In 2022, students will have the opportunity to select one of four programmes taking place in either India, Malaysia, Czechia or the USA.
Each Summer Abroad opportunity is a four-week programme created by Teesside University and the partner university abroad.
The cultural and academic programmes are available to all Teesside University students.
What skills will students gain by taking part in a summer abroad programme:
Mid-June – Mid-July 2022
This programme focuses on creative industries in Prague. Students will have to opportunity to visit industries and companies while discovering the beautiful city of Prague and attending creative workshops. Perfect for anyone interested in business and creative arts.
Discover Chennai and India thanks to this programme focussing on the languages and cultures of India. It is a perfect opportunity for students interested in community work and willing to share ideas about how to create a better world.
End of June – End of July 2022
The ambition of this programme is to discover yourself while you are discovering Malaysia with a mix of business visits, hikes and deep dive into the Malaysian culture. It is a perfect opportunity to discover Kuala-Lumpur as well as the Malaysian countryside.
A perfect opportunity to discuss one of the most important topics of our time, globalisation, while reflecting on the environment and becoming a confident public speaker. This pluri-disciplinary programme is for anyone interested in sharing ideas and challenging status quo.
Fees per student for all destinations: £600
Fees include transportation, academic programme, accommodation, visa (up to £50), cultural activities and other activities related to the programme. Personal expenses and extra costs such as vaccination are not included.
UK / Home students who qualify as 'widening participation' students as defined by the Turing Scheme will be eligible for a full scholarship (£600):
Please bear in mind that a limited number of scholarships is available. Scholarships will be automatically allocated to successful applicants, no extra application required.
The programme and scholarships are supported by the Turing Scheme, the Department of International Development and Student Futures.
If you would like to learn more about the Study Abroad programmes in more detail, 30-minute information sessions are available at the following dates and times.
Come to the drop-in session to meet the TU Global team every Tuesday from February 22nd until March 22nd, 3.00pm – 5.00pm in University House. No need to book.
Applications will be reviewed and graded based on your replies to the 'Personal Statement' section.
You can prepare your personal statement in advance. Personal statement questions include:
Application deadline: Tuesday 29 March 5.00pm (UK time).
All applicants will hear from TU Global by the beginning of April. Successful applicants will be required to pay a £50 deposit.