Go abroad for summer 2018

Go abroad for summer 2018

Summer schools and bespoke short term programmes are available to full time undergraduate students from all subject backgrounds registered at the University of Glasgow. This is a unique opportunity to:

  • Explore other cultures
  • Make new friends around the world
  • Learn or improve your foreign language skills.

Summer opportunities 2018

What’s available? 

  • Free places on the Radboud University Nijmegen Summer School (18 places available)
  • Bespoke two-week programmes with Volunteering experience in Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany (50 places available)
  • Bespoke one-week Summer school at University of Applied Police Sciences of the Federal State of Brandenburg (12 places available)
  • You can also apply for a summer school and be considered for a scholarship at a partner university .

Criteria and how to apply

Criteria

  • Scholarships, free places at Radboud University and on the bespoke programmes are open to all University of Glasgow Undergraduate students, except those in their final year.
  • Only one free place awarded per student per term; priority will be given to students applying for the first time.
  • Only one scholarship awarded per student per term (including summer school funding from Colleges).
  • Students who have a place on the main Go Abroad exchange programme may apply, but priority will be given to students who have not secured an exchange place or who are applying to go abroad for the first time.

How to apply

  1. Identify a summer school course at one of our partner institutions or select one of the bespoke opportunities at Radboud University, J.Gutenberg University Mainz or Brandenberg academy. You can select up to 2 options on the application form.
  2. Ensure you understand the partner’s application process and the terms and conditions (deadlines, costs, dates, etc) – You may need to apply for your place before the outcome of the scholarship is announced.
  3. Apply online for a scholarship or a free place at : https://glasgow.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/go-abroad-for-summer-2018. Closing date 26 March 2018
  4. We will let you know the outcome of your application at the beginning of April.

Radboud University Summer School in Nijmegen (Netherlands)

Radboud University Summer School in Nijmegen (Netherlands) 

Dates: 5-17 August 2018
Places available: 18

Who is it for?
This opportunity is open to students from any subjects.

What is it about?
Choose from 50 short courses in social Sciences, education, Humanities, Business and Life Sciences.

Radboud Summer School is one of Europe’s leading Summer Schools. It offers 50 different courses in a range of academic fields (Social Sciences, education, Humanities, Business and Life Sciences). All courses will focus on topics that are on the forefront of scientific knowledge.

With around 600 participants each year, the Summer School is also a unique opportunity to meet other international students and researchers with different cultural and academic backgrounds and to get to know Radboud University and the city of Nijmegen.

Cost
The summer school is free and the registration fee, course material, access to library and IT facilities, tea & coffee, lunch and a number of social activities are included.

You are responsible for your flights to the Netherlands, transfer to and from Nijmegen, accommodation and personal expenses during the summer school.

Accommodation
See Radboud University website for accommodation details and costs. 


German Language and Culture with Volunteering in JGU Mainz, Germany

German Language and Culture with Volunteering 2-week programme in Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

Dates: 9-23 June 2018
Places available: 25

Who is it for?
This opportunity will be of particular interest to students of modern languages and education but is open to anyone else with an interest in German culture and working with refugees.

What is about?
This two-week summer school combines German language classes with the possibility to work with children and refugees in a school environment. The language classes will be held by a professional teacher of German as a foreign language. You will also visit a school in Bad Kreuznach, where you will have the opportunity to work with refugee children.

The programme will be accompanied by a cultural programme to discover the beautiful city of Mainz, Mainz University Campus and the Nahe valley next to Bad Kreuznach, which belongs to the most popular wine-growing regions in Germany. You will also have some free time to explore on your own.

To help us tailor the language classes to our participants, indicate your proficiency level using the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. You do not need to speak any German prior to your participation.

Cost 
The course is free but you are responsible for your flights to Germany, transfer to and from Mainz, accommodation (circa £305 including breakfast) and personal expenses during the Summer school.

Accommodation
Youth hostels in Mainz and Bad Kreuznach.


Refugee Policy Week with Volunteering programme in JGU Mainz, Germany

Refugee Policy Week with Volunteering programme in Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

Dates: 25 June – 8 July 2018
Places available: 25

Who is it for?
This opportunity will be of particular interest to students of social sciences and education but is open to anyone else with an interest in German culture and working with refugees.

What is it about?
This two-week summer school on European refugee policy and identity is combined with the possibility of working with refugees and children. In the first week of the programme, you will take part in seminars and talks provided by scholars of Mainz University’s School of Social Sciences. After engaging with the issue of refugees in Europe from an academic and theoretical perspective, you will have the opportunity in the second week to work with refugee children and other children of a Bad Kreuznach School in a holiday camp environment.

The programme will be accompanied by a cultural programme to discover the beautiful city of Mainz, Mainz University Campus and the Nahe valley next to Bad Kreuznach, which belongs to the most popular wine-growing regions in Germany. You will also have some free time to explore on your own.

Cost 
The course is free but you are responsible for your flights to Germany, transfer to and from Mainz, accommodation (circa £380 incl. breakfast) and personal expenses during the Summer school.

Accommodation
Youth hostels in Mainz and Bad Kreuznach.


University of Applied Police Sciences of the Federal State of Brandenburg Summer School

University of Applied Police Sciences of the Federal State of Brandenburg Summer School

Dates: 6 - 12 August 2018 (one week)
Places available: 12

Who is it for?
The programme is open to students in any subject, and it will be of particular interest to those studying criminology, law, sociology, public administration (including risk management), and forensic investigation, and to those interested in pursuing a career in policing.

What is it is about?
Over the course of the week, you will gain a unique, immersive insight into policing in a modern democracy, the evolving nature of threats and the ways in which the authorities are countering them. This will entail a comprehensive look at all aspects of policing in Germany, including German criminal law, forensic investigation, crisis management, and special operations.

Learning will take place predominantly on campus at the Brandenburg University of Applied Police Sciences just outside of Berlin, where all participants will stay. This will be supplemented with visits to the headquarters of the Brandenburg Police in Potsdam and to the Bundestag in Berlin. Through these added excursions you will acquire an in-depth understanding of German policing and all its associated dimensions.

Cost
The course is free, but you are responsible for your flights, transport to and from Berlin, and Accommodation and personal expenses during the summer school.

Accommodation cost is around (EUR 11 per evening) and meals are estimated to be c. EUR 15 per day.

The academy is based in the former barracks of Sachsenhausen concentration camp in Orianenburg).


Go Abroad Scholarships

A total of 71 Go Abroad scholarships ranging from £500 to £800 are available:

  • 63 scholarships of £500
  • 5 x U21 Partners Scholarships for at U21 partners only
  • 1 scholarship of £550 for student attending a summer programme in Italy
  • 2 scholarships of £800 attending a non-European summer programme.

Go Abroad Scholarships will be awarded in priority to candidates wishing to attend a Summer school at one of the University of Glasgow’s partner Universities (see below).

Candidates applying for a summer course at Radboud University or one of the bespoke programmes at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and University of Applied Police Sciences of the Federal State of Brandenburg may also be considered.


Go Abroad Partners

Argentina

  • University of Salvador (USAL), Argentina (Universidad del Salvador)

Australia

  • Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • University of Melbourne, Australia
  • University of New South Wales, Australia
  • University of Queensland, Australia
  • University of Sydney, Australia
  • University of Western Australia

Austria

  • University of Vienna (Universität Wien)
  • Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria (Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien)
  • Vienna University of Technology, Austria (Technische Universität Wien)

Azerbaijan

  • Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy University, Azerbaijan (ADA Universiteti)

Belgium

  • Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium (Université Catholique de Louvain [UCL])
  • Ghent University, Belgium (Universiteit Gent)
  • ISTI-Cooremans, Belgium (Université libre de Bruxelles)
  • KU Leuven, Belgium
  • University of Antwerp, Belgium (Universiteit Antwerpen)
  • University of Education Upper Austria (Pädagogische Hochschule Oberösterreich)
  • University of Leuven (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (Univerzitet U Sarjevu )

Brazil

  • Sao Paolo State University (UNESP), Brazil (Universidade Estadual Paulista – UNESP)
  • University of Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil (Universidade de São Paulo)

Canada

  • Dalhousie University, Canada
  • McGill University, Canada
  • Queens University, Canada
  • Simon Fraser University (SFU), Canada
  • University of Alberta, Canada
  • University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada
  • University of British Columbia, Okanagan, Canada
  • University of Calgary, Canada
  • University of Ottawa, Canada
  • University of Quebec-UQAM, Canada (L'Université du Québec à Montréal)
  • University of Toronto, Canada

Chile

  • Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (PUC) (Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso, Chile (Universidad Católica de Valparaíso)

China

  • Nankai University, China
  • University of Nottingham Ningbo Campus, China (宁波诺丁汉大学)

Croatia

  • University of Split, Croatia (Sveučilište u Splitu)

Czech Republic

  • Charles University in Prague (Univerzita Karlova v Praze)
  • Czech Technical University in Prague (Ceské vysoké uèení technické v Praze)
  • Masaryk University, Czech Republic (Masarykova Univerzita)
  • University of Ostrava, Czech Republic (Ostravska Univerzita v Ostrave)
  • University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Czech Rep (Jihočeská univerzita v Českých Budějovicích)

Denmark

  • Aarhus University, Denmark (Aarhus Universitet)
  • Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
  • University of Copenhagen, Denmark (Kobenhavns Universitet)

Estonia

  • University of Tartu, Estonia (Tartu Ülikool)

Finland

  • Åbo Akademi University, Finland (Åbo Akademi)
  • Tampere University of Technology, Finland (Tampereen Teknillinen Korkeakoulu)
  • University of Eastern Finland, Finland
  • University of Helsinki, Finland (Helsingin Yliopisto)
  • University of Tampere, Finland (Tampereen Yliopisto)
  • University of Turku, Finland (Turun Yliopisto)

France

  • Aix-Marseille University (Aix-Marseille Université)
  • Audencia Business School, France
  • CPE Lyon, France (Ecole Supérieure de Chimie Physique Electronique de Lyon)
  • Ecole du Louvre, France
  • ENSAI, France (École Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Analyse de l'Information)
  • ENSMA, France (Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et D’Aérotechnique)
  • ESTP Paris, France (Ecole Speciale des Travaux Publics )
  • Grenoble Alpes University, France (Université Grenoble Alpes)
  • Grenoble Institute of Technology, France (Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble Grenoble)
  • INSA Toulouse, France (Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Toulouse)
  • ISAE, France (Institut Supérieur de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace)
  • Jean Moulin University Lyon 3, France (Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3)
  • Lille Catholic University - FSEG, France (Université Catholique de Lille)
  • Lille Catholic University - IESEG, France (Université Catholique de Lille)
  • Lumière University Lyon 2, France (Université Lumière Lyon 2)
  • National Graduate School of Engineering Chemistry of Lille, France (École Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Lille [ENSCL])
  • New Sorbonne University – Paris III, France (Université Paris III Sorbonne Nouvelle)
  • Nice Sophia Antipolis University, France (Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis)
  • Pantheon-Sorbonne University - Paris 1, France (Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne)
  • Paris Institute of Political Studies, France (Insitut d’Études Politiques de Paris)
  • Paris Sorbonne University (Paris IV), France (Université Paris-Sorbonne, Paris IV)
  • Paul Sabatier University - Toulouse III, France (Université Paul Sabatier – Toulouse III)
  • SciencesPo, France ( Institut D'Etudes Politiques des Paris)
  • Sigma Clermont, France
  • University of Bordeaux, France (Université de Bordeaux)
  • University of Caen Normandy, France (Université de Caen Normandie)
  • University of Clermont-Auvergne, France (Université Clermont Auvergne)
  • University of Franche-Comté, France (Université de Franche-Comté)
  • University of Poitiers, France (Université de Poitiers)
  • University of Savoy Mont Blanc, France (Université de Savoie Mont Blanc)
  • University of Strasbourg, France (Université de Strasbourg)
  • University of Technology of Compiègne - UTC, France (Université de Technologie de Compiègne)
  • University Paris-Sud, France (Université Paris-Sud)
  • University Toulouse Jean Jaures, France (Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès)
  • UPPA, France (Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Audour)
  • UTT - University of Technology of Troyes, France (Université de Technologie de Troyes)

Georgia

  • Ilia State University, Georgia

Germany

  • Esslingen University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule Esslingen)
  • Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Germany
  • Free University of Berlin, Germany (Freie Universitat Berlin)
  • Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena)
  • Furtwangen University (HFU), Germany (Hochschule Furtwangen University)
  • Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany (Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main)
  • Hamburg University of Applied Sciences - HAW Hamburg, Germany (Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften Hamburg)
  • Heidelberg University, Germany (Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg)
  • Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
  • Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz , Germany (Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz)
  • Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, Germany (Hochschule Karlsruhe)
  • LMU Munich, Germany (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
  • Ruhr University Bochum, Germany (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
  • Technical University of Munich, Germany (Technische Universität München)
  • TU Braunschweig, Germany (Technische Universität Braunschweig)
  • University of Bonn, Germany (Rheinische Friedrichs-Wilhemls-Universität Bonn)
  • University of Bremen, Germany (Universität Bremen)
  • University of Cologne, Germany (Universität zu Köln)
  • University of Freiburg, Germany (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
  • University of Hannover, Germany (Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover)
  • University of Kiel, Germany (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)
  • University of Konstanz, Germany (Universität Konstanz)
  • University of Mannheim, Germany (Universität Mannheim)
  • University of Tübingen, Germany (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)

Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
  • Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
  • University of Hong Kong

Hungary

  • Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary (Budapesti Műszaki és Gazdaságtudományi Egyetem or BME)
  • Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary (Budapesti Corvinus Egyetem)

Iceland

  • Reykjavik University, Iceland (Háskólinn í Reykjavík)
  • University of Iceland, Iceland (Háskóli Íslands)

India

  • IISER Pune, India (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune Society)
  • University of Calcutta, India

Indonesia

  • Andalas University, Indonesia
  • Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia (Institut Teknologi Bandung)
  • Jimbaran Consortium of Universities, Indonesia

Ireland

  • National University of Ireland, Ireland (NUI Galway)
  • University of Dublin - Trinity College, Ireland

Italy

  • LUISS Guido Carli University, Italy (Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli)
  • Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy (Politecnico di Bari)
  • Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy (Politecnico Di Milano)
  • University of Bocconi, Italy (Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi)
  • University of Bologna, Italy (Universita di Bologna)
  • University of Cagliari, Italy (Universita Degli Studi de Cagliari)
  • University of Calabria, Italy (Universita Della Calabria)
  • University of Genova, Italy (Università di Genova)
  • University of Naples Federico II, Italy (Universita degli Studi di Napoli)
  • University of Padua (Padova), Italy (Universita degli studi di Padova)
  • University of Pavia, Italy (Universita degli Studi di Pavia)
  • University of Turin, Italy (Universita degli Studi di Torino)
  • University of Verona, Italy (Universita degli Studi di Verona)

Japan

  • Hitotsubashi University, Japan
  • Keio University, Japan
  • Kyoto University, Japan
  • University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Waseda University, Japan

Kazakhstan

  • Kimep University JSC, Kazakhstan

Korea South

  • Korea University, South Korea
  • Seoul National University, South Korea
  • Yonsei University, South Korea

Kosovo

  • University of Pristina, Kosovo (Universiteti i Prishtines)

Latvia

  • Daugavpils University, Latvia (Daugavpils Universitate)

Lithuania

  • European Humanities University, Lithuania
  • Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania

Malaysia

  • University of Malaya, Malaysia
  • University of Nottingham: Malaysia Campus, Malaysia
  • USM, Malaysia (Universiti Sains Malaysia)

Mexico

  • Monterrey Institute of Technology, Mexico (Tecnológico de Monterrey)

Netherlands

  • Delft University of Technology, Netherlands (Technische Universiteit Delft)
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands (Erasmus Universitet Rotterdam )
  • Fontys University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands (Fontys Hogescholen )
  • Leiden University, Netherlands (Universiteit Leiden)
  • Maastricht University, Netherlands (Universiteit Maastricht)
  • Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen)
  • Tilburg University, Netherlands
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen)
  • Utrecht University, Netherlands (Universiteit Utrecht)
  • VU Amsterdam, Netherlands (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
  • Wageningen University

New Zealand

  • University of Auckland, New Zealand
  • University of Otago, New Zealand

Norway

  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) (Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet)
  • UiT The Arctic University of Norway
  • University of Bergen, Norway (Universitetet i Bergen)
  • University of Oslo, Norway (Universitetet i Oslo)

Poland

  • Jagiellonian University, Poland (Universytet Jagiellonski/UJ)
  • Kozminski University, Poland
  • University of Warsaw, Poland (Uniwersytet Warszawski)

Portugal

  • Catholic Lisbon School of Business and Economics, Portugal (Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics)
  • Nova University of Lisbon (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)
  • University of Coimbra, Portugal (Universidade de Coimbra)
  • University of Lisbon, Portugal (Universidade de Lisboa)
  • University of Porto, Portugal (Universidade do Porto)

Romania

  • Babes Bolyai University, Romania (Universitatea Babes-Bolyai)

Russia

  • Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Serbia

  • University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • University of Novi Sad, Serbia (Univerzitet u Novom Sadu)

Singapore

  • Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
  • Singapore Management University (SMU), Singapore

Slovenia

  • University of Ljubljana, Slovenia (Univerza v Ljubljani)
  • University of Maribor, Slovenia (Univerza v Mariboru)

South Africa

  • College of Medicine, University of Malawi
  • North West University (Mafikeng), South Africa
  • University of Cape Town - Arcadia University

Spain

  • Autonomous University of Barcelona - UAB (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
  • Autonomous University of Madrid - UAM, Spain (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid)
  • Charles III University of Madrid, Spain (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
  • Complutense University of Madrid (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
  • Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya - UPC)
  • Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid)
  • Pompeu Fabra University Barcelona, Spain (Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona)
  • Pontifical University of Salamanca, Spain (Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca)
  • TECNUN - University of Navarra, Spain (Tecnum Universidad de Navarra)
  • University of Alcalá, Spain (Universidad de Alcalá)
  • University of Barcelona, Spain (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • University of Cadiz, Spain (Universidad de Cadiz)
  • University of Granada, Spain (Universidad de Granada)
  • University of Málaga, Spain (Universidad de Malaga)
  • University of Oviedo, Spain (Universidad de Oviedo)
  • University of Salamanca, Spain (Universidad de Salamanca)
  • University of the Balearic Islands, Spain (Universitat de les Illes Balears)
  • University of Valencia, Spain (Universitat de Valencia)
  • University of Zaragoza, Spain (Universidad de Zaragoza)

Sweden

  • Jonkoping International Business School, Sweden
  • Lund University, Sweden (Lunds universitet)
  • Stockholm University, Sweden (Stockholms Universitet)
  • University of Gothenburg, Sweden (Goteborgs universitet)
  • Uppsala University, Sweden (Uppsala Universitei)

Switzerland

  • University of Fribourg, Switzerland (Université de Fribourg / Universität Freiburg)
  • University of Geneva, Switzerland (Université de Genève)

Thailand

  • Chulalongkorn Business School, Thailand
  • King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
  • Mahidol University, Thailand

Ukraine

  • National University of Kyiv – Mohyla Academy, Ukraine

United States of America

  • American University, Washington DC
  • Boston College, USA
  • Christopher Newport University, USA
  • Lewis and Clark College, USA
  • Miami University, Ohio, USA
  • Northland College, Wisconsin, USA
  • Radford University, Virginia, USA
  • St John’s University, USA
  • State University of New York at Albany (Buffalo), USA
  • State University of New York at Albany (SUNY), USA
  • University of Alabama, USA
  • University of Alaska, Fairbanks, USA
  • University of California, Berkeley, USA
  • University of California, Davis, USA
  • University of California, Irvine, USA
  • University of California, Los Angeles, USA
  • University of California, Merced, USA
  • University of California, Riverside, USA
  • University of California, San Diego, USA
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
  • University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
  • University of Connecticut, USA
  • University of Denver, USA
  • University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA
  • University Of Minnesota, USA
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
  • University of Oklahoma, USA
  • University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • University of Virginia, USA
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA
  • University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire, USA

2018 Partner Summer Schools

Below is a selection of partner university summer schools, this list is not exhaustive. More will be added as they become available. 

Australia

University of Sydney

  • Short Term Summer Program
  • Dates: session A: 26 May – 7 July 2018 / session B: 8 July – 11 August 2018
  • Deadline: 31 March 2018

Belgium

KU Leuven 

University of Antwerp 

Brazil

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG)  

  • UFMG summer school 2018
  • Dates: 16-27 July 2018
  • Deadline: A0 April 2018
  • Note that the exchange partnership with this partner is not formalised but there are strong research links between UoG and UFMG.

Canada

University of British Columbia -  Vancouver Campus

  • UBC Vancouver Summer Program
  • Dates: 13 June - 3 July 2018 (deadline for applications  28 February 2018) / 14 July – 14 August (deadline 30 March)
  • Funding: scholarships may be available as this is a U21 partner

China

East China University of Political Science and Law (ECUPL)

University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC)

University of Nottingham Ningbo China

Czech Rep

Charles University in Prague (Univerzita Karlova v Praze)

Denmark

Aarhus University

  • AU Summer University
  • Dates: Term I from 3 July – 20 July 2018 / Term II from 23 July – 10 August 2018
  • Deadline: 15 March 2018 

France

INSA Toulouse (Institut National des Sciences Appliquees Toulouse)

Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University (Universite Jean Moulin)

Sciences Po (Sciences-Po - Institut D'Etudes Politiques des Paris)  

  • Sciences Po summer school
  • Dates: 4-28 June and/or and/or July session: 3-27 July
  • Deadline: 15 April 2018 / July session: 15 May 2018

New Sorbonne University – Paris III 

Germany

Furtwangen University

Goethe University Frankfurt

  • Frankfurt Summer School 2018
  • Dates: dates vary according to course
  • Deadline: 16 March 2018. Apply before February 22, 2018 for our Early Bird Offer of 5% Discount on programme fee; Guarantee of accommodation and priority in social & cultural activities registration

Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

University of Hong Kong

  • HKU Summer Institute
  • Dates: 16 July - 10 August 2018
  • Deadline: 31 March 2018. If the students apply until the end of February, they will profit from the Early Bird Rate (€ 200) 
  • Funding: scholarships may be available as this is a U21 partner

Hungary

Corvinus University of Budapest 

Japan

Keio University

Malaysia

University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

  • International Summer School
  • Dates: 26 June - 11 July 2018
  • Deadline: 1 June 2018
  • Funding: scholarships may be available as this is a U21 partner

Mexico

Tec de Monterrey (Monterrey Institute of Technology)

  • Summer exchange
  • Dates: 24 May - 30 June 2018
  • Deadline: 20 April 2018
  • Funding: scholarships may be available as this is a U21 partner

New Zealand

University of Otago

Netherlands

Radboud University Nijmegen (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen)

  • Radboud Summer School
  • Dates: 5-17 August 2018
  • Funding: To mark the 5th anniversary of VU Amsterdam Summer School are offering Glasgow students a discount of €250 on the tuition fee of a course

Tilburg University

  • Tilburg University Summer School 
  • Dates: 1-19 July 2018
  • Deadline: Apply by 1 April for an early bird discount of 10%
  • Partner university discount:  Glasgow students receive a special partner discount of 10% on the course fee for academic courses (this discount does not apply to language courses). 

University of Amsterdam

  • The Urban Food Experience? 
  • Dates: 2 July - 10 August 2018
  • Deadline: 15 March 2018
  • Funding: as Glasgow is a member of U21 then students are eligible for a €500 tuition fee reduction
  • Funding: scholarships may be available as this is a U21 partner

VU University Amsterdam (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

  • VU  Amsterdam Summer School
  • Dates: Session 1: 30 June to 14 July;  Session 2: 14 July to 28 July; session 3: 28 July to 11 August 
  • Funding: To mark the 5th anniversary of VU Amsterdam Summer School are offering Glasgow students a discount of €250 on the tuition fee of a course

Singapore

Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Sweden

Jonkoping University

Stockholm University

  • Summer Program
  • Dates: First period: 1-14 July ; Second period: 15-28 July ; Third period: 29 July - 11 August
  • Deadline: 10 April 2018

Switzerland

University of Zurich

  • How Switzerland got rich
  • Dates: 9-20 July 2018 
  • Deadline: 30 April 2018
  • Funding: Glasgow is a member of U21. There are five full tuition fees waivers are available, worth 2000 Swiss Francs each, which will be allocated to the first five U21 applicants. All others will receive tuition fee discounts of 500 Swiss Francs
  • Funding: scholarships may be available as this is a U21 partner

USA

Bentley University in Boston


What happens next?

If you have been successful, the next steps are:

  1. Apply for your Summer School course following the partner’s instructions. Don’t miss their deadlines!
  2. The Go Abroad team will pay the scholarship via MyCampus before you go. Ensure you had your UK bank details to receive the funds.
  3. Provide evidence of completion of the Summer School such as a certificate or transcript on return to Glasgow. If the host University does not issue a transcript, we can provide a form for you to get your host university to stamp and sign. If you do not submit evidence of completion by the end of August 2018, you will be required to repay the scholarship. 


If you have been unsuccessful but you still want to attend a summer programme:

  1. Many of our partners offer Glasgow students discount on their Summer programmes – just ask them.
  2. Submit details of your summer programme along with your certificate or transcript to GoAbroad@glasgow.ac.uk 
    We will record your Summer Abroad on your HEAR.