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Natural Sciences Study Abroad Programs

Individuals studying natural sciences are driven by an innate curiosity to unravel the mysteries of the world and the universe. World Endeavors study abroad programs provide a gateway to explore the realm of natural sciences while encouraging the same curiosity to extend toward intercultural learning and exploration.

World Endeavors has been arranging international programs for 20 years in intriguing destinations worldwide. We offer courses in all five major branches of natural sciences – astronomy, physics, chemistry, Earth science and biology – as well as more specialized classes in forensic science, gastronomy, geology, marine biology and conservation, brewing and distilling, water resource management, sustainability and more.

With World Endeavors natural sciences study abroad programs, you not only develop a deeper understanding of how the world works but you build the knowledge and skills to excel in your future profession.


Studying natural sciences abroad allows you to network and build relationships with in-country experts, and fellow local and international students. These connections build valuable interpersonal and intercultural skills, all very necessary in today’s competitive work environment.

When you study natural sciences abroad with World Endeavors, you will be exposed to diverse environments and different research methodologies to understand those environments.

Immersion in a different culture and language will also grow your cross-cultural competency and foreign language skills.


Studying natural sciences abroad with World Endeavors gives you a lived experience of the interconnectedness of our natural world.  

  • Broaden your appreciation of natural science through immersion in different environments
  • Deepen your knowledge through exposure to diverse ecosystems
  • Develop unique perspectives on how other countries are tackling global challenges

Every World Endeavors Study Abroad Program Includes

Our study abroad programs are as unique as our destinations, but there are program features that unify all of our study experiences.


  • Top accredited universities
  • Flexible durations – 2 to 4 weeks to a full academic year
  • Expansive destination options
  • English instruction offered in all locations


  • Vetted campus accommodations selected with quality and safety in mind
  • Friendly community of peers from local host country and around the world


  • Dedicated one-on-one advisor
  • Local on-site coordinator


  • Airport pickup
  • Pre-arrival and on-site orientation
  • 24/7 local support
  • Activities and cultural engagement
  • On-campus social events, clubs and sports


  • Professional assistance and collaboration with home institution on course approvals and credit transfers
  • Transcript received directly from university abroad


  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Mental Health First Aid-certified staff
  • 24/7 emergency travel assistance

Our Top Study Abroad Destinations

World Endeavors offers study abroad programs in several destinations in the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Our programs are located in a variety of sites, including urban and rural, English-speaking and non-English speaking. Semester, year-long, and summer programs are all available. Our wide range of options means you can find the program which is just right for you.

How to choose the best Study Abroad program

Selecting the perfect study abroad program can be easy! Follow these steps to find the program that will help you achieve your goals.

Earn Credit Toward Your Degree

Studying abroad offers a great opportunity to explore your academic interests in an international context! Use our Program Finder tool to search by field of study and take classes toward your major.

Choose Your Dream Destination 

Combine education and exploration of your dream destination! Evaluate which program countries align with your interests and academic objectives.

Improve your Language Skills

Immersing yourself in a language-rich environment is the ultimate method for developing fluency. If language-learning is your goal, favor destinations that use your language of choice.

Fit Your Budget

Explore scholarships and financial aid to determine if these may impact your destination options. Consider the overall cost of the program and cost of living in-country to identify the optimal match.

The Time is Right

Explore programs offered in just the right window of opportunity. We offer semesters in the fall or spring, full academic year programs, or shorter summer study programs.

Try our program finder to filter based on your choices.


Natural Sciences Study Abroad FAQs

Why should I study natural sciences abroad?

Studying natural sciences abroad provides access to specialized programs, exposure to diverse research environments, international networking opportunities, and a global perspective on scientific challenges.

How long does a study abroad program typically last?

We offer natural sciences study abroad programs in various durations, so you can study abroad for a semester, a full academic year, or you can choose one of our summer or winter study abroad programs.

an I get credit for my courses abroad in natural sciences?

Absolutely. We offer natural sciences study abroad programs in partnership with fully accredited international universities. We collaborate closely with you and your home university advisor to pre-approve all the courses you take abroad, ensuring seamless credit transfer upon program completion.

Will studying natural sciences abroad help me get a job?

Studying natural sciences abroad can provide you with a global perspective, unique skills, and valuable networking connections, all of which can enhance your career prospects in the natural sciences industries. You will also develop soft skills like adaptability, flexibility, and resilience that are highly sought after by employers.

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How to apply for a Study Abroad Program

You’ve decided to study abroad – congratulations! Applying for your World Endeavors program is easy and stress-free. Get ready to CHANGE YOUR WORLD!


Research and compare. If you can’t decide on a program, we can guide you toward the best fit.


Fill out our online application form to share all your relevant details with our team.


Receive your official acceptance and enroll. We’ll give you all the info you need to get ready!


You’ve researched, planned and saved. Now you’re ready to study and explore like never before!