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  • Locations: Amsterdam, Netherlands; Rabat, Morocco
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: SIT/World Learning 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 04/01/2020 TBA TBA
Fall 2020 02/15/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2021 10/01/2020 ** 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:
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Language of Instruction: English
Class Standing: 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Program Description:

Acquire an intersectional understanding of the complexities and paradoxes that surround issues of gender and sexuality in the Netherlands—commonly believed to be one of the world’s most progressive and tolerant countries.

netherlandsThe program examines the intersections of gender and sexuality with race, class, and religion and highlights the experiences of the growing number of individuals living in these intersections. It interrogates how identity is affected by gender, sexuality, race, religion, and class, both as they are experienced and as they are perceived.  During the program, students connect with different communities within the Netherlands; an excursion to Morocco provides additional international perspectives on program themes.

Major topics of study include:

  • attitudes toward gender, sexuality, race, class, and religion within white, Muslim, and Afro-Caribbean communities
  • queer, LGBT, and feminist movements
  • migration, gender, and sexuality
  • same-sex marriage rights
  • transgender issues
  • sex education