Study Abroad

EIA European Innovation Academy 2023 July 16 to Aug. 4

3 - week study abroad program about entrepreneurship and innovation. Develop an entrepreneurial mindset, build your business skillset and stand out!

Image of Globe with Student Standing in a CircleEIA PORTO, PORTUGAL
July 16 - August 4, 2023

From an idea to a startup with mentors and speakers from industry. EIA program is developed in cooperation with world class universities and companies from Silicon Valley.


  • EIA is an intense program with hundreds of students from the world's top universities coming together in an international working environment.
  • Students will immerse in a rigorous, yet fun, international working environment while creating a startup.
  • Join over 500 students from 300 universities and 85 nations
  • Students will gain practical, insider knowledge from 100 world-class mentors and speakers.
  • Students will pitch their new startup idea to a global investor community.
  • The program is open to graduate and undergraduate students.

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Academic Credit and Scholarship Opportunities

Students may be eligible to receive academic credit for participation in this program. (Contact the program directors and consult with your academic advisor for more details.)

The future of entrepreneurship powered by education

The Innovation Academy has become a recognized leader in tech entrepreneurship education. Their educational programs are developed through joint partnerships with professionals from the world’s top institutions including Stanford University, U.C. Berkeley, and Google.

This is your chance to join future entrepreneurs and business leaders, and immerse yourself in a multicultural ecosystem of over 15,000 alumni and faculty hailing from more than eighty-five countries.


This program takes you through the real-life process of building a startup from concept to launch and gives you the know-how to make it happen.


Students from diverse disciplines - developers, designers, marketers, - form five person teams to build a startup together.


Become part of an ecosystem, compiled of students, mentors, speakers, and faculty, representing countries all around the globe.