20+ Study Abroad Destinations for 2020

John Roman, U-Multirank

December 24, 2019 13:41 (CET)

20+ study abroad destinations for 2020

We’ve highlighted 20+ of the most popular study abroad destinations for students in 2020. As these cities grow in popularity, so do their percentages of international students. Explore U-Multirank’s 20+ trending study abroad destinations for 2020 today:

  • New York, USA

The City of New York is home to over 120 colleges and universities, including Columbia University, New York University, and Rockefeller University, ranked among the top universities in the world. To explore some of New York’s colleges and universities, click here.

  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Famous for its canals, beautiful houses, 'coffee' shops and Red Light District, but there's plenty more to this liberal city than most visitors realise. Amsterdam is also home to six universities. To explore some of Amsterdam’s universities, click here.

  • Los Angeles, USA

Known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood, the entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis, Los Angeles is a popular place to study for locals and international students alike. There are about 230 colleges and universities in or near the Los Angeles, California, area. To explore some of Los Angeles’ colleges and universities, click here.

  • Paris, France

Although there are some 30 cities and villages around the world with the name Paris, only one of those is the ‘City of Love’. Paris is not only home to fashion, culture and delicious foods, but also about 17 universities in Paris and the metropolitan area, which are the most reputable education facilities in France. To explore some of Paris’ colleges and universities, click here.

  • Seoul, South Korea

Seoul is full of history – showcasing palaces, temples and tombs next to the modern skyline with its skyscrapers. The coexistence and mixture of tradition and modernity is also reflected in the diverse cultural offerings, which also take place on the theatre stages, in the kitchens and on the computer. Seoul is the educational center of the country, and offers some 40 universities. To explore some of Seoul’s colleges and universities, click here.

To continue with our 20+ study abroad destinations for 2020, click here and explore more cities like Berlin, Sydney, Shanghai, Milan, Barcelona and Prague.

If you’re considering pursuing a degree abroad, then let us help you find the best university for you. U-Multirank’s ‘For students’ track offers personalised university comparisons, so you can find the university that best matches you. Create your own personalised university rankings today, and compare universities according to what matters most to you.  To start, make sure to select your desired study destination and we’ll help guide you through the rest. 


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