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Learn. Intern.
Accelerate your career.

Combine the best parts of studying abroad in one summer.
Learn new skills, do an internship, and explore an amazing city.
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Everything you could want in a summer abroad.
In one summer abroad.

We've built the ultimate integrated summer program. Cultural immersion, high intensity skills development, and a guaranteed international internship, all in just six weeks abroad.
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Week 1

Connect meaningfully with an incredible city.

Start with an immersive Global Studies course about the city's history, culture, and current events. On weekends, explore your surroundings through iX-sponsored excursions. Leave with an improved global perspective.

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Weeks 2 & 3

Learn high-demand skills from industry experts.

Our classes are more like workshops: collaborative, hands-on, and taught by industry experts. In addition to skills, learn broad liberal arts principles that will shape you into a game-changing leader.

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Weeks 4, 5 & 6

Boost your resume with an internship.

Work with a company abroad to apply your new classroom knowledge in a professional environment. Finish up with an impressive portfolio of real-world work and a glowing recommendation to show future employers.

Looking for a longer internship? Check out Accelerate Plus.

Earn credit while you learn and intern.

You'll earn a transcript from one of our partner universities, which you could transfer to your degree or use for grad school applications.

At iX Cape Town, Berlin & Lisbon

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A top-ranked American research university.

More about the credits from UVA.

At iX Tel Aviv

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An Israeli pioneer in future-focused programs.

More about the credits from Bar Ilan.

UVA and Bar Ilan University each have an independent partnership with iX, but are not affiliated with each other. Learn more about credits and credit transfer on our FAQ page or in the downloadable course info packs.

Courses to jumpstart your career.

We align our course-internship programs with booming industries, and teach concepts, skills, and tools that you can apply immediately.
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Our course advisors are experts at helping you craft the perfect summer.

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We're committed to improving access to study abroad.

Since 2014, iX has dispersed more than $1 million in financial aid to enable access to our programs.

More about fees and aid

Dates and availability for iX Accelerate.

Note that some courses fill up before others. Apply soon to maximize your chance of admission.
Dates in Cape Town
Session 1
May 24 - July 4

Almost full

Session 2
July 5 - August 15

Applications open

Dates in Lisbon
Session 1
May 24 - July 4

Almost full

Session 2

Not available

Dates in Berlin
Session 1

Not available

Session 2
July 5 - August 15

Applications open

Dates in Tel Aviv
Session 1
May 23 - July 3

Applications open

Session 2

Not available

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Ready for the journey of a lifetime?

Our courses fill up fast—don't take your chances.
The next admissions deadline is March 5 at 11:59pm PT.
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