View Other Details
The Bengaluru (also known as Bangalore) program provides the extraordinary opportunity to study Indian culture, sociology, and global issues while volunteering in the local community with fellow students who are interested in contributing and making a difference in their society. Students are invited to enroll in the 11-week semester at Christ University (January - March), complete with an included Southern India Tour, or enroll in the 11-week semester plus participate in a 4-week internship (April - May).
For those participating in the service learning internship, placements will be assigned once on-site. Past placements have included: BBMP Health Department, Samith NGO, Corporation Bank, Buzz India Foundation, Dream India Network (DIN), Bangalore Rural Education and Development Society (BREADS), and Social Entrepreneurship Swachhta & Rural Engagement Cell (SES&REC).
- Explore a diverse landscape, varied food, unparalleled architectural monuments, World Heritage Sites, and colorful festivals.
- Live in the “Garden City,” the hub of India’s technology and business outsourcing revolution.
- Study at one of the finest educational institutions in India, located in a trendy and pleasant suburb.
- Participate in a four-week service learning internship with a local organization to round out your semester.
USAC Scholarships and Financial Aid
USAC awards over $2 million in scholarships and discounts each year to assist students with their study abroad expenses.