Summer Programs in Japan and China

Posted on 3/13/2015 7:57:28 AM

The Office of International Education would like to remind you that there is still time to apply for many of the summer education abroad programs. Two of these opportunities are highlighted in this post.

Sichuan University Summer Program — Scholarship available!

Running from July 5 through July 18, this two-week program will be held on the campus of Sichuan University in Chengdu, China. IUP students are able to participate in the program, where the courses are conducted in English in a variety of disciplines. April1 is the deadline to apply .

The best part is that IUP is able to nominate up to 20 students to receive a scholarship to participate in the program. That scholarship will cover:

  • Program tuition
  • Housing
  • Domestic flight within China
  • Cultural tours in Chengdu

More details about this program, including the application, can be found on IUP’s Education Abroad site.

University of Miyazaki Summer Program

This is a new opportunity this year for IUP students to go to Miyazaki, Japan, to study Japanese Language and Culture. This three-week program runs from July 11 through July 31 and is open to five IUP students.

This year’s program cost is 70,000 Yen (about $600), which covers the course, materials, and housing for the duration of the program. Complete applications must be received before April 1.

Interested students should visit the IUP Education Abroad website for more information and to begin an application. Please contact Andy Kent at with any questions about any of our summer programs.

Office of International Education