Study Abroad

Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Norway

Located is Oslo Norway, the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences (NSSS) is a leading international institution for research and education in physical activity and sport sciences.

Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic

Located in Olomouc at the heart of central Europe, Palacky University offers courses Physical Education/Kinesiology and Recreation with a strong focus in Adapted Physical Activity courses.

Loughborough University, United Kingdom

Located in the town of Loughborough, only an hour train ride away from London, the University’s Sport, Exercise & Health Sciences faculty is currently ranked #1 in the world for sports-related subjects. It has state of the art facilities and sport courses taught by internationally renowned academics.

German Sport University, Germany

Located in the city of Cologne, the German Sport University is the largest sports university in Europe and has the largest specialised sport and exercise library in the world.

University of Otago, New Zealand

Located in Dunedin, New Zealand's University of Otago is a top ranked research institution and has easy access to spectacular scenery and amazing recreation opportunities.

Play Around the World

The program selects and prepares U of A students for a 3 month service-learning placement in either South America (Peru), Asia (Cambodia or Thailand) or Canada (Fort Providence, Northwest Territories).