[Singapore] Nanyang Technological University – TF LEaRN 2018

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[Scholarship is offered for this program]

We are currently inviting nominations for the 10th Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking (TFI LEaRN) Programme.

This scholarship programme serves to provide a total experiential learning platform for talented Asian undergraduate young leaders with good academic standing to study a semester (26 July – 8 December 2017) at NTU.

The total experiential learning platform is achieved through the amalgamation of semester course work, community service learning, cultural exchange, projects and host family experience in Singapore. Recipients can look forward to travel out of his/her home country for a semester of immersion that will equip him/her with relevant skills and knowledge  to make a greater contribution as a young leader in his/her home country and in the region.

Please refer to the TFI LEaRN @ NTU info sheet enclosed for more details on the programme and the application procedures.

Students may also visit our web at http://www.ntu.edu.sg/tflearn for more information.\

 

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 15, 2018.

[South Korea] KDI School of Public Policy and Management – 2018 NIIED GKS-KGSP (Korean Government Scholarship Program)

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[Scholarship is offered for this program]

The KDI School of Public Policy and Management is now providing a Korean Government Scholarship Program (2018 NIIED GKS-KGSP), which is a 3-year program offered to outstanding institutional candidates. With this scholarship opportunity, we are offering the following programs:

– Masters of Public Policy (MPP)
– Masters of Development Policy (Development Policy)
– Masters of Public Management (MPM)

The KDI School was founded as an affiliate educational institution of the Korea Development Institute (KDI), a premiere government economic think tank positioned at the forefront of the field of social science research for the past 40 years. Drawing from the resources of the institute, the KDI School provides an exceptional aducational experience that combines current academic theories with comprehensive and innovative practical research to support our national vision and key policy agendas.

The quality of our educational programs and our faculty rivals that of internationally renowned institutions, and we have received accreditation from the NASPAA–Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration for MPP programs in 2014 and MDP program in 2017. (This is the first NASPAA accreditation in Korea, and the second outside the U.S.A.)

All lectures are conducted in English by renowned our faculty who hold established credentials in the public and/or the private sector, thus attracting many international students around the globe. The KDI School admits outstanding international students from 70 different countries every year, and has graduated accomplished alumni in 119 countries since our establishment.

Scholars of the NIIED GKS-KGSP will receive round-trip airfare, full waiver of their tuition, and a monthly stipend. Applications with required documents are accepted up until March 16th. You will find more information about the scholarship in the enclosed leaflet.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 13 2018, 12.00 WIB.

[Spain] Alianza 4 Universidades – Erasmus+ 2018

a4u

[Scholarship offered for this program]

Call for applications for mobility grants for BACHELOR STUDENTS FROM INDONESIAN PARTNER UNIVERSITIES  to A4U UNIVERSITIES is still open. The grant covers most expenses during mobility: 1.100 Euros for travel and 800 Euros per month for subsistence.

Guidelines: KA107 2017 Call Guidelines for Bachelor and Master students and Applicants guide Bachelor

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

•  Learning Agreement Learning Agreement for Bachelor and Master students 2017

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Official academic transcript

•  Letter of Enrollment from faculty

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty  (addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs, UGM)

•  Letter of Recommendations from academic advisiors

•  English Language Proficiency Test Results (Min. IELTS 6, TOEFL iBT 88, TOEFL ITP 530)

•  Passport-size Photo (3 pcs, 3×4 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal selection.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application and make the applicant ranking.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue to fill Online Application Form to Anadolu University as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Anadolu University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 16, 2018.

[Japan] Kansai University – Short-term Kansai University Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Course, Summer 2018

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[Scholarship is offered for this program.]

Kansai University is now offering a scholarship for the Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Courses in June and July 2018.

The course fee costs at least about JPY200,000 for tuition, accommodation and insurance. The scholarship covers only small part of the entire cost. Please refer to the detailed amount in the Guide. Applicants must pay course fee and airfare at their own cost beforehand; the scholarship will be handed to the students in a week after their arrival in Japan.

 

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT

JPY50,000 per student.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1. Exchange coordinator emails applicant’s information to ijlc@ml.kandai.jp

(1)  name

(2)  date of birth

(3)  sex

(4)  faculty, year of enrollment

(5)  GPA

(neither an official recommendation letter by dean nor transcript is required.)

2. Kansai University emails back for announcing the grant to the exchange coordinator in 7 days from the deadline.

3. Applicants must follow the guidance for course application.

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

1. Academic transcript (in English) or the converted transcript using the attached GPA conversion

2. Certificate of enrollment from faculty

3. Copy of passport

4. Curriculum Vitae

5. Recommendation letter

6. Motivation letter

7. Japan language proficiency certificate

 

Download the GPA Conversion Table and Program Guide here.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 8, 2018.

[South Korea] Seoul National University – Fall Exchange Program 2018

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[This program is self-funded]

SNU Exchange Program is for students in SNU’s partner universities who wish to study at SNU for one or two semesters and transfer credits to their home institution. To be eligible to participate inour exchange program, candidates must be officially nominated by their home institution and pay the tuition fees to their home institution.

Program guideline: 1. SNU Student Exchange Program Application Guideline for Fall 2018

 

 

DATE

Fall Semester: 1 September ~ Mid-December

 

COURSE OFFERED

College of Business Administration: 5. College of Business Administration_Requisite Subject for Major

List of course offered: 4. Course Search Instruction

 

 

FEES

Note: Below is only estimation and the final total may vary depending on personal expenses

Housing: 300,000 KRW – 700,000 KRW / month
Local Transportation: 200,000 KRW / month
Meals: 500,000 KRW / month
Books/School Supplies: 600,000 KRW / semester
Communications (mobile phone, internet): 100,000 KRW / month
Personal Expenses: 300,000 KRW / month

 

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

•  Statement of Purpose (Please use letter size paper 8½″ x 11″) (in English or in Korean)

•  A Letter of Recommendation from one of your professors. Please use the SNU letter of recommendation form. One letter of the Recommendation must be written by a university professor at the current school which the applicant is attending. 2. Recommendation Letter_Template

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL iBT 88 or IELTS 6.0)

•  Korean language proficiency (KLPT, TOPIC, Level 5 *if any)

 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue to apply online at Seoul National University website as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Seoul National University.

 

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 7, 2018.

[Japan] Asia Pacific University – Fall Exchange Program 2018

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[This program is self-funded]

Students from partner universities can study at APU for one semester or one year under the student exchange agreements. APU currently accepting the nominations and applications for 2018 Spring exchange program

For further information, please go to: http://en.apu.ac.jp/academic/page/content0166.html/?c=0611

Fact Sheet : http://en.apu.ac.jp/academic/uploads/fckeditor/public/toapu/student_exchange/2018_Exchange_Program_Fact_Sheet.pdf

 

DATE

October – April

 

 

COURSE OFFERED

2011 Curriculum general course list

 

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  1. Application Checklist
  2. Certificate of Enrollment issued by your home university – proof of enrollment at your home university at the time of application
  3. Official Academic Transcript issued by your home university
  4. Confirmation Note of Application for “Certificate of Eligibility” by proxy
  5. Valid Passport Copy
  6. Three passport size photos (Please write your name on the back of the photos)
    *The photographs will be used for your Certificate of Eligibility application to the Japanese
    Immigration and must meet the following requirements. For detailed instructions about the photographs, please refer to the Japanese Immigration Bureau website.
  • Close-up of the head and shoulders
    (4cm by 3 cm, with no background, facing forward without cap/hat)
  • Taken within the last three months
  • Photos taken with the individual’s digital camera will not be accepted
  • Eye glasses must be removed
  • Proof of Funds – Certificate of Deposit Balance issued by Bank, Scholarship Letter, etc
    *Official and original document is required.
    *It must be dated within three months from the date of exchange program application.
    *Minimum amount: 500,000 yen for one semester / 1,000,000 yen for one year
  • “Study Abroad Financial Support Plan” Form
  • “Statement of Financial Support” Form
    *If you have financial sponsor who will be supporting your study abroad at APU financially,
    you must submit this form.
  • Language proficiency test score sheet or Language Proficiency Evaluation Form
    *Non-native speakers of English or Japanese are required to submit either score sheet or this form.
    *We only accept the score of the tests stated in the admission requirement section.
  • JASSO Scholarship: If you wish to apply for JASSO scholarship, please read through the JASSO Scholarship Information page carefully and submit “JASSO Scholarship Application” with the exchange program applications.
  • Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)
  • Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

IMPORTANT NOTES:
*Original documents required: No. 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11
*English or Japanese translation must be included if the documents are in another language.
*You must submit your application through the International Office at your home institution.
*The above documents must be received by the application deadline.

 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue your online application to Asia Pacific University as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Asia Pacific University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 14, 2017.

[Singapore] National University of Singapore – TF LEaRN 2018

nusingapore

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

The Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking (TFI LEaRN) Programme @ NUS is a programme that aims to nurture the next generation of Asian leaders by providing opportunities for cultural exchange, networking, community engagement and leadership development to students during their exchange at NUS. The Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking (TFI LEaRN) Programme @ NUS nurtures the next generation of Asian leaders by providing opportunities for cultural exchange, networking, community engagement and leadership development.

Students who are nominated by their home universities in Southeast Asia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan are eligible to apply.

For more information about TFI and the TFI LEaRN Programme at NUS, please visit the websites at http://www.temasekfoundation-international.org.sg/ and http://www.nus.edu.sg/iro/fa/sch/in/tfilearn.html.

NUS Info sheet: http://www.nus.edu.sg/iro/doc/prog/sep/nus_sep_information_sheet.pdf.

 

 

PLACE AND DATE

The programme takes place at NUS during the students’ exchange in Semester 1 (August – December 2018).

 

 

PROGRAM OFFERED

  • Academic courses
    Students will take 3 – 4 modules in NUS and must obtain a minimum overall Cumulative Average Point (CAP) of 3.0 out of 5.0 during their exchange in NUS.
  • Community Involvement
    Students are required to spend a minimum of 15 hours on at least one community involvement project in Singapore.
  • Host Programme
    Students will be hosted by NUS TFI LEaRN scholars. Students can also consider joining the Host Family Programme and the Student Buddy Programme offered by the Office of Student Affairs and the faculties. Do note that home-stay is optional.
  • TFI LEaRN activities
    All TFI LEaRN activities are compulsory. These include the Introductory Briefing, Temasek Learning Journey, Service Learning Workshop and TFI LEaRN Young Asian Leaders Forum. Students are required to help organise the events, when called upon by the International Relations Office (IRO). The events will be held in Singapore.

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP

The award quantum for AY16/17 is S$6,500

The award will be disbursed in two installments, upon satisfactory completion of the programme.

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

TFI LEaRN AY1819_Application Flowchart

   q Copy of passport
   q Latest transcript from the home university
   q Documentary evidence of academic awards
   q Documentary evidence of community service activities
   q Documentary evidence of leadership activities
   q Two letters of recommendation by character referees (from professional/academic/extra-curricular background)

   q If applicable, copy of TOEFL/IELTS/certified English language test by the home university – (Min. Score of TOEFL – ITP=530, iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0)

   q Curriculum Vitae
   q Motivation Letter
   q Certificate of Enrolment from faculty
   q Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor
   q Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)
   q Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, you may continue apply online to National University of Singapore as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from National University of Singapore.

 

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than March 13, 2018.

[France] University Toulouse Capitole – Exchange Program 2018

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[FRANCE/EXCHANGE]

University Toulouse Capitole, France is now accepting applications from students of Universitas Gadjah Mada to enroll in their 2018 Exchange Program. There are 2 semesters offered for the Exchange Program, the Autumn Term and the Spring Term.

Applicants are required to have a minimum language level either in French OR in English (at least B2 according to the Commun European Framework of Reference for Language).

For more information, kindly refer to the factsheet attached here.

[DEADLINE: March 27, 2018]

[Info Session] Sciences Po – France

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[INFO SESSION]
Master’s and Doctoral Study and Scholarship Opportunities at Sciences Po, France

Speaker: Dr. Mariana Losada (Director of International Affairs, Sciences Po)

 

Wednesday, February 21st 2018
10.00 – 12.00 WIB
BB Building, Room 208, Dekanat, FISIPOL, UGM

Register at: ugm.id/infosciencespo

 

Contact Person:

LINE OA @geofisipolugm

[Japan] Showa Women’s University – SSIP 2018 Program

showa

[Scholarship is offered for this program]

This 3 week summer program is designed for students who are interested in Japan, but have not yet studied Japanese. Students will study about Japanese culture, history and society through a variety of lectures conducted in English and in field trips to historic sites and museums. Students will also experience collaborative research, discussions and presentations with SWU students in  Cross-Cultural Workshops.

For further information please go to: https://cie.swu.ac.jp/english/prospective/inter_program/

 

 

ELIGIBILITY

Female undergraduate or graduate student

 

 

DATE

June 19 – July 9 2018

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP

Required to pay registration fee but will be waived from accommodation and program fees.

 

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

•  Application Form  https://cie.swu.ac.jp/files/2018/01/SSIP-2018-Application-Form.pdf

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL – ITP=530, iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0)

•  Japanese language proficiency (*if any)

 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, OIA will send your application to Showa Women’s University as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Showa Women’s University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than February 28, 2018.