Short Term Exchange - University of Trento (July)

Short Term Exchange - University of Trento (July)

The University of Trento is located in the beautiful small town of Trento in Northern Italy. The university is offering at short term program on Global Challenges taught in English during July for senior UG students (completed 2 years of study) or master students. This is a multi-disciplinary program suitable for students with elective credit in their degree structure. The two weeks of the summer school will combine classes with high profile scholars and other activities, including visits to outstanding examples of entrepreneurship in the Trento Region. Studying in Trento does not just mean studying.

Thanks to the “Opera Universitaria” (the University Guild) and to UNI.Sport, Trento offers much more: subsidized accommodation in the halls of residence and in apartments, bicycle loans, concerts, cinemas, themed events, fitness courses, sports centres. There are more than 16,000 students, about 600 professors and researchers these numbers indicate that the University can provide an ideal environment for study and research.

Country: Italy 
Program Dates: 2 - 15 July 2017
Application Deadline: 12 March 2017 
Type of program: Short Term Exchange 
Length of program: 2 weeks 
Language of Instruction: English 
Accommodation: University of Trento organise students accommodation. Please refer to the accommodation website.
Course Information: Please refer to program information and sample timetable. MQ approval TBC.

Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for this program, you must: 
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher, 
  • Completion of at least UG 36cp to go abroad, 
    Elective credit points remaining to complete the program, 
    Relevant unit space in degree to take approved subjects, 
    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: There is a 350 Euros fee which weill need to be paid to Trento, covering living and lodging costs during the 2 weeks in Trento (travel from abroad to Trento is excluded). 

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 ass"

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