Summer Opportunities

Below you will find a list of our Summer Global Opportunities. These are non-courses related and you can apply for these each year of your study at Edge Hill.

If the Summer Opportunity is non-credit bearing, you can apply to the Student Opportunity Fund (SOF) and may get supported.

If it is credit-bearing, you cannot get support from the SOF.

Some opportunities have guaranteed SOF funding.

You will find more details below.

If you are interested in taking part in any of the activities shown below, please complete the Summer Opportunities Application Form and email it to studyabroad@edgehill.ac.uk or return it to the International Office in Stanley 10.

If you require any guidance on making an application, please use the following guidance notes;
Summer Opportunities application guidance notes

Summer 2020 opportunities

Funded by the International Office

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) - Spanish Language and Mexican Culture – Summer 2020

July 2020
Mexican Identity, Spanish Language, Intercultural Communication programme<br />
Programme spread across 4 campuses: Mexico-city, Queretaro, Guadalajara and Puebla.<br />
Developing audio visual story telling skills and creating multimedia content.<br />
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020.
A Departmental application will be submitted to the Student Opportunity Fund – Funding should cover most costs if approved.<br />
More information <a href=”https://studyinmexico.tec.mx/academic-offer/culture-identity”>here.<a />

May be funded by SOF

FPT University (Vietnam) - Summer Camp Programme – Summer 2020

2 sessions: July 19th – August 1st 2020 or August 16th – 29th August 2020.<br />
Classes on English, Business or IT in the morning.<br />
Cultural and exchange activities in the afternoon: cultural tours, cooking classes, beach games, camping, company and local school visit and intercultural events.<br />
10% discount if application before April 2020.<br />
You can apply for SOF (not guaranteed).<br />
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020 (July session) or July 2020 (August session).<br />
More information <a href=”http://bit.ly/FPTU_SummerCamp2020_Brochure”>here</a>

Oldenburg University (Germany) - Summer Course on German Language and Culture – Summer 2020

July – August 2020<br />
German language and cultural features of modern German society.<br />
Tours of Oldenburg and Bremen, to the North Sea coast, to nearby towns, etc.<br />
No tuition fees. Not supported by the SOF.<br />
Send us the EHU Interest form before March 2020.<br />
More information <a href=”https://uol.de/en/summercourse”>here</a>

Han University of Applied Science (Netherlands) - Summer 2020

25th May – 11th June 2020<br />
Courses related to Health, Social Studies and Sports Visit Nijmegen, local institutions and organizations.<br />
Learning about Dutch culture and society.<br />
Field trips to Amsterdam.<br />
Not supported by the SOF.<br />
More information <a href=”https://www.ixperium.nl/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HAN-Summer-School-%E2%80%8DNijmegen-2020.pdf”>here</a>

University of Caen (France) - International Summer Programme - Summer 2020.

2 sessions: June 2020 or July 2020<br />
French language and cultural classes among Cultural Heritage, Battle of Normandy, French Foreign language didactics and Peace and Human Rights.<br />
Local visits, cultural, sports and leisure activities.<br />
You can apply for SOF (not guaranteed).<br />
Information <a href=”http://international.unicaen.fr/langues-et-certifications/cours-internationaux-d-ete/”>here.</a><br />
Send us the EHU Interest form before April 2020.

Will not be funded by SOF

Anahuac University (Mexico) - Summer Course - Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability - Summer 2020

July 6th – July 13th, 2020<br />
In the Summer School in Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability you will learn to identify the stakeholders and the necessary tools to promote development, through leadership and innovation. In addition, you will visit three of the most important and sustainable companies in Mexico and a sustainable village in the ecological reserve of Filobobos. All classes will be taught in English. Send us the EHU Interest form before May 13th, 2020.

EM Strasbourg’s (France) International “European Business” Summer Programme 2020

EM Strasbourg’s International “European Business” Summer Programme.
Two sessions will take place on the following dates:
May – June, 2020
June – July, 2020
Understanding of business environment across Europe through classes and companies visits.
Cultural visits and extra-curricular activities: Haut-Koenigsbourg castle visit, wine tasting session, etc.
Maximum 30 students per session.
Maximum 4 students per university.
More information: https://si.em-strasbourg.eu/summer_schools/upload/flyer.pdf
No enrolment fees. Not supported by the SOF.
Send us the EHU Interest form before April 2020.

UVic-UCC (Spain) - Spanish Language and Culture in Barcelona – Summer 2020

2 weeks programme – July 2020.
3 weeks programme – July 2020.
Spanish language and culture programme: lectures on the architecture in Barcelona, sport, art, cinema and gastronomy in Spain, Spanish Art, cross-cultural communication and media systems in Spain; courses on Spanish language.
Trips to Barcelona, Picasso and Dali Museum, TV3.
Student Opportunity applications accepted.
Partner discount of 12%. You can apply for SOF (not guaranteed).
Send us the EHU Interest form before April 2020.
More information here

Rider University (USA) - American Summer College Program - Summer 2020

June – August 2020
7 weeks programme aimed at developing soft skills and preparing students for their future career.
Excursion to New York, Philadelphia and surrounding areas.
Opportunities to engage in community service and historic and cultural activities around New York and the surrounding area.
Not supported by the SOF.
Send us the EHU Interest form before April 2020.
More information here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Aeronautics – Summer 2020

July – July 2020
Aeronautics fundamentals and engineering project programme.
Programme spread across 3 campuses: Mexico-city, Queretaro and Chihuahua.
Developing and gaining knowledge about aerodynamics and aircrafts production.
Company visits, and workshops will complete the programme.
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020.
Not supported by the SOF.
Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be found here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Business – Summer 2020

July 2020
Mexican and Intercultural Business Programme.
Programme spread across 4 campuses: Mexico-city, Queretaro, Monterrey and Leon.
Developing and gaining knowledge about Mexican and international business environment.
Company visits, and workshops will complete the programme.
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020.
Not supported by the SOF. Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be found here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Marketing – Summer 2020

July 2020
Marketing through Mexican tourism sector analysis programme.
Programme spread across 4 campuses: Mexico-city, Queretaro, Guadalajara and Puebla.
Developing and gaining knowledge about marketing by studying the foreign tourists’ behaviour and the Mexican tourism sector.
Company visits, and workshops will complete the programme.
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020.
Not supported by the SOF. Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be foundhere

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development – Summer 2020

July – July 2020
Study of disaster risk reduction strategy and sustainable development through International Cooperation programme.
Programme spread across 3 campuses: Mexico-city, Puebla and Chiapas.
Developing and gaining knowledge of disaster risk reduction strategy and the work of communities on disasters prevention and recovery and its impact on local development.
Company visits, and workshops will complete the programme.
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020.
Not supported by the SOF. Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be found here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Music, Memory and Identity – Summer 2020

July 2020
Programme on music, arts and culture study and their role in the cultural production and the Mexican society.
Programme spread across 3 campuses: Mexico-city, Puebla and Monterrey.
Developing and gaining knowledge on the imbrication of arts in the Mexican academic and popular cultures.
Company visits, and workshops will complete the programme.
Send us the EHU Interest form before May 2020.
Not supported by the SOF. Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be found here

UVic-UCC (Spain) – Marketing & Business 4.0 – Barcelona Summer Programme 2020

July 2020
Programme focusing on the evolution of strategic marketing, new trends in marketing, consumer interaction and data processing in the field of marketing, completed with company visits.
Trips and tours to Barcelona Gothic Quarter, FC Barcelona Museum and Stadium, Sagrada Familia Cathedral, Girona city and Costa Brava.
Not supported by the Student Opportunity Fund.
Partner discount of 12%.
Send us the EHU Interest form before April 2020.
More information here