Short Term Exchange - Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July)

Short Term Exchange - Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July)

The Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is an autonomous university in Singapore offering publicly-funded degree programmes. NTU is consistently ranked amongst the world's best universities in all of the major college and university rankings and is regarded as one of the top 3 universities in Asia. In the 2016 QS World University Rankings, NTU was ranked 13th in the world and 2nd in Asia.

The university has 10 Nobel laureates and a Fields Medalist on its panel of international advisers. NTU is comprehensive and research-intensive university, with over 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The University is organized into 8 colleges and schools. They are the College of Engineering, the College of Science, the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, the Nanyang Business School, and the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine - set up jointly with Imperial College London. NTU is also home to several autonomous institutions including the National Institute of Education, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Interdisciplinary Graduate School, Earth Observatory of Singapore, Singapore Centre on Environmental Life Sciences Engineering, Institute on Asian Consumer Insight, and the College of Professional and Continuing Education.

Country: Singapore 
Program Dates: 3 - 28 July 2017 
Area of Study: Business, Law, Security and Intelligence, Media, Creative arts, and communication, Science, Society, history and languages 
Type of program: Short Term Exchange 
Length of program: 1 month 
Language of Instruction: English 
Accommodation: Students need to pay for their own accommodation (Approx. S$1,200). Students will be staying off-campus at Hotel West, with daily transport provided to get to campus and back. Check-in will take place on 3rd January, while check-out will take place on the 23rd of January. Further information will be provided to successful applicants.
Course Details: GEM Trailblazer Short Term Summer Programme will be offering 5 tracks in 2017 with new modules coming up in Track 3, 4 and 5.
Track 1: Chinese Language & Cultural Studies
Track 2: Entrepreneurship & Innovation Asia
Track 3: Creative Design & Media (New modules coming up!)
Track 4: Success in the Globalised Marketplace (New modules coming up!)
Track 5: New Technologies, New World (New modules coming up!)

Program Name Open to (Current) Program Dates Notes
Chinese Language&CulturalStudies UG 3/ July - 28/ July/ 2017 Students from Partner Universities will receive a 60% discount of NTU GEM Trailblazer Summer Tuition Fees
Creative Design &Media  UG 3/ July - 28/ July/ 2017 Students from Partner Universities will receive a 60% discount of NTU GEM Trailblazer Summer Tuition Fees
New World, New Technologies  UG 3/ July - 28/ July/ 2017 Students from Partner Universities will receive a 60% discount of NTU GEM Trailblazer Summer Tuition Fees

Students may take a maximum of 2 courses within a track or cross tracks. However, students need to check the course schedule to prevent any clashes between the courses. Information on the course schedule will be available soon by Dec 2016. For more information please refer to this website.

Academic Advice: All students looking to apply for a program should seek Academic Advice with the relevant Department or Faculty.

Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for this program, you must: 

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad, Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy.

How to Apply 

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: 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

Logistics Fees: Airfare: subject to change depending on time of booking. Students should not book until they receive official acceptance from NTU 

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance. 

Program Costs: This is a fee-paying program, all students must pay the program fee under the instruction of the host university. Additionally, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.


*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Summary
Study a Short Term Exchange program in Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July) for 1 month, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July) is located in Singapore

Area of study
Business; Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
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Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) (July), Short Term Exchange, Singapore, Business, Media, Creative arts, and communication, Science, Society, history and languages

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate

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