Short Term Exchange - University of East Anglia (July)

Short Term Exchange - University of East Anglia (July)

University of East Anglia is located in Norwich, a bustling city located between picturesque coastal landscapes and countryside. Always a good place for a night out, the city offers a variety of restaurants, stylish bars, theatres and nightclubs. There are also 2 large shopping centres and a thriving cross-section of eclectic boutiques and independent shops and cafes. There is a great deal of history within the city walls of Norwich, the city boasts over 30 medieval churches, 2 cathedrals and a Norman castle, alongside numerous art galleries and museums. London is less than 2 hours away by direct train which means that Norwich is ideally located to explore the UK and Europe. The city also has an international airport with daily connections to and from Amsterdam, making it easy to travel further afield.

The courses offered are most suited to students enrolled in either Arts, Media, Culture or Literature related degrees. Students participating in the program will gain credit towards their Macquarie degree by taking subjects that may not be offered at Macquarie.

Country: United Kingdom
Program Dates: 24 June 2017 - 21 July 2017
Application Deadline: 12 March 2017
Area of Study: Media, Creative arts, and communication, Society, history and languages
Type of program
: Short term
Length of Program: 1 month
Language of Instruction: English
Course Details: Student can study a variety of courses. Current MQ approvals: Digital Animation = MECO319, Global Media and Communications Law = 100 level Unspecified MECO, Plague and Disease in the Medieval City = 200 level Unspecified Arts, Religion and Rebellion: Medieval East Anglia = 300 level Unspecified Arts, Inequality and Society in the Globalised World = 200 level Unspecified CUL. Further Macquarie unit equivalency to be confirmed. 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.
Accommodation
: Accommodation is guaranteed for Macquarie University students and included in the logistics fee. Students need to pay for their own accommodation. More information will be given to successful students.
More Information: Please refer to this website University of East Anglia

Eligibility Criteria

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

  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, 
  • 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: Macquarie students do not pay tuition to East Anglia. The tuition waived fee is £2395, which includes everything listed here.  

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: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, 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
The courses offered are most suited to students enrolled in either Business, Culture, or Psychology-related degrees. Students participating in the program will gain credit towards their Macquarie degree by taking subjects that may not be offered at Macquarie.

Area of study
Business; Health and medical sciences; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Business, Culture, Psychology, Short term, East Anglia, United Kingdom

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$700

Phone
No phone entered

Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0eWDMfflqBovSfj

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

Level of study
Undergraduate

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