SummerStudy AbroadProgrammeJune ~ August 2013 1
Programme AimsProvide an opportunity for you to spend a SUMMERat a reputable overseas institution :• Enhance your English proficiency,• Enrich your educational and personal experience through immersion in a different environment,• Interact and cultural exchange with classmates from various nationalities,• Engage in sightseeing activities to famous tourist attraction around the country.Two options:• University Attachment (UA) - all Year 1 students (2012 cohort). 2• English Enhancement (EE) - all students.
EligibilityAll current students in the Division who are able to meet thefollowing requirements:• must be 18 years of age or above by June 2013.• must have satisfied the English language requirements set by the host institution, eg IELTS 5.5, Level 3 in DSE• must have attained an SGPA > 3.0 in Sem A and a CGPA > 3.0 in Sem B 2012/13.• should preferably have no previous experience of living or studying in an English speaking country for more than three consecutive months. 3
University Attachment (Year 1) Tuition Fees and Application procedure andNo Institute Name Courses Duration Expenses admission requirement http://cstudies.ubc.ca/global- Tuition Fee: 8 weeks academics/internship- University of CAD 3,175 for 8wks British Columbia Global Career 28 Jun – 23 Aug programs/global-career- 1 Development Internship development-internship- (UBC), Vancouver, Program (GCDIP) Accommodation: (Core Academics – 4 program.html Canada weeks | Internship – 4 Homestay, CAD 1,800 weeks), 240 hrs IELTS 5.5-6.0 or equivalent A list of courses in The London Finance/Management/E Tuition Fee: Deadline: 14 May 2013, School of nglish courses at GBP1,365 for 3wks 3 weeks http://www2.lse.ac.uk/study/su 2 Economics and http://www2.lse.ac.uk/s mmerSchools/summerSchool/H Political Science, tudy/summerSchools/su Accommodation: 8 – 26 July ome.aspx mmerSchool/courses/m GBP1,500 London, UK anagement/Home.aspx Tuition Fee: Deadline: 1 April 2013, University of A list of courses at GBP1,395 for 4wks 4 weeks http://www.sussex.ac.uk/iss/ap 3 Sussex, http://www.sussex.ac.uk ply Brighton, UK /iss/modules/directory Accommodation: 24 Jun – 19 Jul GBP140 x 4wks IELTS: 6.5 Discount before 10 May 2013, A list of courses at Tuition Fee: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses Middlesex http://www.mdx.ac.uk/c GBP2,350 for 3wks) 3 weeks /short/summer- 4 University, ourses/short/summer- school/application- 4 London, UK school/courses/index.as Accommodation: 2 – 24 Jul enrolment/index.aspx px GBP31 x 21 days IELTS 6.0
Financial Subsidy (UA)• Tuition Fee : • The College will defray the Tuition Fee charged by the host institution to the student.• Other Expenses: • A grant of HK$4,000 or 10% of airfare, accommodation and study related expenses, excluding meals, whichever is lower, will be given to students to subsidies part of the expenses incurred. • The Division will nominate the applicants for the Reaching Out Award (ROA, HK$10,000 per student) from EDB. • Interested students must submit their HKDSE/HKALE by 12th Dec 2012 for consideration. 5
English Enhancement (All year) Tuition Fees and Application procedure andNo Institute Name Courses Duration Expenses admission requirement 20 English lessons per week (total 60hrs) Tuition Fee: English Learning HK$19,500 3 weeks IELTS 5.5 or equivalent, Level 3 1 at Auckland, 6 x Special Interest Class or above in HKDSE English, E or Accommodation: 10 – 28 Jun above in HKALE Use of English New Zealand (SPINS) incl. Business, IT, Homestay, HK$2,700 Design, Logistics. • Tuition Fee Subsidize : • The College will support up to 60% of the Tuition Fee. • Other Expenses: • The Division will nominate the applicants for the Reaching Out Award (ROA, HK$10,000 per student) from EDB. • Interested students must submit their HKDSE/HKALE by 12th Dec 2012 for consideration. 6
Application Procedures• Interested students should indicated their preferences and send their academic results of HKDSE or HKALE to Acting Head, Dr Cyril Tse (email@example.com) by 12 Dec 2012.• Applications will be screened and applicants may be invited to attend a selection interview in mid Dec 2012.• A selection panel will be set up to shortlist candidates. Successful applicants will be notified by the January 2013.• Successful applicants have to apply themselves in spring 2013 to the host institution for admission to the courses. While the Division will offer its assistance, whether the student is accepted is subject to the decision of the host institution. 7
Enquiry• Email • Dr Rose Chang, firstname.lastname@example.org • Dr Cyril Tse, email@example.com • Email subject: Summer Study Abroad Programme• Announcement from the DCO Scholarship & Awards on Bb. 8