AIFS: Granada - University of Granada and Internship Program
Spend a semester, academic year, summer or January term studying abroad in Granada, Spain with AIFS! Earn up to 15 credits depending on program selection from the University of Granada. Internship opportunities are available during the Fall, Sprin... read more
I would say my biggest takeaway from this program was my language skills, which improved drastically, and also my understanding of global relationships. I am a avid traveler and my time in Spain just help expand my perspective of the world even more. It showed me how important it is to understand different cultures. Breanna Florido - University of South Carolina - Aiken View Entire Review
It was absolutely worthwhile! I learned so much about myself, the types of friends I gravitate toward and routines that I make when given a clean slate. I also learned a ton of Spanish! Olivia Becker - California Lutheran University View Entire Review
I gained an appreciation for many languages and cultures in Europe and a love for international traveling. Ryan Wilson - Oklahoma State University - Stillwater View Entire Review
I improved my Spanish dramatically and was able to see a lot of Spanish culture! DaCota Hollar - Capital University View Entire Review
I gained the ability to see the world in a different reality different from that of the English one I was born into. Benjamin Witkowski - University of Wisconsin - Whitewater View Entire Review
Absolutely! I got to travel across Europe, live in one of the most beautiful cities in Spain, and see the connection between the Islamic community and a language and culture that has always interested me. Being in Spain also sparked my desire to travel more and, to do more with my experiences studying abroad than just going to ... Lydia TJ - Howard University View Entire Review
I matured, learned to be independent and learned that with courage you are able to travel alone. Elizabeth Reyes-Guerra - Ramapo College View Entire Review
A lot of intangible "soft skills," professional and social skills, language skills, cultural awareness, flexibility...the list goes on. Rebecca Hersh - Berea College View Entire Review
I learned to get out of my comfort zone and that there is a lot to see out there. It only takes a couple of minutes to buy a bus/plain ticket in order to see what is out there. Isabel Velasquez - Mount St. Mary's University, Los Angeles View Entire Review
I learned to be more confident and independent. I learned to go with the flow and be okay with a change of plans and a change of lifestyle. Katrina L - Southwest Baptist University View Entire Review
I grew as a scholar and a person. I gained confidence and independence, and my Spanish got better. I have memories from that summer that I will have my whole life. It was completely worth it. Katrina L - Southwest Baptist University View Entire Review
Everything I did was worth it. I loved every second. Malorie K - Florida Gulf Coast University View Entire Review
I learned so much more about myself and had the opportunity to travel more than I ever have been able to. Yes, I was frustrated with spanish sometimes and anxious about being around so many Americans, but overall it was an amazing experience to live/learn in such a beautiful country. ELYSSE A - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
I learned that no matter where you are in the world you ultimately decide how you want to live. And don't let anyone get in the way of your dreams because with enough persistence and dedication they will come true. Kymonie Thomas- Nagil - Rowan University View Entire Review
I learned so much more than what I could have learned in a classroom. I learned how to embrace a culture and immerse myself completely. Allowed myself to get lost in a culture aside from mine and felt like I was becoming part of it. I learned so much about myself Samantha - Carroll University View Entire Review
I learned a new way of living: more sustainably, more fresh foods, more outdoor adventures, and so much more. I gained confidence in my ability to plan a trip anywhere around the world and I learned how much I love the Spanish language. I now plan to do whatever it takes to live abroad and become fluent in the language. Study ab... Latisha Jensen - Washington State University View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself personally and how to talk to multiple different people. My Spanish skills greatly improved, it was very worth it. A student - Oklahoma State University - Stillwater View Entire Review
Independence, confidence, a greater sense of adventure Jenny Berry - Oklahoma State University - Stillwater View Entire Review
I learned that we are all human, and that having the ability to be humble and listen is crucial in relating with anyone you encounter. A student - Hawaii Pacific University View Entire Review
Not only did I learn more of the Spanish language and their culture, but I also learned a lot about myself. Being away from your home and loved ones and living in a country where at first you don't know a single person can be so scary, but I can say that it taught me to get our of my comfort zone and to be more independent. I fe... Savannah Nunnery - Berea College View Entire Review
From my experience, I learned how to empathize with those living in the United States who are not originally from here. My experience was most definitely worthwhile. Rachel De Masi - Ball State University View Entire Review
It was definitely worth it and I will never forget it! Rebecca Rubiu - Centenary College of New Jersey View Entire Review
A new perspective on global issues. There was nothing like being in Western Europe during the Paris attack. Theodora B - Middlebury College View Entire Review
I gained more confidence in my speaking ability and also discovered the career path I am currently pursuing as I get ready to graduate. Studying abroad was absolutely worthwhile and I truly believe everyone should find time to go abroad during college. Nora R - College of Charleston View Entire Review
The underlying elements of humanity that are present regardless of race or culture or ethnicity. Yes! It was definitely worthwhile. A student - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
Perched between the dazzling white peaks of the Sierra Nevada and the Mediterranean Sea, Granada was the last Moorish kingdom to fall. The legacy of Spain’s 800 years under Islamic rule permeates every corner of the city. Experience Andalusian culture through visits to the Alhambra Palace, guided tours of The Albaicín, a tapas tour and flamenco show. Excursions to Morocco, North Africa are also available.
Over 50% of students receive financial assistance from AIFS in the form of grants or scholarships.
Program Type(s):Study Abroad
- Academic Year
- January Term
- Short Term
Relevant Study Subject(s):
- Architecture and Related Services
- Area, Ethnic and Group Studies
- Latin American Studies
- Spanish and Iberian Studies
- Spanish Language, Literature
- Liberal Arts, General Studies
- Cultural Studies
- Religion / Religious Studies
- Social Sciences
- International Relations
- Political Science and Government
- Film, Video, Photographic Arts
- Fine Arts, Studio Arts
- International Business
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Each year, AIFS awards more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants and financial support to deserving students & institutions. Funds are available for both summer and semester programs. Additional scholarships and grants are available to students at many schools across the country.
More than $800,00 in scholarships and grants are awarded each year
AIFS is a leading provider of study abroad programs, with a wide range of unique opportunities in Asia, Australia, Europe, South Africa and the Americas. Most AIFS campuses offer courses in English or in foreign languages from beginner to advanced levels, so you can have the study abroad experience that best suits you. The program fee is all-inclusive, making it simple for you to live, study abroad, and experience all that the world has to offer. Each year, more than $800,000 in scholarships and grants is awarded to deserving students & institutions. Funds are available for both summer and semester programs.
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