Semester Exchange - Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) - CEM

Semester Exchange - Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) - CEM

ITESM (in English: Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education), also known as Tecnológico de Monterrey or simply as Tec, is a private, nonsectarian and coeducational multi-campus university based in Monterrey, Mexico. Founded in 1943 by leading regional industrialists, ITESM has since grown to include 31 campuses in 25 cities throughout the country[3] and its wealth, influence and widespread recognition have made it one of the most prestigious universities in the Spanish speaking world.

Country: Mexico
Program Dates: First semester: January - June, Second semester:August to November
Type of program: Semester Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: Spanish
More Information: Please refer to this website Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) - CEM

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • Enrolled into an undergraduate degree at Macquarie, 
  • Students must have minimum GPA of 2.0 at time of assessment, 
  • Completed a minimum 12cp at time of assessment, 
  • Pay the $50 Application Fee, 
  • Satisfy other criteria specified 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

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.

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Summary
ITESM (in English: Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education), also known as Tecnológico de Monterrey or simply as Tec, is a private, nonsectarian and coeducational multi-campus university based in Monterrey, Mexico. Founded in 1943 by leading regional industrialists, ITESM has since grown to include 31 campuses in 25 cities throughout the country[3] and its wealth, influence and widespread recognition have made it one of the most prestigious universities in the Spanish speaking world.

Area of study
Business; Engineering and IT; Environment; Law, security and intelligence; Media, creative arts, and communication; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Business, Engineering, IT, Humanities, Communication, Economics and Politics, Law, Exchange, Mexico

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,000

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://students.mq.edu.au/experience/travel-while-studying/apply

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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