Short Term Exchange - Instituto Superior de Ciencias Do Trabalho E Da Empresa (ISCTE) (July)

Short Term Exchange - Instituto Superior de Ciencias Do Trabalho E Da Empresa (ISCTE) (July)

ISCTE Business School is a unique institution! The distinguished faculty and programs are the most visible components of its value proposition. Its reputation, for being the Portuguese Business School of reference is continuously reinforced by awards, prizes and international accreditation. This program offers Macquarie University students the opportunity to spend a European summer studying business in the beautiful coastal city of Lisbon, Portugal. This is a study abroad (fee-paying) program. 

ISCTE organise cultural and leisure activities every day during the Summer School, such as visits to museums, local football matches, surf lessons, parties etc. On weekends, students can take day visits to the most interesting places in Lisbon, or take 2 – 3 day trips to other cities in Portugal.

Country: Portugal, Europe
Program Dates: 3 July 2017 - 28 July 2017 (TBC)
Application Deadline: 18 March 2017
Type of program: Short term
Length of Program: 1 month
Language of Instruction: English
Accommodation: ISCTE offer accommodation in the complete package (see “Fees Due to ISCTE”). This Residence could be: Professor José Pinto Peixoto Residence with double rooms (with a bathroom and, for each student, a single bed, a wardrobe and a desk), kitchen, laundry, sitting room with TV, games room and internet access; Alfredo de Sousa Residence or Lumiar Residence, both with double rooms, shared bathrooms, kitchens, laundries, computer lab, study room, sitting rooms with TV and internet access.
Course Details: Leadership and Strategic Knowledge: Unspecified Commerce/Economics 300 Level (3cp), Brand Management and Marketing Communications: Unspecified Marketing 200 Level (3cp), International Financial Management: Unspecified Commerce/Economics 200 Level (3cp), Consumer Behaviour: Unspecified Marketing 200 Level (3cp) 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.
More Information: See partner university website.

Eligibility Criteria

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

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Relevant units remaining in your degree to complete designated subjects at ISCTE, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy.
  • Enrolled into an undergraduate degree at Macquarie University

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: See host university website for fees. 

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: As a study abroad student you pay tuition fees to host university. As such, you will not be enrolled at Macqaurie for the duration of your overseas studies. Program cost are listed on the host university website. 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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This program offers Macquarie University students the opportunity to spend a European summer studying business in the beautiful coastal city of Lisbon, Portugal.

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Macquarie, Undergraduate, Business, Marketing, Short term, Empresa, Portugal

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