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Top Study Abroad Program Locations that Offer Agriculture Classes 


Whether you’re an Agriculture major or just need to fulfill a class requirement, why not take those types of classes as you study abroad?

Here are a few of our fantastic study abroad locations that offer classes in, or related to, Agriculture:

1. Perth, Australia 

Perth, Australia

Perth, Western Australia’s dynamic capital city, has an impressive a population of over 2.5 million and is an incredible destination for studying abroad. Nestled along the picturesque Swan River, its temperate climate offers an average of 8 hours of sunshine daily, ideal for outdoor pursuits like fishing, kitesurfing, and sailing. With sprawling shopping districts and a diverse culinary scene, Perth caters to every taste. Its vibrant nightlife adds to the city’s allure, while over 50 miles of pristine coastline beckon beach lovers for swimming and surfing.

But what’s the agriculture scene in Perth like? The area’s diverse landscapes support a wide variety of crops like wheat, barley, and oats in fertile soils, bolstering Western Australia’s grain production. The region’s vineyards, notably in the Swan Valley, produce acclaimed wines that are enjoyed both locally and globally. Livestock farming, particularly sheep and cattle, flourishes in the outskirts, while the Mediterranean climate fosters fruit orchards and vegetable farms, supplying fresh produce to local markets. One thing we appreciate about Agriculture in Perth is that they are embracing sustainability, integrating innovative technologies to enhance productivity while prioritizing water conservation and biodiversity initiatives.

AIFS Abroad students in Perth attend Murdoch University where Agriculture classes are available.

2. San José, Costa Rica

San José, Costa Rica
San José, Costa Rica

San José, Costa Rica’s capital city, has a serene yet captivating charm. It’s renowned for its eclectic array of museums, parks, theaters, and historic landmarks. You’ll love the diverse architecture, which provides a glimpse into life from previous eras. Plus, it has an incredibly vibrant artistic scene, with tons of music, dance, and handicrafts. Visitors can bask in leisurely days by San José’s expansive coastline, spanning 1,228 km, indulging in a blend of recreation, sports, and relaxation on its picturesque beaches.

But what’s the agriculture scene in the San José region like? Farming is like a vibrant patchwork quilt – full of diversity and life! Thanks to the area’s awesome weather and rich soils, they grow all sorts of crops. Coffee is their superstar export, known worldwide for its top-notch flavor. And don’t get us started on our tropical fruits – bananas, pineapples, and mangoes practically burst with goodness all year round! Out in the countryside, you’ll find lots of small-scale farmers doing their thing with sustainable and organic methods. Agriculturists in the San José area are all about innovation and taking care of the environment, too, making sure they’re protecting natural resources. So, whether you’re sipping coffee or biting into a juicy pineapple, San José’s agricultural scene has something for everyone, offering a taste of tradition, sustainability, and pura vida!

AIFS Abroad students in San José attend Veritas University where Agriculture classes are available.

3. Madrid, Spain

Gran Via, Madrid, Spain | AIFS Study Abroad
Madrid, Spain

Madrid pulses with an unstoppable rhythm, captivating visitors with its warm and inclusive atmosphere. As Spain’s bustling capital city, it has an impressive population of four million people, yet somehow manages to make everyone feel right at home. This city is a fascinating blend of old and new, where historic royal palaces and medieval mansions coexist with striking modern architecture. Here, you can savor traditional Spanish dishes passed down through generations or dive into the innovative cuisine of Spain’s culinary revolution. Art lovers will be thrilled with Madrid’s rich culture, with world-renowned galleries like the Museo del Prado, Centro de Arte Reína Sofía, and the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza housing masterpieces by Goya, Velázquez, Picasso, and Dalí. In Madrid, the spirit of hospitality is around every corner, welcoming visitors with open arms and celebrating the vibrant essence of life itself.

But what’s the agriculture scene like in the region? Well, in the neighborhoods around Madrid, you’ll find a mix of farmland and countryside that adds to the city’s charm. People have been farming here for ages, growing all kinds of crops like grains, olives, grapes, and veggies. And let’s not forget about the vineyards – they make some seriously good wine! You’ll also see plenty of olive trees, giving us the delicious olive oil we love. Even though the city’s getting bigger, people in the area still hold onto their traditional farming ways, keeping our connection to the land strong. So, while Madrid might be known for its city life, there’s a whole world of agriculture just waiting to be explored right on its doorstep.

AIFS Abroad students in Madrid attend Universidad Nebrija where Agriculture classes are available.

Bonus: Do an Agriculture Internship Abroad

AIFS Abroad participant shares a day in her life as an Agriculture intern abroad

Interning abroad is your chance to do something different, learn outside of the classroom, gain work experience, earn academic credit, make lifelong friendships, and explore the world. AIFS Abroad internship programs are offered in 15 exciting international cities and in over 40 career fields overall, with internship placements available in Agriculture. You’ll build your resume while having the experience of a lifetime!

These aren’t the only study abroad locations that offer classes for Agriculture majors or enthusiasts. 

AIFS Abroad offers study abroad and international internship programs around the world. Maybe you’ve completed your Agriculture major’s requirements and are looking to explore other topics through electives, or maybe you want to go to a place where agriculture is an integral part of the local economy and culture. No matter your goals, we have a program to suit your needs.

Have any questions about studying or interning abroad with AIFS Abroad? We’re here to help! 

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