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  • Locations: Chennai, India
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Experiential Learning International 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2025 10/15/2024 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2025 03/15/2025 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study: Anthropology, Art History, Arts, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Communication, Culture, Dance, Economics, English, History, Humanities, Journalism, Literature, Media Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion/Theology, Sciences Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Hotel Program Type: Study Abroad
Program Description:

The Unviersity of Madras, Chennai, ELI

"I had a friend who is studying in Delhi for the semester come to visit last weekend. When she was here, I realized how unique my experience has been coming with ELI. She spends all of her time with American students - she takes classes with them, lives with them, travels with them, etc. I, on the other hand, take classes with Indian students, and have become good friends with many of them"                   -Whitney Holmes, ELI student

Program Description:  Study at one of India's oldest and most prestigous universities. The University of Madras, located in the cultural captial of southern India, has produced past Indian Presidents and Nobel Prize winners!

Areas of Study:  Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Art/Fine Arts, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Business Admin. & Mngmt., Business Studies, Chemistry, Comprative Literature, Computer Science, Conflict Studies, Criminal Justice, Culture, Economics, English, French, Geography, Geology, Humanities, Liberal Arts, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Med, Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Theater, Drama, Dance, Theology, Visual Arts, Women's Studies, Marketing/Ad./PR., Music, Peace Studies, Philosophy.


Services: Students live at the beautiful YWCA conveniently located in downtown Chennai where buffet dining is available three times a day. Engage the local community by participating in one of our many service learning opportunities!

Academic Calender: Spring Semester: Jan.-April, Fall Semester: July-Nov.

Fees/Eligibility/Credit transfer/Application process: Please visit our website or email

About us: ELI is a small non-profit based in Denver which offers a variety of volunteer, intern and study abroad placements with an emphasis on cultural immersion and personal attention.