Summer abroad program

Summer study abroad programs offer students the best of both worlds: time abroad to broaden their horizons without sacrificing their on-campus life. Even students with rigorous academic schedules can fulfil their desire to make the most of their summers as they can earn academic credits while understanding and appreciating new cultures. Thus, students have an opportunity to earn college credits from prestigious colleges and universities and/or gain experience with international companies of repute, all the while exploring new cultures, traveling the world, learning new languages and becoming a part of a global community. Summer study abroad programs, hence are a perfect avenue for students to balance their desire for international exploration while making the most of a vibrant and enriching campus experience. These programs are usually 2 to 4 weeks duration.


St. Petersburg State Maritime Technical University (SPbGMTU)
RUSSIA

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With roots since 1899, St. Petersburg State Maritime Technical University (SPbGMTU) is the only university in Russia that prepares world-class engineers for the whole spectrum of shipbuilding specialties. The University is known for the design, construction and technical operation of sea-going vessels, combat surface ships and submarines, as well as technical means for ensuring the exploration and production of oil, gas and other minerals on the seabed.

SPbGMTU is inviting students of GITAM to visit its campus from 28/05/2018-10/06/2018 for academic and cultural experience. Petersburg City is the second largest city in Russia popularly knows as Cultural capital of Russia and Venice of North.

The total cost of the program including accommodation and food is USD 800(excluding international travel and visa).

Last date for submitting filled-in application along with passport size photo and copy of passport is 25/04/2018.
Send the same to study_abroad@gitam.edu


IQS, Barcelona, Spain

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IQS (Institut Quimic de Sarria) is a Jesuit Institution, and one of the most prestigious Universities on the national and international academic and scientific stage. With more than 110 years of teaching experience, IQS distinguishes itself by focusing on answering the dynamic social, economic and industrial challenges facing today’s society. Accredited by AACSB ranked in TIMES in the Top 100 Global Employability ranking.

IQS is offering two summer programs from 25th June to 13th July 2018 at Barcelona, Spain - One for Engineering/science students another for Management students.


PROGRAM 1: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

This program analyzes changes in international economy and both effects on the society and on the company’s behavior. Mainly, the course aims to study the effects of globalization on business trends and firms’ behavior.


PROGRAM 2: NANOTECHNOLOGY

An introduction to nanotechnology focused on new applications and market opportunities. The program is centred in highlighting the relationship between structure and properties. There will be practical work in laboratory.

The students will have classes and lab work(for engineering stream) Monday to Thursday (morning and afternoon) as per the attached program. The rest of the time, they will do company visits, sight-seeing, cultural activities. The student would receive participation certificate at the end.

GITAM students get 75% discount on the program fee. Thus they pay only 837,50€ (INR Rs.67,000) and another INR Rs.60,000 for accommodation & food for three week program. Cost of airfare and visa are additional.

Interested Students of GITAM must submit filled-in application initialed by the concerned HoD along with passport size photo(jpeg) and copy of passport on or before 05/04/18.
All the three files must be sent as winrar file.
Email Subject should have IQS, name of the student, program, year and student ID.
Email ID: study_abroad@gitam.edu.


Lancaster University, UK

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Established in 1960s, Lancaster University(LU) is a highly ranked global university and is among the best in the UK - Top 10 in all three major national league tables. Also LU ranked 135 in the QS World Rankings. It has over 12,000 students. The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018 named LU as 'University of the Year'. GITAM is a proud partner university of LU.

LU is inviting students of GITAM for its International Cultural Experience Programme(ICP) 2018, scheduled from July 22 – August 11. Apart from classes and activities with other students from China, Pakistan, Malaysia etc the students would be visiting London, Manchester and nearby cities. UK students from Lancaster University would be organising these events with the support of university faculty & staff.

GITAM students are invited to register for ICP 2018 on payment of £1,100/person for a non-credit certificate or £1,800/person for credit certificate. The fee covers the tuition and scheduled activities of the programme. It also covers the accommodation from Sunday 22nd of July until Saturday 11th of August, and all meals while students are on campus. Cost of airfare and visa are additional. Estimated total cost is under INR 2,00,000.

Interested Students of GITAM must submit filled-in application initialled by the concerned HoD along with passport size photo(jpeg) and copy of passport on or before 05/04/18.

All the three files must be sent as winrar file.

Email Subject should have Lancaster, UK with name of the student, program, year and student ID number.

Email ID: study_abroad@gitam.edu.

If you want to see student life at Lancaster University, visit https://www.facebook.com/lancasteruniversity/videos/10154965334932827/
and a link to Virtual Open Day here: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/virtual-open-day/"

For more on ICE 2017 program visit the following links,
https://www.la1tv.co.uk/player/185/710
https://www.la1tv.co.uk/player/185/706