Webinar: Study Medicine or Dentistry (in English) in Europe

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Study Medicine (in English) in Europe

For the third year running, five world-ranked medical faculties from the Czech Republic are running their entrance exams in Asia (Hong Kong). This enables students from across Asia, South Asia and the Middle East to apply to multiple medical faculties and sit entrance exams and interviews without the need to travel all the way to Europe on multiple occasions.

This webinar will discuss the universities in-depth and the procedures for gaining admission to these popular programmes. The webinar is open to students, parents and college counsellors.

Thursday 16th January at 9am GMT

Hong Kong – 5pm

Some of the topics to be discussed include:

  • Charles University, Masaryk University and Palacky University
  • The curricula
  • Admission requirements
  • Application procedures
  • Tuition and living expenses
  • Entrance exams being held in Asia
  • Tuition and living expenses
  • Career opportunities

Book your place on this webinar: HERE

St Anne’s College Hong Kong Summer School 2020 – applications open!

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Since 2014, St Anne’s has held international academic programmes in several Asian cities and we are keen to hear from schools, globally, who may be interested in hosting a programme.

 

Hong Kong Summer School 20-24 July 2020, Diocesan Boys’ School

Please see here for course descriptions

St Anne’s is delighted to be returning to Diocesan Boys’ School in Hong Kong in 2020 with its fourth St Anne’s College Hong Kong Summer School. First offered in Hong Kong in 2014, and again in 2016 and 2018, the Summer School welcomes high-achieving and enthusiastic 15-17 year olds who are interested in studying at university.

The Summer School is designed for students who are curious about the world, who would like to explore subjects in greater depth, and who are interested to work directly with Oxford academics, as if they were Oxford University students. Over the five days you will study four different subjects.

Due to a kind and generous donation from Patrick Huen and Bernard Man, there is no charge for students to attend the programme.

Please APPLY HERE!

Please apply as soon as possible as places are limited.

St Anne’s College Hong Kong Summer School 2020 poster

Jacobs University Summer Camp 2020

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It is a great pleasure to share with you the details of our Summer Camp 2020, which will take place on the Jacobs University campus between July 24 and August 1, 2020. We would love to welcome interested students from your school! This is a great opportunity for them to take a glimpse into what university life is like on an international campus.

Summer Camp 2020 participants will be able to attend a workshop in one of the following academic fields:

  1. Social Sciences, Economics and Management
  2. Mathematics and Physics
  3. Energy, Resources and Technology

Students will also have the opportunity to book additional weeks of German language courses! For more information, please visit our Summer Camp webpage below:

https://www.jacobs-university.de/study/summer-camps

The application for the Summer Camp is now open. The application requirements are submission of a complete application including:

  • A short motivation statement
  • A current academic transcript

The deadline for submitting the application is Sunday, March 15, 2020. Decisions will be communicated on March 25, 2020.

The cost for the Summer Camp is 890 Euros and it includes room and full board, excursions as well as social and intercultural activities within the context of the camp, and participation in the academic workshop.

Early bird Offer: For early applicants we offer an early bird discount of 100 Euros (until 31 January, 2020).

You can download a poster with basic information about the camp here; we would be very happy if you share it with your students.

Just Released: 2020 Summer Program Guide for Secondary Students

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We are happy to release our 2020 Summer Program list for secondary students!  Each year International ACAC gathers a list of great summer opportunities for students providing enrichment and summer fun! This year we have decided to utilize the resources we have collected so far in addition to the new ones submitted by our members. We have also added an additional resource prepared by two of our own members.

Vanderbilt Info Session at Chinese International School | December 11

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will host a special event in Tokyo featuring a mock classroom lecture with Brett Benson, associate professor of political science and Asian studies. Following the lecture, Associate Professor Benson will provide a brief overview about academic and student life at Vanderbilt. We hope that your students can join us at this event.

Hong Kong
Wednesday, December 11
Chinese International School
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Lecture and Public Information Session
Register for this event.

This event provides a great opportunity for your students to interact with a Vanderbilt faculty member, and to get a glimpse of college life in the United States

62nd London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) 29th July to 12th August 2020

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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR

62nd London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF)
29th July to 12th August 2020

Today we launch the applications for students to apply to attend LIYSF 2020. Our programme is for students aged 16-21 years that are passionate about science (STEM). We have our new video that you can see here

ABOUT LIYSF
  • 15 day residential science event based at Imperial College London for students aged 16-21 years old
  • World leading scientists give 12 main lecture demonstrations
  • 500 students attend from over 70 countries worldwide
  • 4 day visits to the best UK university laboratories (London, Oxford, Cambridge and UK), research centres and scientific institutions (choice from over 55 visits)
  • 4 specialist lecture sessions, across subjects such as; Artificial Intelligence, Nano-technology, Engineering, Robotics, Biology, Medicine, Chemistry, Physics, Maths and Astrophysics (choice of 32 lectures)
  • Active social programme to share and learn about different cultures
  • Students gain new knowledge and skills, connections and a broader perspective
  • Participation charge of £2,095 GBP includes; 14 nights’ accommodation in South Kensington, all meals, main lectures and specialist lectures, scientific visits across the UK, transport during LIYSF, certificate and social programme.
  • 62nd LIYSF: 29th July – 12th August 2020
Apply Today
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CLIMATE FOR CHANGE

As always, LIYSF will aim to cover a broad range of subjects across STEM fields and students will be able to tailor their programme to suit their own STEM interests. LIYSF 2020 will have the underlying theme of CLIMATE FOR CHANGE.

The problems we face globally are diverse and challenging in nature, so we need diverse teams to tackle these. At LIYSF 2020 we will consider how all science disciplines should be used together to provide effective solutions for challenges such as, climate change, sustainable energy, viruses, ageing and over-population to data management, cyber-security and the authenticity of information. We will consider how science can be used to mobilise change and address the issues we face.

Read More Here
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APPLYApplications are invited for students aged 16-21 years old to attend
Apply Now
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STUDENT QUOTE“I have attended to so many scientific competitions/forums and I can say the LIYSF was the best experience I’ve ever had so far.”
Licyel, Bolivia. LIYSF 2019

Bangor University Newsletter

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Please find attached Bangor University’s latest international newsletter – keeping you up to date with our news, images and announcements.

Bangor University … at a glance

Awarded Gold Award, the highest rating possible,

in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

Top 10 UK University for Student Satisfaction (The National Student Survey 2019)

Top 50 UK University (QS World University Rankings 2019)

Top 40 UK University for Research (REF 2014)

Generous scholarships of up to £4,000 a year

No. 1 most affordable place to study in the UK (Totally Money 2019)

Located just three hours from London by train

Awarded ‘First Class Honours’ for its sustainability (People & Planet 2019)

No. 8 in the world for its commitment to sustainability according to an international league table of environmentally friendly institutions, earlier this year (UI Green Metric, 2019)

18 academic schools and more than 250 undergraduate degrees

Bangor International Teachers Newsletter October 2019

Jacobs University – Summer Camp 2020

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https://www.jacobs-university.de/study/summer-camps

SUMMER CAMP 2020

Take the opportunity to spend your summer at an international, English-speaking university in Germany, make friends from all over the world and challenge yourself academically!

Join us for an amazing experience over the summer! The Jacobs University Summer Camp is a great opportunity for high school students to find out not only what it is like to study at an international, English-speaking University but also to get a taste of the student social life.

The Summer Camp 2020 provides you 9 amazing days of workshops, excursions, social & intercultural exchange activities, sports as well as an exciting get-together party!

Get a taste of university life!

Your options: join us for 9 days of exciting workshops and social activities or book additional weeks of German Language Courses.

Summer Camp 2020: join us for 9 days of exciting workshops & social activities.
Dates: July 24 – August 1, 2020
Please read our Application Instructions.

In case that you have a User Login, please Apply here.

German Language Courses (GLC) : You can extend your stay and join the German Language Courses.
Dates: Part I: August 3 – August 12, 2020 and Part II: August 13 – August 22, 2020

  • Summer Camp 2020

    Workshops:
    • Social Sciences, Economics and Management
    • Mathematics and Physics
    • Energy, Resources and Technology

    Early Bird Fee: 790€

  • Summer German Language Courses 2020 Part I:

    • Optional Placement Test: August 04, 2020
    • Social activities & Excursions
    • Final Examination: August 12, 2020
    2,5 ECTS Accreditation

    Fees: 845€

  • Summer German Language Courses 2020 Part II:

    • Social activities & Excursions
    • Final Examination: August 22, 2020
    2,5 ECTS Accreditation

    Fees: 845€

This year Jacobs University in collaboration with the Germany’s largest association of engineers (Verein Deutscher Ingenieure -VDI) offers an extended 9-Day Summer Camp, in the city of Bremen in Germany. Take the chances to explore your interests and enjoy our colorful social program.

In case that you want more adventure, you can additionally join our challenging 10-Day Summer German Language Courses. After the summer camp, a round of intensive German Language Courses is going to start! Take the opportunity to improve your German language skills and enjoy with exciting social activities provided!

Explore Your Interests: Workshop Areas

Join one of our workshops from your preferred academic field. We bring together young people from all over the world to participate in workshops on the big issues facing modern societies today – from safeguarding the environment to democracy and modern information technology.

You will participate in different workshops from one of the following categories:

  • Social Sciences, Economics and Management
  • Mathematics and Physics
  • Energy, Resources and Technology

German Language Courses (GLC)

This is your chance to learn German during the summer!
We offer courses for different levels.

  • German Language Course Part I:
    August 3 to August 12, 2020
    A1.1, A2.1, B1.1, B2.1 (1)
  • German Language Course Part II:
    August 13 to August 22, 2020
    A1.2, A2.2, B1.2, B2.1 (2)

University of California Davis (UC Davis) visiting DC | 28 Oct

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Date: Monday 28th October 2019

Time: 1.30pm Lunchtime (Bring your food)

Venue: 4F SSC

Ms. San Lee from the University of California Davis (UC Davis) will be joining us to share about all the 9 University of California campuses and highlight what UC Davis is known for. Did you know you can study up to 1 year at any of the other UC campuses? Come and learn more about the University of California education system.

 

 

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The University of Kent’s School of Architecture and Planning will be hosting their first ever Virtual Open Day, in collaboration with KMTV, on Thursday 7th November from 11.00am – 12.30pm GMT.

This is the perfect opportunity to find out more about the Kent School of Architecture and Planning and the BA (Hons) Architecture course; including the course structure, entry requirements and portfolio advice. The event will be hosted by the Architecture Programme Director, Chloe Street Tarbatt, and the Stage 3 Coordinator Dr Ambrose Gillick.

If you, or any of your students, would like to attend this Virtual Open Day or have any queries about this, please email ksapadmissions@kent.ac.uk for further information.