Incoming Exchange Program

Boston Statehouse and skyline at sunset.
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Northeastern campus library interior.
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Why participate in an exchange program at Northeastern?

  • Studying abroad at Northeastern is a unique multi-dimensional experience.
  • Take advantage of the university’s pioneering innovation and experiential learning.
  • Experience a city laden with U.S. history and incomparable spirit and pride.
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A few fun facts about Boston:

  • Boston is an international center of higher education.
  • The city is considered as a world leader in innovation.
  • For sports fans, it’s one of the biggest sport hubs in the country.
  • It is very easy to get around the city and surrounding areas.
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To apply, you must have the following:

  • A nomination from your home university
  • A completed Northeastern Global Experience International Exchange Student Online Application: (a link to the online application portal will be sent to nominated students)
  • Proof of proficiency in English (i.e. English-language test results, such as TOEFL or IELTS) if English is not the primary, official language at your home university
  • Official academic transcripts
  • Photocopy of passport ID page
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Want to find out more about how to apply?