International Study Centres   

Best ever summer. Go global with your studies this summer. #GoIntl

International Study Centres (ISC) are short summer courses open to York students of all disciplines and all levels of study (including postgraduates). You will travel in a group of around 20 students from York and spend around two weeks exploring a topic and visiting areas of interest. No prior knowledge of the subjects is required.

Application

Applications for 2019 are now closed.  2020 locations will be announced in the autumn term 2019.

How to apply

The four International Study Centres in summer of 2019 were:

NEW for 2019 - Ghana

Dates: 22/23 June to 6-7 July 2019 (depending on flights) 

Host University: University of Ghana

Course: Ghana in the Global Imagination

Ghana ISC programme video

For more detailed information on the programme, visits, costs, bursaries, and deadlines etc please read the attached brochure:

Ghana ISC programme information 2019 (PDF , 7,797kb) 

Russia– St Petersburg and Moscow

Dates: 29/30 June to 14/15 July 2019 TBC (depending on flights) 

Host University: Higher School of Economics (HSE)

Course: Exploring Russia: from the past of St Petersburg to Modern Moscow 

Russia ISC programme video

For more detailed information on the programme, visits, costs, bursaries, and deadlines etc please read the attached brochure:

Russia ISC programme information 2019 (PDF , 5,439kb)

USA – Michigan State

Dates: 8/9 July to 21/22 July 2019 (depending on flights) 

Host University: Michigan State University

Course: Leadership, Problem-solving and Entrepreneurship

USA ISC programme video

For more detailed information on the programme, visits, costs, bursaries, and deadlines etc please read the attached brochure:

USA ISC programme information 2019 (PDF , 7,596kb)

NEW for 2019 - India – Bangalore and Delhi

Dates: 27/28 July to 10/11 August 2019 

Host: Think India

Course: Modern vs Historic India

India ISC programme video

For more detailed information on the programme, visits, costs, bursaries, and deadlines etc please read the attached brochure:

India ISC programme information 2019 (PDF , 12,369kb) 

See previous International Study Centres to get an idea of what's involved.

Contact

If you have any questions or you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact summer-abroad@york.ac.uk