Admissions Open 2024-25

AFS Intercultural Programs

Key Features of AFS Intercultural Programs
  • Student Exchange Programs: AFS provides opportunities for high school students to live and study abroad, experiencing different cultures firsthand. These programs can last from a few weeks to a full academic year.
  • Volunteer Programs: AFS offers volunteering opportunities for young adults and professionals who wish to contribute to community projects around the world while gaining intercultural experience.
  • Host Family Programs: AFS encourages families to host international students, providing them with a home and helping them immerse in the local culture.
  • Teacher and Educator Programs: AFS provides professional development opportunities for teachers, helping them integrate intercultural learning into their classrooms and enhance their teaching skills.
  • Intercultural Learning Workshops: AFS conducts workshops and seminars aimed at fostering intercultural understanding and competence among participants of all ages.
Global Network

AFS operates in more than 50 countries, supported by a vast network of volunteers, host families, and partner organizations. This extensive network ensures that participants receive comprehensive support throughout their intercultural journey.

By participating in AFS programs, individuals gain valuable life skills, broaden their horizons, and contribute to a more connected and harmonious global community.