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UCLA-Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Student Exchange Program

UCLA graduate students are eligible to enroll at HKUST in the School of Humanities and Social Science for up to one year (two semesters or three quarters) through the UCLA-HKUST student exchange program.

The UCLA Asia Institute invites graduate students from any campus department or school to apply for the UCLA-HKUST exchange program. UCLA graduate students with a focus on China or Asian Studies are eligible to enroll at HKUST in the School of Humanities and Social Science for up to one year (two semesters or three quarters) through the UCLA-HKUST student exchange program. Students will pay fees at UCLA and enroll at HKUST.
 
Applications for the 2014-15 academic year are due on April 2, 2014. For more information and to access the online application, please visit the Asia Institute website at http://international.ucla.edu/asia/funding/article.asp?parentid=117725.

UCLA graduate student applications for study at HKUST during the 2013-14 academic year should be submitted to the UCLA Asia Institute. Before submitting the application, students must identify and contact a faculty sponsor at HKUST who is willing to work with them during their time at HKUST.  Final acceptance into the exchange program is contingent upon confirmation by the HKUST School of Humanities and Social Science exchange advisory committee.
 
Note: No fellowship funds are provided by this program. Students are responsible for their own funding during the exchange period.

Deadline: April 2, 2014

Contact Information: UCLA Graduate Students and HKUST Graduate Students who have been accepted by their home campus:
Elizabeth Leicester
Assistant Director, UCLA Asia Institute
eleicester@international.ucla.edu
Tel: 310-825-0007

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UCLA undergraduate students should apply through the UCLA International Education Office: http://www.ieo.ucla.edu/ExchangePrograms/HKUST/hkustoverview.htm.

HKUST Resources:

Course information, visa requirements, and information about the HKUST Global Exchange Program
HKUST Faculty Profiles and Research Activities
HKUST Humanities Faculty
Humanities Faculty Research Profiles
Social Science Faculty Research Profiles

HKUST has the largest interdisciplinary university-level program in humanities and social sciences in China and Greater China. Located on the Clear Water Bay peninsula in East Kowloon, Hong Kong, HKUST teaching is conducted in English, making it an inviting partner for UCLA faculty from all fields and disciplines. Visit http://www.shss.ust.hk/ to learn more about the School of Humanities and Social Science.
 

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