Study Abroad

Travel and Study Around the World

Physics is an interdisciplinary program that requires a solid foundation in the natural sciences. Studying STEM-related subjects in another country opens the door to exciting new research possibilities and provides a more well-rounded academic experience. 


Study Abroad with UO

Want to study physics while immersed in another culture? 

Global Education Oregon offers study abroad programs that can satisfy your physics major or minor requirements or complement your course of study. Alternatively, you can intern abroad through the GlobalWorks International Internship program in a variety of regions around the world. 

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International Exchange

Students can enroll as an exchange student at a top international research institution for fall or winter semester, spring semester or quarter, a full academic year, or summer term. Exchange students experience an immersive study abroad experience, living and learning with local students in their chosen city. 

Get Started: Fill out this interest form to get matched with a GEO advisor. 

Exchange Programs

Featured Study Abroad Opportunities in Physics

This program, administered by Global Education Oregon (GEO), offers internship opportunities in a wide variety of industry sectors and locations around the world.

Internship opportunities are highly customizable, and we guarantee placement in your preferred sector and location. Students earn up to eight UO credits as well as life-changing work experience in a different culture.  

Please email to discuss your options. 

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Experience life at a small yet highly ranked university by directly enrolling in classes at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH). Founded in 1986, POSTECH has around 3,500 enrolled students and boasts 86 research institutes and centers, indicating the strength of the university’s research mission. 

Students at POSTECH can select from 11 undergraduate departments and 21 graduate programs. As an exchange student, you will be welcomed by POSTECH Student Ambassadors, who will help you learn to navigate the university, Pohang, and its surroundings.

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