Study abroad opportunities

University-wide exchanges

Some of your most life-changing experiences at university can take place in another country. Dalhousie Student Exchange Services (DSES) provides students with information about programs and plenty of inspiration to encourage students to study abroad.

All Dalhousie University students can take advantage of the following exchanges and study abroad opportunities:

Exchanges through the Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science

As a student in the Physics and Atmospheric Science Department, you can participate in an exchange program through the Canadian European Union Cooperation Program in Higher Education and Training, or the TransAtlantic Science Student Exchange Program (TASSEP). Participating schools are located in Denmark, Sweden, Austria, Germany, Scotland, Ireland, France, Italy, Switzerland, Greece, Belgium, and Spain. You can choose to go on exchange for one or two terms during your science program.

For more information, contact Sina Adl (

Note: There are academic sessional deadlines for some of these programs; plan to apply at least six months to one year before your intended departure date.