International Summer School Opportunities

Amazing opportunity for three students to go to Ireland! WITH FUNDING!!

The National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG) will be delivering the following courses this summer: 

Three week immersion course: 29th May – 19th June 2020 (ICUF award - €1,660 per scholar, covering tuition, shared accommodation and full board) This course is tailored to the requirements of Canadian scholars & Fulbright scholars, and there are 12 ECT credits awarded on successful completion of the course. More details on the course can be found here: http://www.oegaillimh.ie/acadamh/cursai/cursaieile/fulbright_icuf/

Four week immersion course: 10th July – 7th August 2020 (ICUF award - €2,540 per scholar, covering tuition, shared accommodation and full board) This course has options which would suit students looking to take courses at a higher level than those offered in the three week course. Details of this program can be found here: http://www.nuigalway.ie/international-summer-school/courses/irishlanguage/

To apply - please complete the UPEI International Experience Application.

UPEI DEADLINE - March 13th, 2020


ESC Rennes School of Business

ESC Rennes School of Business in France is offering our students two excellent courses this coming May/June!

  1. Competitive Strategy: May 26–June 5, 2020
  2. Responsible Management: June 9–19, 2020

These Summer Programs offer intensive academic and professional courses taught in English by a team of multicultural professors from Rennes School of Business. They are a great opportunity for students from around the world to improve their knowledge and expertise in these fields; and to make new friends and contacts.

Seats are limited so if you are interested, please contact the UPEI Study Abroad office at studyabroad@upei.ca and apply through the International Experience Application form

UPEI deadline is March 25, 2020 


University of Jyväskylä - Finland 

International Summer School in Human Sciences
May 18–June 12, 2020


The University of Jyväskylä is pleased to welcome you to our 17th International Summer School in Human Sciences in May-June 2020. The Summer School in Human Sciences comprises of 22 interdisciplinary courses for undergraduate and/or graduate students interested in e.g. language and culture studies, communication, education, music, psychology, sport and health sciences, business and marketing and social sciences.

Courses available:

Week I: May 18–22, 2020

  • Visual Communication as a Way to Improve Working Life Skills
  • Finnish Language and Culture
  • Education in Finland
  • Introduction to Intercultural Communication
  • Sports Economics

Week II: May 25–29, 2020

  • Physical Activity, Sport, Health and Health Promotion - International Perspectives
  • Regional Approaches to Global Sustainability
  • Conflict and Intergroup Communication
  • How to Make a Successful Application for Erasmus+ Sport Programme
  • Ear Training & Blended Learning
  • Intrapreneurship: Current Perspectives on New Business Development and Corporate Entrepreneurship

Week III: June 1–5, 2020

  • Sport Marketing
  • National Education Systems: Foundations, Frameworks, Structures and Experiences
  • Managing Customer Relationships with Digital Marketing
  • Nordic Working Life Model: Past, Present and the Future of Work in Light of Institutional Theories
  • Multilingual Communication in Multicultural Teams
  • Introduction to Dance Movement Therapy and other Arts Therapies

Week IV: June 8–12, 2020

  • Greek Political Thought and its Modern Echos
  • Humor, Laughter, and Society
  • Music, Mind & Well-being
  • Magic of the Game - Perspectives to Digital Games
  • Adapted Physical Activity

Course descriptions
http://r.jyu.fi/hs-summerschool/courses

How to apply?

The online application form and instructions for completing the application are available at http://r.jyu.fi/hs-summerschool/apply. The application deadline is 1 March 2020. You are welcome to apply for the full summer school programme (one course per week) or parts of it. Each course lasts one week and they are 2-5 ECTS credits.

Participants

Students from partner universities all over the world are invited to apply to the Summer School. Also the degree and exchange students of the University of Jyväskylä are welcome to join the courses.

Costs

Students are accepted to the Summer School in the framework of the bilateral cooperation agreements between the University of Jyväskylä and partner universities. Consequently, we do not charge tuition or course fees. However, students may be required to pay tuition for their own home university to enable credit transfer. We may collect small participation fees for individual events of the social programme. Students are expected to pay for their travel to and from Jyväskylä as well as living expenses and accommodation while in Jyväskylä.

Teaching staff

The teaching staff of the Summer School consists of professors, researchers and experts from the University of Jyväskylä and from partner universities.

Accommodation

Summer School participants can reserve accommodation in the apartments of the Kortepohja Student Village at about 2.5 kilometres / 1.5 miles from the University. They will each have a furnished study-bedroom (with a shared kitchenette and bathroom) which also include a blanket, pillow, bed linen and some basic kitchenware. Also included in the room price is breakfast and the possibility to use the gym.

The cost of accommodation is as follows:

4 weeks: 450 €
3 weeks: 390 €
2 weeks: 320 €
1 week: 235 €

Further information

Summer School in Human Sciences
University of Jyväskylä
E-mail: hsss@jyu.fi
www.jyu.fi/hs-summerschool 


Waseda Summer Session

June 22 - July 16, 2020
Application is due by March 27, 2020

Participants choose 2 courses from a list of 14 options in disciplines such as literature and art, business, culture, economics, history, politics and sociology in the context of Japan and Asia pacific. The classes are taught in English by experienced faculty members, and Japanese classes can be taken as an optional course. There will be organized extracurricular activities such as field trips, site visits and cultural events to experience Tokyo and Japan!

Course descriptions: http://waseda-summer.com/courses/#sec2

Participants

Last year, the program welcomed about 160 international students from 22 different countries and regions around the world.

Cost

JPY 490,000: includes housing
JPY 325,000: housing not included

More details: http://waseda-summer.com/tuition-and-fees/#sec1

How to Apply?

Apply online between March 2nd and 27th: http://waseda-summer.com/application/#sec3

More Information

Waseda University
summersession@list.waseda.jp.


Summer Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Program 2020

Deadline to apply is March 31, 2020

Session 1 (2-week Program)

  • Period: June 22–July 3
  • Course: Introductory Japanese Class only

Session 1 is offered for the applicants who have never studied Japanese before.

Session 2 (4-week Program)

  • Period: July 8–August 5
  • Courses: Beginning to Advanced

Also offering the combined programs with Session 1 and Session 2.

For application process and fees, visit the website