4.4 - 265 Reviews

Kentucky Institute for International Studies / KIIS

https://www.kiis.org/

Kentucky Institute for International Studies / KIIS is a program provider offering 26 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad abroad programs in 21 countries such as Mexico, Germany, Austria, and China.

The Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) is a non-profit consortium of colleges and universities.

Since 1975, KIIS has provided international educational experiences in Europe, Asia, Africa, Canada, and Latin America for over 9000 participants.

KIIS currently offers 24 summer and 4 semester study-abroad programs in Argentina, Austria-Bregenz, Berlin, China, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, Greece, Istanbul, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Munich, Paris, Prague, Quebec, Salzburg, Slavic Europe (Poland/Ukraine), Spain, and Tanzania.

KIIS also coordinates professional development programs for health care workers, law enforcement, seminarians, social workers, and teachers.

KIIS is recognized as a leader in international education and is one of the most cost-effective study abroad organizations in the United States. We strive to provide the widest range of students and faculty from across the academic spectrum with a life-changing international experience.

KIIS has four primary objectives:

- to establish high-quality, low-cost, academically sound study abroad programs for students
- to provide faculty from member institutions a means for professional growth
- to create language and culture programs for professionals and develop links with their counterparts in foreign countries
- to promote the study of foreign languages.

KIIS also seeks to develop new opportunities for international experiences which meet the needs of students, faculty, academic institutions, and community organizations, always taking into consideration the changing times and shifting demands of a global society.

Visit www.kiis.org for detailed program information.

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Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Barcelona - Experience Barcelona (Summer)
KIIS: Barcelona - Experience Barcelona (Summer)

The KIIS summer program in Barcelona integrates traditional classroom setting with the use of the city as an open classroom. The architecture of Antoni Gaudi marks the 19t...

4.4

10 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Morocco
KIIS: Morocco

Morocco provides a first-hand and unique experience to the linguistic, cultural, and ethnic diversity of Morocco for students with interest in learning Arabic language and...

4.3

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Paris - Experience Paris (Summer)
KIIS: Paris - Experience Paris (Summer)

The KIIS Paris summer program offers Paris as its classroom, with a selection of courses designed to take full advantage of the city’s artistic treasures, intriguing histo...

4.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Experience Scandinavia - Summer Program
KIIS: Experience Scandinavia - Summer Program
Gothenburg, Sweden: Reykjavik, Iceland: Aarhus, Denmark plus 1 other location

This fast-paced program will take students through four cities and many beautiful towns and rural landscapes in Denmark, Sweden, and Iceland.  We’ll explore Scandinavia’s ...

4.5

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Merida - Experience Merida, Summer Program
KIIS: Merida - Experience Merida, Summer Program

The KIIS Summer program in Merida, Mexico begins with a visit to the colonial town of Valladolid, the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, and the wonderful beaches of the Mayan R...

4.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Salzburg - Experience Salzburg (Summer)
KIIS: Salzburg - Experience Salzburg (Summer)

Since 1990, the KIIS summer program in Salzburg, Austria has offered students a unique opportunity to study, practice, and perform music in this beautiful European city. B...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Ukraine/Poland - Slavic Europe
KIIS: Ukraine/Poland - Slavic Europe

The KIIS summer Slavic Europe program takes place in two countries. It starts in the thousand-year-old city of L’viv (Ukraine). This urban center is a UNESCO world heritag...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Regensburg - Experience Regensburg (Spring Semester)
KIIS: Regensburg - Experience Regensburg (Spring Semester)

Since 2002, the KIIS Spring Semester program in Regensburg has provided an ideal setting for students to experience German language, culture, and history.  Situated on the...

4.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Berlin - Experience Berlin (Summer)
KIIS: Berlin - Experience Berlin (Summer)

Based in Berlin's vibrant and centrally located Prenzlauer Berg district, the KIIS German Culture summer program affords participants a unique chance to explore Germany'...

4.8

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Caen - Experience Caen, France (Spring Semester)
KIIS: Caen - Experience Caen, France (Spring Semester)

The KIIS Spring Semester program in Caen provides an ideal setting for students to experience French art, culture, history, and language. Students study at the Centre d’En...

4.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Traveling - Experience China (Summer)
KIIS: Traveling - Experience China (Summer)

The KIIS China program is primarily based in Xi'an, but also includes multiple-night travels to Beijing, Shanghai and Luoyang. Xi'an- the capital for 13 dynasties- enjoys ...

4.6

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Costa Rica - Experience Costa Rica, Summer Program
KIIS: Costa Rica - Experience Costa Rica, Summer Program

Costa Rica offers students a challenging academic travel through breathtaking scenery, stirring cultural immersion, immense biodiversity, and a variety of exhilarating eve...

4.2

3 reviews