Short Term Exchange - Linköping University (December - February)

Short Term Exchange - Linköping University (December - February)

Linköping University (LiU) is is a state university in Linköping, Sweden. Linköping University was granted full university status in 1975 and is now one of Sweden's larger academic institutions. Linköping University (LiU) is one of Sweden’s larger academic institutions and among those that offer the largest number of professional degree programmes, in fields such as medicine, education, business, economics and engineering. Research is conducted within a variety of disciplines, with strong internationally recognised research environments, e.g. materials science, information technology and disability studies. Linkoping University is one of Sweden’s larger academic institutions. Their short courses allows Macquarie students to enjoy all Linkoping has to offer, whilst gaining credit towards their degree. Short courses offered in Finance, Economics, Business, Law, Politics.

Country: Sweden
Program Dates: Period 1: 5 December 2016 - 20 January 2017. Period 2: 23 January 2017 - 24 February 2017
Application Deadline: 25 September 2016
Type of program: Short Term Exchange
Length of Program: 1 month
Language of Instruction: English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Short courses offered in Finance, Economics, Business, Law, Politics. Students may select one intensive subject. Period 1: Undergraduate: International and European Law = Unspecified LAW 400/500, International Business = BUS201, Developmental Economics = Unspecified 200 Level Economics, Risk Management of Financial Markets = Unspecified 200 Level Finance, International HRM = HRM307, Europe in the World = Unspecified POL 200 Level. Period 2: Undergraduate: Behavioral Economics = Unspecified 200 Level Economics, Management Control = Unspecified 200 level Commerce/Economics. Postgraduate: Contemporary European Institutions = BUS870, Business Finance = BUS870. For further information please see the Linkoping website.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled into an undergraduate degree at Macquarie University
  •  Students must have minimum GPA 2.5 of 4.0 at time of assessment
  • Completed a minimum 18 credit points at time of assessment
  • Pay the $50 Application Fee
  • Satisfy other criteria specified in the Student Exchange Policy
  • Students need to ensure they have one of the offered courses equivalents within their degree in order to be able to apply. Unspecified units can be used where there is elective space in a degree.
  • Students wishing to seek BUS870 credit must be enrolled in a Master of Economics, Master of International Business, or Master of Commerce.

How to apply

Important notes:

Application Fee: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Cost and Funding Website.

Fees: Airfare: subject to change depending on time of booking, students should not book until they receive official acceptance from Linkoping. Accommodation: approx. 500AUD for the month. Living expenses: amounts will vary according to personal taste and will include meals, travelling around Sweden, and social activities.

Insurance: Travel insurance: must be purchased for duration of the trip. More information will be given to successful applicants.

Program Costs: Macquarie enrolment fees: students will be enrolled into a corresponding Macquarie unit, for which the usual fees (or HECS deferral) is due.

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Summary
Linköping University (LiU) is is a state university in Linköping, Sweden. Their short courses allows Macquarie students to enjoy all Linkoping has to offer, whilst gaining credit towards their degree.

Area of study
Business; Law, security and intelligence; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Graduate, Business, Economics, Finance, Exchange, Short term, Linkoping, Sweden, Law, Politics, Human Resources, HR

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/vcis-closing-dates

Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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