Salzburg is a picturesque town nestled in the Austrian Alps, with easy access to other countries in Europe. Ideal for the music or sport lover, Salzburg has some of the best skiing in the world and AIFS will help arrange a tutor for any student who wishes to learn how to play a musical instrument.
Majors: Anthropology, Art History, Business and Economics, History, International Relations, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, German Language
Institution: University of Salzburg
Classes Offered: Megatrends in World Economic Development, Music in the Age of Mozart, The Modern European Mind, Contemporary Austrian Culture
Application Deadline: May 1, 2010
• Two-week orientation and intensive German language preparation at start of the semester
• AIFS staff organize activities throughout the year such as a tour of Salzburg, tours of ice caves in the Dachstein glacier region, visits to salt mines, medieval Werfen Castle, Thanksgiving dinner, horse-drawn sleigh ride to an alpine lodge, trip to the Salzburg zoo, day trip to Munich and visit to Hellbrunn Palace.
• Volunteer opportunities at local hospitals with children or senior citizens
• Trips to Vienna, Munich, and London included in fee