• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• At the time of application, students must have completed two semesters at a US college or university.
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Nepali language, culture and development, and fieldwork project.

Classroom Language



Hostels, Hotels, Local Hosts

Program Duration

Fall: Late August - Mid December
Spring: Late January - Mid May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2017-18  9/22/2017
Fall 2018-19  2/16/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

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Nepal, Kathmandu
SIT Development and Social Change

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Offered through the School for International Training (SIT) the Development and Social Change program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will have the unique opportunity to witness the challenges facing Nepal as it works to balance tradition and progress and negotiate economic, political, and social change.

You will be working closely with both IAP and SIT on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the SIT website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.