Summer 2020 Exchange Programs Offered
Please note: additional partner schools may be added the week of February 17th
|COUNTRY||CITY||PARTNER SCHOOL||SUMMER PROGRAM SPACES 2019||ENROLMENT TERMS |
|CREDIT EQUIVALENCY||PARTNER SCHOOL INFO||PARTNER SCHOOL FACT SHEET||INCOMING PARTNER SCHOOL WEBSITE|
|Denmark||Copenhagen||Copenhagen Business School||5||Mid June - end July||7.5 ECTS = 3 SSB credits|
15 ECTS = 6 SSB credits
|Mexico||Mexico City||ITAM - Instituto Technológico Autónomo de Mexico||2||Mid-June - mid-July||6 ITAM credits = 3 SSB credits||Improve Spanish||ITAM Summer School 2020|
|U.K.||Lancaster||Lancaster University||3||Mid-June - early July + optional mid-July to early August||3 credits SSB business elective credits|
+ optional 3 credits regionally focused/non-business
|Lancaster Global Summer Schools|
Why study abroad in summer?
Not sure if a Full Term Exchange is right for you but still want to step out of your comfort zone? The Summer Program is a great opportunity to have the exchange experience in a condensed period of time. Understanding management and business in an international context is a requirement in today’s global economy. The benefits of participating in one of Schulich’s international opportunities are numerous:
Exposure to global perspectives and industries
Expansion of career options
Improve cross-cultural communication skills
Build a global network
What are you waiting for? Internationalize your degree and explore all the world has to offer while gaining credits toward your program of study!
“For me, exchange was more than just a chance to travel and meet new people; it was a chance to find out more about myself and for personal growth. I know that the skills I’ve developed from my international experience will help me throughout my career and for the rest of my life!”
EligibilityView details Hide details
- Students are eligible to study in a summer program anytime after completion of 2nd year core courses
- Attain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 5.50 prior to the desired summer program term
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Summer 2020 Exchange Program info in the link below…
**Please note: additional partner schools may be added the week of February 17th
How to ApplyView details Hide details
Fill out this Online Application Form
Upload your resume (1 page), explanation of interest in the Summer Exchange Program, and reason(s) for school/program choices (1 page maximum).
Submit application. Ensure you receive the confirmation email.
Deadline: February 24th 2020 @ 9AM
**International Relations will be in touch with you if an interview is necessary. Keep your eye out for an email.
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Students are matched to a partner school based on the responses to their application questions and their discussion in the interview. The Exchange Selection Committee is looking for the student’s rationale for the school, in combination with their professionalism and ability to be an ambassador for Schulich.
Students will be informed as to the school they have been matched. They will be given approximately two weeks to confirm their acceptance of the offer.
Partner School Nominations
Once confirmed, the Undergraduate International Program Coordinator will nominate student(s) to the partner school at which time, the partner school will contact the student to begin setting up the exchange. The student will be required to submit the requested documentation to the exchange school.
Pre-Departure PreparationView details Hide details
Prior to Departure
Students are required to attend a Pre-Departure Session. Some topics to be covered include:
- Dual Citizenship
- Medical clearance and proof of vaccination
Students must submit the following information electronically to the International Program Coordinator for approval prior to departure:
- A copy of the Final Study Plan form
- Submit the online Emergency Contact Form and Risk & Responsibility Waiver Form
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- Pay Tuition
- Final Study Plan
Prior to travelling, it is recommended that travellers review the Government of Canada Web site for travel advisories as well as register with your foreign consulate/embassy. Canadian citizens should register with the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development.
The following information will be outlined in Travel Procedures.
- Work on your Exchange Report
- Represent Schulich & Canada
- Social Media
Have fun responsibly!
After Program CompletionView details Hide details
Students will required to submit the following items:
- Exchange Report
- Social Media Submission
- Volunteer at International Opportunities Fair
- Join the Open Arms Committee
- Update your Resume
- Apply for Full Term Exchange Program!
Please follow the format outlined in the Exchange Report & Social Media Requirements.
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For any additional questions or concerns, feel free to contact a member of the International Relations Team