All over the world, the mountains are calling!
If you're looking for a way to combine your love of the mountains with your study abroad experience, check out these great destinations that offer a quality education along with outstanding skiing, snowboarding, and mountaineering activities.
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Choose from a variety of courses in English and Spanish in Mendoza, including Argentine culture and society, economics, politics, and viticulture (that's wine studies!). Explore Argentina's famous wine country, with easy access to the spectacular Andes mountains.
Students in Santiago, Chile can take courses in the social sciences and humanities, as well as economics, politics, business, engineering, and law. Options are available in English and in Spanish. Santiago offers the experience of living in the largest city in Chile (and one of the largest in all of South America), within striking distance of the Andes mountains.
Grenoble, France is a picturesque town situated in the Alps. The city hosted the 1968 Olympic Winter Games and is a perfect jumping off point to exploring all the winter sports the Alps have to offer. Students in Grenoble can take business and international studies courses in English, or pursue French language and culture studies.
DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND
Dunedin, New Zealand offers students one of the top educational experiences in all of the South Pacific region (at the University of Otago), where students can choose from a wide array of courses in English, including subjects in business, health sciences, humanities, natural sciences, and more. Dunedin also offers proximity to the fantastical mountains of the South Island for amazing winter sports opportunities.
Granada, Spain combines some of the best of Spain's rich cultural offerings with some of the country's most diverse landscapes. Situated within an hour of both the beach and the mountains, there is something for every kind of outdoor enthusiast - especially skiing and winter sports in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Students of all language abilities can pursue Spanish language and cultural studies at the University of Granada.