Columbia-Led Programs


Now, in hindsight, I see that the BCGS program’s impact went far beyond improving my German language ability; the program concretely shaped my career trajectory in ways that I had not anticipated at the time.

Ben Van Zee Swarthmore '11

Challenging, eye-opening, rewarding... Columbia-Led Programs give students from Columbia and other schools the opportunity to take part in programs around the globe that stimulate and inspire.

Whether offered in collaboration with our partner institutions or led by Columbia faculty, our programs will provide you with the tools to realize your aspirations for your time away.