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Southern African Field School


Gain valuable study abroad experience and build lasting friendships

Gain hands-on research experience working in a Swazi field station

Have the once in a lifetime opportunity to go on safari in Kruger National Park

Stay tuned for information and updates about the 2019 field season.

The Southern African Field School (SAFS) is a world class field school run by the University of Alberta, Faculty of Science, Department of Biological Sciences. Students can earn up to *6 credits studying African Ecology and Conservation Biology in eSwatini (Swaziland) and Kruger National Park (South Africa.) Students can connect with local researchers, develop international networks and gain hands-on experience working on relevant research projects.