Study Abroad Programs

Expect a true Harvard experience, engage your intellectual curiosity with Harvard faculty, and study in a range of fields through Harvard summer study abroad programs. You can earn college credit in numerous locations, in a range of subject areas. 

Summer 2016 program information

On September 17, we will post the 2016 study abroad program line-up. Please check back then for program information, including courses, dates, faculty, cost, and locations. You may view our archive of 2015 programs to get an idea of what we offer each year. The following programs are expected to run next summer.

List of programs for 2016 


  • Kisumu, Kenya 
  • Ghana
  • South Africa


  • Recife, Brazil
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Dominican Republic
  • Oaxaca and Puebla, Mexico


  • Beijing, China
  • Kyoto, Japan
  • Seoul, Korea
  • Shanghai, China
  • Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Tokyo, Japan 
  • Yokohama, Japan


  • Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Freiburg, Germany
  • Greece 
  • Milan and Siena, Italy 
  • Oxford, England 
  • Paris, France 
  • Prague, Czech Republic
  • Scandinavia 
  • Trento, Italy 
  • Venice, Italy
  • Vienna, Austria

Middle East

  • Ashkelon, Israel
  • Istanbul, Turkey 


Harvard Summer School Study Abroad Office
51 Brattle Street
Room 312
Cambridge, MA 02138