Balkan Language Initiative
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Balkan Language Initiative


Albania: Tirana
Bosnia & Herzegovina: Sarajevo
Macedonia: Skopje
Serbia: Belgrade

Subjects & Courses

  • Ethnic Studies
  • Foreign Language
  • History
  • Literature
  • Tv & Media Production


August - December; January - May; June - August; August - May

Terms Available

Fall, Spring, Summer, Academic Year

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD

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Program Includes:

- tuition and fees
- academic credit through Bryn Mawr College
- single-entry visa
- pre-departure orientation
- in-country orientation
- housing with a local host family
- 2 meals per day
- weekly excursions and cultural activities
- health, accident, and evacuation insurance
- 24/7 emergency contact

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

Yes. Eligibility: the equivalent of two semesters of college-level in instruction in the target language or a related language; must be 18 to apply.

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application

Scholarships Offered

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