The Office for International Affairs at the UFS has opportunities for students who would like to join an Exchange Programme in Europe from August 2021 – February 2022 and Summer School from June 2021-July 2021.

  • For the Exchange Programme: Students do not pay the tuition fees. However, they pay for travelling and living expenses.
  • For the Summer School: Students have to fund their tuition fees. As the Summer School will be virtual, students will not need to pay for travelling and living expenses.

How do I apply for these opportunities?

Fill in the attached Application Form and send it to NgakeKM@ufs.ac.za

 

Closing Date: 26 April 2021

Exchange Opportunity


Application Form

Exchange opportunities for the Fall semester (September-January) or a whole academic year (September-June). Semester Exchanges give senior students an opportunity to spend a semester or even a whole year studying with another university outside South Africa. The following opportunities are available:

  1. Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
    • For the Exchange qualifying Study Modules/Programmes: Click Here.
  2. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
    • For the Exchange qualifying Study Modules/Programmes:  Click Here.
  3. Radboud University
    • For the Exchange qualifying Study Modules/Programmes: Click Here.
  4. University of Bremen
    • For the Exchange qualifying Study Modules/Programmes: Click Here.
  5. Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Science
  • For the Exchange qualifying Study Modules/Programmes: Click Here.

Summer School Opportunity


Application Form

VU Amsterdam Summer School

VU Amsterdam Summer School is open for applications! Students and staff will receive €100 partner discount.

VU Amsterdam Summer School in short:

  • 2-week courses in July – on-campus and online
  • For Bachelor, Master/PhD students and professionals
  • Exciting social activities both on-campus and online

Read more about this opportunity: https://www.vu.nl/en/programmes/short/summer-school/index.aspx

View the Summer School introduction video

NB: A decision will be made in May if the Summer School will be hosted on-campus or online.

 

TH Rosenheim Summer School on International Business Ethics

The Summer School on International Business Ethics aims at giving students a first-hand insight on the future of doing business responsibly. It will explore topics such as rights to privacy, conflicts of interest, insider trading, whistleblowing, sustainability and the rights and duties of agents and fiduciaries.

Read more about this opportunity: https://www.th-rosenheim.de/en/international/incoming-students/international-summer-school/

 Fulda University Virtual Summer University

 Fulda University is happy to offer one scholarship for its virtual Summer University (Virtual Academic Short Term Program 2021 -VASP) with an online programme from 5th to 23rd of July 2021 for students of the UFS.

The UFS Office for International Affairs & Fulda University will provide one of the students with a scholarship that covers the programme fee of € 1,200.

The virtual Summer University will consist of German language courses and seminars in Business or German Culture and Society. Intercultural Competence is part of the programme, as well as virtual activities and virtual excursions.

The programme and other useful information can be found under:

Hessen VASP Programme (Click here) and See attachment

What about financial matters?

Tuition fees: Exchange students do not pay tuition fees. However, Summer School students will have to fund the fees.

Travel and living costs: Exchange programmes are unfunded and students need to be in a position to fund their travel, accommodation, and living expenses in an exchange host/partner university’s country.

If you need further assistance, please contact Kagiso Ngake at the Office for International Affairs: NgakeKM@ufs.ac.za

 

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