Program Details

Explore Asia while learning about advertising and marketing techniques, PR, or journalism and creative writing. Visit iconic cities in Japan, China, and Thailand this summer, all in less than a month!
Location:
Beijing, China; Guangzhou, China; Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Bangkok, Thailand; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Kyoto, Japan; Multi-Country Programs, Multi-Country Programs; Shanghai, China; Singapore, Singapore; Ko Samui, Thailand; Taipei, Taiwan; Tokyo, Japan
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer, Year Round

Program Overview

Program Description:

FN Summer in Asia: 4 Cities in 3.5 Weeks is a multi-country study abroad program that takes you to some of the best cities in Asia, all in one summer. Take courses related to advertising, marketing, journalism, PR, and digital media with students from around the world as you experience Asia together.

Itinerary:
• Tokyo, Japan
• Hong Kong
• Bangkok, Thailand
• Koh Samui island, Thailand

Dates:
June 3 - 27, 2019 (shorter sessions also available)

Highlights:
• Visit 4+ cities in Asia, all in one summer
• Attend professional visits at global companies and organizations
• Take classes related to your major and earn up to 9 credits
• Make new friends from around the world
• Gain valuable international experience
• Visit even more cities and countries over the weekends
• Have a life-changing summer!

Setting Description:
• Arrive to Tokyo on June 3 (7 nights) • From Tokyo, travel by air to Hong Kong (6 nights) • Next, visit Bangkok, Thailand (6 nights) • Conclude the program on Koh Samui island in Thailand (5 nights) • All accommodations are 4 and 5-star hotels • Classes take place in the hotel conference center or at a local host university • During weekends, you can take an Independent Weekend Day Trip or Excursion, or participate in an Optional FN Day Trip.
Cost:
Program fees include: • Tuition • Accommodations in 4 and 5-star hotels • Buffet breakfast in all hotels • Professional visits • Health insurance • Welcome reception • Farewell dinner • Staff support • Some transportation

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
• Eligible applicants must be degree-seeking students currently enrolled in a college or university program, or have graduated in the last four years. • Both undergraduate and graduate level students are eligible. • Open to all majors • Minimum GPA = 2.50 • Students applying with a GPA below 2.50 will be considered on a case-by-case basis and must submit additional application materials. • International students from universities that do not use a GPA system must have a minimum grade average of 75 out of 100. • All applicants must be at least 18 years of age by the start of the program.
Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
Forum-Nexus offers a variety of financial aid opportunities, including scholarships, assistantships, and a referral program. Other financial aid can be applied to the program fees as well.

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