Welcome to CIP

Established by the University of Guelph Senate in 1967, the Centre for International Programs was the first of its kind in Canada. Over the decades the Centre has helped to establish Guelph as a leader in international cooperation, education and research. We continue to build a home for international activities at Guelph and around the world.

CIP Highlights

Study Abroad with Guelph

The University of Guelph's 100 exchange partners, 6 semester abroad programs and summer field schools in 36 countries are available to undergraduate and graduate students from any academic program. Use our handy Study Abroad Program Search to find your study abroad match. Study Abroad applications for the 18/19 academic year are due 26 January 2018.

Come to Guelph on Exchange

The University of Guelph is a great exchange destination!  We have a beautiful, friendly campus located in a beautiful, friendly city. As one of Canada's top comprehensive universities with a learner-centred approach, University of Guelph is a great academic choice. AND we've been ranked #1 in Canada for two years in a row for overall learning, living and student support in the International Student Barometer. 

Attend a Study Abroad Information Session

Interested in going on a study abroad program for the 18/19 academic year? Attend a Study Abroad Information Session and find out your study abroad options and how to apply to a study abroad program. With information sessions offered three times per week, it's easy to fit us into your busy schedule. Book your session now!

Other International Opportunities

There are many opportunities for University of Guelph students to have an international experience during their undergraduate and graduate degrees. Field trips, research, language programs, and internships to name a few. Find out more!


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