Study Abroad in South Africa

What to Expect in South Africa

Pack your bag for endless adventures studying abroad in South Africa! Imagine swimming with penguins at Boulders Beach, learning about the country’s history at the Robben Island Museum, or hiking Table Mountain. When you study abroad, South Africa becomes the adventure-filled location of your dreams. 

Whether you choose to study in South Africa for a semester, summer, or full-year, IES Abroad and partner university courses, field trips, and course-related excursions will guide and enhance your academic and personal pursuits. 

Get ready to experience a country with beautiful, diverse terrain and a dynamic cultural identity through one of our South Africa study abroad or internship programs and apply now! 

Languages Spoken: 
Afrikaans, English, Xhosa, Zulu
Climate: 
Dry, Temperate
Currency: 
Rand (ZAR)
Time Zone: 
GMT+2

About the IES Abroad Center