4.7 - 12 Reviews

International Institute for Scientific and Academic Collaboration - IISAC

http://www.iisac.org/about_iisac.html

International Institute for Scientific and Academic Collaboration - IISAC is a program provider offering 3 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad, Internship, Intensive Language, Gap Year, and Research abroad programs in 1 country such as India.

The International Institute for Scientific and Academic Collaboration (IISAC) is a non-profit organization, under 501 (3) (c) provisions of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in USA. Founded in 1998, this charity organization is run by volunteer professors, scientists, medical doctors, engineers and young professionals. The aim of the organization is to promote interaction among scientists, engineers, professors and students in developed and developing countries like India to build true global citizens with international perspectives.

Study Abroad with International Institute for Scientific and Academic Collaboration - IISAC

OVERALL RATING 4.7
Based on 12 Reviews
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November 16, 2019
01/04/2018 Amazing Cultural Experience With A Disappointing Academic Component IISAC: Odisha - Science Semester Abroad

"Understanding how other cultures that are on the extreme opposite end of the spectrum from the culture I am from live and function. I believe that I am a more well rounded individual because of my experience and that makes it all worthwhile "

Berea College
07/08/2017 No Expectations. Just Go With The Flow IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"A new perspective on being your own person."

Berea College
06/12/2016 Culture Shock Goes Great With Naan Bread IISAC: Odisha - Science Semester Abroad

"I learned that nothing is as it seems. Western culture loves to portray India as just a poor country that is dirty and overpopulated. But the people of India are just trying to live and be happy just like we are. We take so much for granted in America, I appreciate the little things so much more."

Berea College
05/21/2016 A Great Life Changing Experience For The Flexible And Open Minded. IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"Academically, I got to study topics from refreshingly different perspectives and to do some fascinating work within my field (My field is archaeology but other study topics also offered unique opportunities for fieldwork/study). I learned how to engage with a welcoming but different culture, had many unique experiences, and met ..."

Hendrix College
05/17/2016 An Exciting Semester IISAC: Odisha - Science Semester Abroad

"India is not an easy country to be in for an extended period of time. However if you make the effort to engage the culture and maintain an open mindset, you will learn a lot and benefit greatly from this program."

Grand Valley State University
01/09/2016 My Time In India Was Great Probably The Best Time I've Ever Spent. IISAC: Odisha - Science Semester Abroad

"Culture, made friends , new languages and great computer science courses."

Philander Smith College
Past Review An Opportunity That Should Not Be Missed, Challenges Included. IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"In general, I was taken out of my comfort zone in a way that pushed me to learn and grow. I learned just as much about my own culture as I did about India's, as seeing the drastic differences between them gave me a much deeper perspective. Any experience like that is worthwhile. "

Green Mountain College
Past Review An Introspective Journey Into The Heart Of Humanity. IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"Humility, maturity, empathy, compassion, love... It was worth it. "

Grand Valley State University
Past Review Adventures In Kerala IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"I learned a deep appreciation for other cultures and gained a deeper understanding of myself and my place in the world."

Cornell University
Past Review An Eye Opening, Life Altering Experience. IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"The ability to better understand and communicate with other cultures in many scenarios."

St. Mary's College of Maryland
Past Review Never Knowing What Was Next... And Loving It IISAC: Kerala - Semester Abroad in Kerala, India Program

"How to take love and to give love. To see beyond the surface of people. Absolutely."

St. Mary's College of Maryland