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Mathematics Majors Study Abroad


Why study Math abroad?

"Mathematics has never recognized geographical or political boundaries. Major development regularly come from all corners of the world: China, Russia, Hungary, France, England... Every serious student of mathematics should expect to have international experience. There is no better way of preparing for this than to spend a year abroad studying mathematics."

Matthew Foreman
Professor of Mathematics


Here suggested EAP programs for Math majors:

- University of Sydney, Australia
- University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia
- University of Hong Kong
- University of Auckland, New Zealand
- University of Canterbury, New Zealand
- National University of Singapore
- University of Bristol, United Kingdom
- University of Edinburgh,United Kingdom - Scotland


Making EAP Fit

To demonstrate how EAP can fit into your UCI experience, we have created examples of strategies to help you conceptualize planning for study abroad. Below are possible strategies for students who are attempting to fulfill degree requirements abroad. Also, Professor Foreman recommends the Budapest Mathematics program located in Hungary, check it out!

Strategies for Math Majors

Note: These are only a few strategies that demonstrate how a student can study abroad and graduate within 4 years. There are many EAP programs that can be substituted into the same strategies. DO NOT LET THESE EXAMPLES LIMIT YOU. Please consult the EAP Program Search for more options.
Semester abroad taking upper division Core courses
Year abroad taking upper division Core courses + breadth & electives



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