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

New Summer 2019 opportunities

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) - Spanish Language and Mexican Culture – Summer 2019

1 July – 26 July 2019
Mexican Identity, Spanish Language, Intercultural Communication programme
Programme spread across 4 campuses: Mexico-city, Queretaro, Guadalajara and Puebla.
Developing audio visual story telling skills and creating multimedia content.
Send us the EHU Interest form before 6th May 2019.
A Departmental application will be submitted to the Student Opportunity Fund – Funding should cover most costs if approved.
More information here.

Montclair State University and United Nations (USA) – Summer 2019

One week Summer Opportunity with our partner university Montclair State University
Expected dates: 22nd – 29th June 2019
Lectures on Creative thinking, Political Science and Leadership provided by Montclair State University lecturers and UN collaborators.
Visit to the United Nations Headquarter in New York.
Supported by the Student Opportunity fund – accommodation and flights will be covered
20 student places
Available to all students
Deadline for sending us the EHU Interest Form until 29th April 2019

Yellowstone National Park (USA) - Summer 2019

THIS PROGRAMME IS NOW FULLY SUBSCRIBED.
10 days Summer Opportunity with our partner universities Indiana State and Montclair
17th May – 26th May 2019
Critical thinking and multi-discipline international team working
An opportunity for a multinational educational international experience visiting Yellowstone National Park to explore the work and management of the park, attend critical thinking and team work sessions, attend education sessions on economic management, tourism & leisure, conservation, biology, ecology, health & well being.
Supported by the Student Opportunity fund – accommodation and flights will be covered
15 students places
available to all students
Applications until 22nd February 2019.

Oldenburg University (Germany) - Summer Course on German Language and Culture – Summer 2019

Oldenburg University (Germany) - Summer Course on German Language and Culture – Summer 2019

17 July – 14 August 2019
German language and cultural features of modern German society.
Tours of Oldenburg and Bremen, to the North Sea coast, to nearby towns, etc.
No tuition fees. Not supported by the SOF.
Send us the EHU Interest form before 7 March 2019.
More information here

Han University of Applied Science (Netherlands) - Summer 2019

20 May – 7 June 2019
Courses related to Health, Social Studies and Sports Visit Nijmegen, local institutions and organizations.
Learning about Dutch culture and society.
Field trips to Amsterdam.
Application closed.
Not supported by the SOF.
More information here

EM Strasbourg’s (France) International “European Business” Summer Programme 2019

EM Strasbourg’s International “European Business” Summer Programme.
Two sessions will take place on the following dates:
May 30- June 28 , 2019
June 19 – July 19, 2019
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 1 April 2019.

University of Caen (France) - International Summer Programme - Summer 2019.

2 sessions: 5 June – 26 June 2019; 1 July – 19 July 2019
French language and cultural classes among Cultural Heritage, Battle of Normandy, French Foreign language didactics and Peace and Human Rights.
Local visits, cultural, sports and leisure activities.
You can apply for SOF (not guaranteed).
Information here.
Send us the EHU Interest form before 10 April 2019.

UVic-UCC (Spain) - Spanish Language and Culture in Barcelona – Summer 2019

2 weeks programme – 15 July – 26 July 2019.
3 weeks programme – 8 July – 26 July 2019.
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 12 April 2019.
More information here

Rider University (USA) - American Summer College Program - Summer 2019

27 June – 17 August 2019
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 15 April 2019.
More information here

FPT University (Vietnam) - Summer Camp Programme – Summer 2019

2 sessions: 30 June – 13 July 2019; 18 August – 31 August 2019.
Classes on English, Business or IT in the morning.
Cultural and exchange activities in the afternoon: cultural tours, cooking classes, beach games, camping, company and local school visit and intercultural events.
10% discount if application before 30 April 2019.
You can apply for SOF (not guaranteed).
Send us the EHU Interest form before 15 May 2019 (July session) or 28 July 2019 (July session).
More information here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Aeronautics – Summer 2019

1 July – 26 July 2019
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 6 May 2019.
Not supported by the SOF.
Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be found here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Business – Summer 2019

1 July – 26 July 2019
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 6 May 2019.
Not supported by the SOF. Cost is $1600.
More information on what is included can be found here

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico) – Marketing – Summer 2019

1 July – 26 July 2019
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 6 May 2019.
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 2019

1 July – 26 July 2019
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 6 May 2019.
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 2019

1 July – 26 July 2019
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 6 May 2019.
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 2019

8 July – 20 July 2019.
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 12 April 2019.
More information here