is the most ethnically and culturally diverse country in Africa. Approximately 5,300 American students will study abroad in South Africa making it one of the most popular destinations to study abroad. Eleven different official languages are recognized, and It has the largest European, Asian and racially mixed communities in Africa, more reasons to study abroad in South Africa.

Below you will find our list of Study Abroad programs in South Africa It is an index to international education in South Africa listing university level study abroad, internships, volunteer and intensive language school programs oriented to American college and university students. Some pre-college and post-graduate options are also included. We invite you to read the student reviews, see the ratings scores and use this site to compare programs and understand what other students have encountered during their education abroad.

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Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. Cape Town 490 reviews
2. Durban 62 reviews
3. Stellenbosch 58 reviews
4. Traveling in South Africa 42 reviews
5. Kruger National Park 40 reviews
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Study Abroad in South Africa - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for iXperience Cape Town – Future-Focused Summer Courses and Internships
iXperience Cape Town – Future-Focused Summer Courses and Internships

iXperience Cape Town is an intense 6-week, 6-credit career-acceleration program for ambitious students who wish to learn industry-relevant skills, and boost their CVs with...

4.7

17 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Global Youth Connect: Cape Town - Technology for a Young Democracy
Global Youth Connect: Cape Town - Technology for a Young Democracy

This special delegation entitled, "Technology for a Young Democracy," will travel to Cape Town and Makhanda, South Africa. Offered in collaboration with Inkululeko, a non-...

4.9

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IES Abroad: Cape Town - University of Cape Town
IES Abroad: Cape Town - University of Cape Town

In Cape Town, every day will be like a choose-your-own-adventure book, with outdoor activities to enjoy, South African residents to meet, and African cultures to learn.Whi...

4.9

23 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Multiculturalism and Human Rights
SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Multiculturalism and Human Rights

Explore issues of multiculturalism, ethnicity, and identity in the context of South Africa, from historical and contemporary perspectives.This program focuses on South Afr...

4.2

13 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Social and Political Transformation
SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Social and Political Transformation

Explore the socioeconomic, political, and cultural dynamics of South Africa—an extraordinarily diverse country in transition—and enjoy unparalleled engagement with renowne...

4.8

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Cape Town - Arts and Sciences
CIEE: Cape Town - Arts and Sciences

Take your arts and sciences studies a step further with study abroad in South Africa. Cape Town is all about exploring the wonders of nature while learning about contempor...

4.0

15 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Semester at Sea Study Abroad: Make the World Your Campus
Semester at Sea Study Abroad: Make the World Your Campus
Mumbai, India: Kobe, Japan: Amsterdam, Netherlands plus 26 other locations
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Semester at Sea is the only study abroad program of its kind in the world. Using a ship as our floating campus, Semester at Sea's around-the-world and regional itineraries...

4.9

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Community Health and Social Policy
SIT Study Abroad: South Africa - Community Health and Social Policy

Examine community-based health concerns from a South African perspective, exploring the roles of the South African state, the media, and nongovernmental organizations (NGO...

4.1

6 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for AIFS: Stellenbosch - Study Abroad or Service Learning at Stellenbosch University
AIFS: Stellenbosch - Study Abroad or Service Learning at Stellenbosch University
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Spend a semester, academic year, summer or January term studying abroad in Stellenbosch, South Africa with AIFS! Earn up to 15 credits depending on program selection from ...

4.9

7 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Health and Community: Globalization, Culture and Care (Fall 2)
SIT Study Abroad: IHP - Health and Community: Globalization, Culture and Care (Fall 2)

Learn how communities around the world understand and strive for health and well-being.This program will strengthen your ability to understand, interpret, and compare the ...

4.6

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Marquette University: Cape Town - Service Learning in South Africa
Marquette University: Cape Town - Service Learning in South Africa

Marquette University South Africa Service Learning Program is based in cosmopolitan Cape Town, at the southern tip of the African continent. The people of South Africa cal...

5.0

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IES Abroad: Cape Town - Summer Internship
IES Abroad: Cape Town - Summer Internship

Thinking about summer internships? Spend a summer abroad in Cape Town where you’ll have access to a variety of resources that will help you feel professional and independe...

4.4

4 reviews