Over the past five years, more than 500 high school students form India went abroad on AFS exchanges to United states, Italy, Norway, Switzerland, Brazil, Hongkong, Japan and many other countries. The students can however select from over 52 countries where AFS has its partners.
Age limit - 15 to 17 ½ years.
Duration – One acadamic year
1. A strong connection of involvement with the people and way of life in your host country.
2. New relationships that will change your outlook in profound ways.
3. A passion for understanding different cultures in addition to the one you visit.
4. The ability to understand and express yourself in another language, often fluently.
5. A lifelong interest and concern for other countries and international issues.
6. A greater flexibility when dealing with other people and situations.