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Study Abroad Opportunities

Algoma U prides itself in offering an internationally recognized education.

Students from around the world study at Algoma U, and Algoma U students have the option to complete part of their studies at a university in another country. Below is a list of our exchange partners.

Questions?

Eunjung Riauka

Admissions, International

Partnerships & Study Abroad

Officer

705-949-2301, ext. 4291

Office: SH 310

exchange@algomau.ca

Murdoch University

Language of instructionEnglish
Website
http://www.murdoch.edu.au/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTBD
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Minimum requirements to applyStudents interested in studying abroad at Murdoch should have completed at least one year of study at a recognised tertiary institution. You will need to be in good standing with your home institution and must have made sound academic progress.

Each application will be considered on the basis of academic merit.
Application documents requiredPassport photo
Up-to-date academic transcript
Supporting statement (200-300 words) defining academic goals and personal motivations
Application deadlineMid December
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Can be submitted anytime after acceptance.
For the Study Abroad Unit Application Form, please click here (PDF).
Important academic dates
Programs of studySee Course registration
Housing informationWe recommend the Murdoch Campus Village. Applications are made separately via this website.

Housing is not guaranteed
Medical insurance plan informationPlease click here.
Recommended date of arrivalEarly February

Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences

Language of instructionEnglish or German. One Bachelor Program and one Master Program taught entirely in English; additional 60 courses from other Departments taught in English
Websitehttp://www.fh-ooe.at/campus-steyr/international/incoming-students/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Minimum requirements to applyStudent is allowed to study at a Canadian University (For some courses Master level prerequisites exist; mentioned in course offer, downloadable from webpage)
Application documents requiredApplication form
Learning Agreement
Accommodation Application
Certification of Finance

Please click here.
Application deadlineSummer Term: Mid-October
Winter Term: Early June
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Registration takes place after arrival at university; you will receive information on orientation day
Programs of studyGlobal Sales Management and International Marketing Management. Completely in English, the other Study programmes offer some courses in English

Bachelor’s Degree Programmes

  • Accounting
  • Controlling and Financial Management
  • Global Sales Management
  • International Logistics Management
  • Marketing and Electronic Business
  • Production and Management
  • Process Management in Health Care


Master’s Degree Programmes

  • Accounting
  • Controlling and Financial Management
  • Digital Business Management
  • International Marketing Management
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management
Housing informationAccommodation for all international exchange students is arranged by Upper Austria University
Medical insurance plan informationHealth insurance coverage
Recommended date of arrivalMid-February

University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt

Language of instructionEnglish
Websitehttp://www.fhwn.ac.at/en/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per year2
Maximum exchange period
1 semester
Minimum requirements to applyMinimum completion of one year of studies at home institution.
Application documents requiredHWN application form
Transcript of records
Proof of health insurance
Copy of passport
Application deadlineFall Semester: June 1
Spring Semester: November 1
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)http://www.fhwn.ac.at/Studium/Downloadcenter/International-Office
Important academic datesFall semester: September – mid December
Spring semester: mid February – mid June
Programs of studyBusiness Consultancy International
Housing informationIHAST Student accommodation

€ 272, -- per month (winter semester: 4 instalments / summer semester: 5 instalments)
€ 544, -- room deposit due upon arrival € 60, -- room key deposit due upon arrival
€ 58, -- cleaning fee due upon arrival
€ 34, -- cleaning fee bed linen due upon departure
Medical insurance plan informationProof of valid health insurance valid throughout the entire stay in Austria
Recommended date of arrivalWeekend before semester start

Fall semester: August 30, 31 and September 1, 2013

University of Jinan

Language of instructionChinese, few English
Websitehttp://www.ujn.edu.cn/english/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearThree
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Minimum requirements to applyTBD by home institution
Application documents requiredPassport
Notification of Admission
Visa Application Form for Foreigners
Verification of Physical Examination for Foreigners
Application deadline
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)
Important academic datesFall Semester: Late August to Mid-January
Spring Semester: Late February to Mid-July
Programs of studyhttp://www.ujn.edu.cn/english/depart.php?name=International%20Education%20and%20Exchange
Housing informationDouble Room ($4 per day); Single($6 per day); washroom, air-conditioner, TV, telephone, internet
Suite ($8 per day); sitting room, washroom, TV, air-conditioner, telephone, internet, computer
Medical insurance plan information$25 per year
Recommended date of arrival

Yunnan University (YNU)

Aalborg University

Language of instructionEnglish
Websitehttp://www.apply.aau.dk/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTBD
Maximum exchange periodMaximum exchange period
Minimum requirements to applyTBD by home institution
Application documents requiredOfficial Transcript, including final grade average with an explanation of grading system (maximum grade, minimum grade, etc.)
Copy of the picture page of your passport where your name, including signature picture and nationality is evident.
Printed application form
Application deadlineApril 1 when applying for September intake, October 1 for February intake
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)http://www.studyguide.aau.dk/
Important academic datesFall semester begins September 1 and ends January 31. Spring semester begins February 1 and ends June 30.
Programs of studyhttp://www.studyguide.aau.dk/programmes/#special-tab
Housing informationApproximate monthly budget of $1,293 USD
Room with shared facilities 8 to 27 square meters
Private apartment 20 to 45 square meters
Medical insurance plan informationhttp://www.apply.aau.dk/how-to-apply-exchange-student/insurance/
Recommended date of arrivalAugust 21, 22 and August 25, 26

IT University of Copenhagen

Language of instructionEnglish
Websitehttp://itu.dk/english
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTBD
Maximum exchange periodMaximum exchange period
Minimum requirements to applyNomination from home university, must have completed two years at home university
Application documents requiredMust be nominated by home university. Once nominated student is informed about application guidelines.
Application deadlineFall Semester: May 1
Spring Semester: October 1
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Course registration is by discipline.
Important academic datesFall term:
Introduction days August 19-23,
Term period: August 26-December 13, exams December

Winter term:
Introduction Days January 20-24,
Term period: January 27-May 30, Exams May/June
Programs of studyGlobal Business Informatics
Digital Media
Design or Software Development
Housing informationInternational Coordinator will assist in finding accommodation within residence halls.
Medical insurance plan informationDanish health security act covers students staying for more than 3 months, and upon registering with the Danish authorities, students will be assigned a doctor.
Recommended date of arrivalFall Semester: before August 1
Spring Semester: before January 20

Canterbury Christ Church University

Language of instructionEnglish
Websitehttp://www.canterbury.ac.uk/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTBD
Maximum exchange periodOne academic year (September to June)
Minimum requirements to applyMust attend and apply through partner institution
Application documents requiredApplication form, passport, passport photos, CAS, Financial Documents ATAS certificate (if applicable).
Application deadlineFall Semester (September- December) – May 1
Spring Semester (January- April) – November 1
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Details of registration and enrolment found via CLIC. CLIC is a student “portal.” Students are directed here for registration and to obtain their smartcard.
Important academic datesClasses begin September 23, 2014
Study week October 28- November 3, 2014
December 13- end of program
Programs of studyhttp://www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/undergraduate/undergraduate-courses.aspx
Housing informationStudent Residences
Homestay
Medical insurance plan informationMust purchase travel and health insurance
Recommended date of arrivalBefore introductory week in September

Tampere University

Language of instructionFinnish/English
Websitehttp://www.tamk.fi/
Application documents requiredhttp://www.tamk.fi/cms/tamken.nsf/$all/1E3A6A717E002D66C22576EB003EA878
Application deadlineMid-October for Nursing students
Late October for all other students
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Course lists for Spring will be published in November
Important academic datesStudies start early January for all except the following:

Late January for Business Administration in Virrat
Early February for first Nursing group
Early March for second Nursing group
Housing informationWill be given to accepted students
Recommended date of arrivalEarly January (except Nursing students and students to Virrat)

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Université de Rouen

Language of instructionFrench, some courses in English
Websitehttp://www.univ-rouen.fr/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearFour students
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Minimum requirements to applyB2 French advised (CECRL)
Application documents requiredApplication form to be downloaded online: http://www.univ-rouen.fr/
Application deadlineFall term: June 1st
Spring term: Nov 1st

We will accept applications after the deadline but we recommend the students to submit their applications by the deadline.
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Learning agreement course list:
http://www.univ-rouen.fr/version-francaise/navigation/ufr-et-facultes-203317.kjsp?RH=1374833262562&RF=O3%20
Important academic datesAcademic calendar available in April
Programs of studyhttp://www.univ-rouen.fr/version-francaise/navigation/ufr-et-facultes-203317.kjsp?RH=1374833262562&RF=O3%20
Housing informationResidence: http://www.univ-rouen.fr/
Contact: anne.dandeville@univ-rouen.fr
Medical insurance plan informationStudents are required to register for Social Security (207€ )
Prices are subject to change
Recommended date of arrival1 week prior to beginning of classes
1 semester: Orientation program

Karlshochschule International University

Language of instruction:German and English
Website & Main contacthttp://karlshochschule.de/en/
international@karlshochschule.de
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per year:2
Maximum exchange period:1 academic year
Minimum requirement s to apply:At least one year experience studying business or management
Application documents required:Application form for exchange students,
Official transcript of records,
Course list,
CV(Curriculum Vitae)
Passport - sized photograph
Copy of passport
Application deadlineMay 31
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates):- Students send a course list with their application documents. Final course registration during the first two weeks of the lecture period.
- Course list will be forward to the home institution in late March.
- Module descriptions are available online under each study program
Important academic dates:Orientation period: 23 – 27 September
Teaching period: 30 September – 31 January
Orientation period: 23 – 27 September
Teaching period: 30 September – 31 January
BACHELOR
International Business
Intercultural Management and Communication
International Marketing
International Tourism Management
Management of Meetings, Expositions, Events and Conventions
Arts and Cultural Management
International Energy Management
International Media and Communication Management
MASTER
Management
Housing information:The International Office helps students find an accommodation upon request. We offer rooms in Student Union residences, in private student residences and in shared apartments. Exchange
students are recommended to make housing arrangements as early as possible.
Medical Insurance plan information:Exchange students need proof of health insurance coverage for the duration of their studies at Karlshochschule in order to be enrolled. Health insurance can be purchased in the student’s home country or in Germany during the introduction days.
Recommended date of Arrival10 days prior to the semester starts.

Leuphana University

Kansai University

Nanzan University

Hokusei Gakuen University

Kanda University of International Studies

Language of instructionJapanese/English
Websitehttp://www.kandagaigo.ac.jp/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo students per year, or four students per semester
Maximum exchange periodOne year
Minimum requirements to applyGPA: 2.7
Application documents requiredApplication forms (form 1-4)
Bank statement
University transcript
10 photos
Copy of passport
Address label
Application deadlineSpring intake: mid-November
Fall intake: late April
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Course registration will be complete during the orientation week. Detailed course list will be also distributed during orientation week.
Important academic datesSpring
Designated Arrival Date: late March
Orientation Period: early April
Class Period: mid-April to mid-July
Fall
Designated Arrival Date: late August
Orientation Period: early September
Class Period: mid-September to mid-January
Programs of studyJapanese Language and Culture Program (Bekka)
Housing informationDormitory
Flat share
Privately-owned housing
Medical insurance plan informationNational Health Insurance (compulsory)
Recommended date of arrivalA week before the orientation period starts

Kyoto Sangyo University

Language of instructionJapanese/English
Websitehttp://www.kyoto-su.ac.jp/index-e.html
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo per year
Maximum exchange periodOne semester (April to July or September to January)
Minimum requirements to applyShould have completed at least 6-12 months of Japanese studies. Must be familiar with Hiragana and preferably Katakana writing systems. Must show a keen and proven interest in Japan.
Application documents requiredhttp://www.kyoto-su.ac.jp/english/admin/applications.html
Application deadlineFor Spring Admission: October
For Fall Admission: April
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)http://www.kyoto-su.ac.jp/english/admin/applications.html
Important academic datesSpring Semester: early April – early August
Autumn Semester: late September – mid-February
Dates include examination period.
Programs of studyDepends on the of Japanese proficiency:

Introductory to intermediate level – Global Japan Program
Advanced students may be considered for classes taught in Japanese
Housing informationAll exchange students are housed in twin room in the I House.
Rent is 16,000 yen per month including amenities.
Medical insurance plan informationAll students must arrange and present policies for insurance arranged in their home countries. Students staying for more than 6 months are also expected to enter the Japanese National Health Scheme after their arrival.
Recommended date of arrivalTBA. Please refer to the website.

Late March for Spring admission and mid September for Fall

Nagoya University of Foreign Studies

Language of instructionMostly Japanese, some English
Website
http://www-e.nufs.ac.jp/jli/jljsp/e_31.htm
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearWe are currently open to accept several Algoma U students. We would like to encourage as many to apply as possible.
Maximum exchange periodOne academic year
Minimum requirements to applyPlease see our Enrollment section.
Application documents requiredPlease see our Application Information section.
Application deadlineLate April for the Fall Semester (Fall session)
Late October for the Spring semester
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Information on Course Registration is not available until Post-Arrival Orientation. The dates for opening and closing of registration differ every semester. Course availability also fluctuates in the same manner, but schedules and listings from previous semesters can be found on the JLJSP and CJPN explanatory web pages.
Important academic datesPlease see our Academic Calendar.
Programs of studyJapanese Language and Japanese Studies Program (JLJSP)
Contemporary Japan Program in Nagoya (CJPN)
*please see website for detailed information
Housing informationPlease see our Student Housing section.
Medical insurance plan informationAll students are required to register for Japanese National Health Insurance. It covers 70 per cent of most medical expenses. An explanatory website is available, but only in Japanese.
Recommended date of arrivalDates vary per semester, but students are made aware by materials sent via post after acceptance.

Tama University

Language of instructionJapanese. Basic Japanese (Hiragana & Katakana) * No certificate required
Websitehttp://www.tama.ac.jp/english/sgs_overview.html
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Application documents requiredApplication form (PDF)
Inquiry sheet for certificate of eligibility (form 2) (PDF)
A copy of passport
A photo in JPEG format OR two 40 mm x 30 mm passport style photos
A personal statement explaining why they would like to study abroad at Tama SGS in Japan (approximately 1 page in length)
Application deadlineSpring: Last weekday in November
Fall: Last weekday in March
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)Available upon request.
Important academic datesSpring: April – early August
Fall: Mid- September- early March
Programs of studySchool of Global Studies
Housing informationTama does not have any on-campus housing, but there are a number of privately owned apartments near campus which vary in price depending mainly on location and size. http://www.tama.ac.jp/english/sgs_accommodation.html
Medical insurance plan informationN/A
Recommended date of arrivalSpring: early April
Fall: middle of September

Universidad Cristobal Colon

Universidad Iberoamericana León

Language of instructionSpanish. *Some courses taught in a second language
Websitehttp://www.leon.uia.mx/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearOpen
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Minimum requirements to applyBe a student in Algoma University
A high level of Spanish proficiency is required (exchange student can take Spanish courses, If they have at least B1)
Nominated by Algoma University
Application documents requiredhttp://www.leon.uia.mx/intercambios/movilidad_internacional.cfm
Application deadlineFall semester
February 15th. prior to the exchange term
Spring semester
September 15th. Prior to the exchange term
Summer semester
December 5th. Prior to the exchange term
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)It will be sent in the application process
Important academic datesFall semester
August/December
Spring semester
January/May
Summer semester
May/July
Holy week
Third and fourth week in July
Programs of studyhttp://tlamatque.leon.uia.mx/consulta_externa/carreras.cfm
Housing informationStudent apartments near the University (independent): http://www.leon.uia.mx/

(Contact: cpj_urquiza@hotmail.com)
Medical insurance plan informationIt is compulsory that exchange students have an insurance policy applicable in Mexico
Recommended date of arrivalTwo weeks before the start of the semester

University of Colima

Gachon University

Pusan National University

Dong-A University

Language of instructionKorean
Website & Main contactwww.dau.ac.kr
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per year:2 students
Maximum exchange period :1 year
Minimum requirements to apply :Students who completed their first year at Algoma
Application documents required:- application form
- personal essay
- copy of passport
- official transcript
Application deadline for the 2010/11 academic year:2013 Fall semester : June 14 th (Friday)
2014 Spring semester : December 13th (Friday)
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates):Courses taught in English will not be finalized until the semester starts but I have attached the ones from last year just for your information. Students will do the course registration upon their arrival at Dong - A
Important academic dates:2013 Fall semester begins August 12 th
Programs of Study:- major(undergraduate) courses
- Korean language courses
Housing information:- university dormitory
- off campus apartment
Medical Insurance plan information:- either buy one from student ’ s own country or buy one upon their arrival at Dong - A
Recommended date of Arrival- TBA

Keimyung University

Language of instructionKorean/English
Websitehttp://www.kmu.ac.kr/english/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo or more
Maximum exchange periodTwo semesters
Minimum requirements to applyN/A
Application documents requiredApplication form
Photocopy of passport
Letter of recommendation from a coordinator of International Office
Academic transcript
Application deadlineSpring semester : late November
Fall semester: late May
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)http://www.kmu.ac.kr/programs/common/eng_KmuCourses.jsp
Important academic datesRefer to academic calendar
Programs of studyUndergraduate
Housing informationOn campus housing : dormitory with meal option, One room for two students
Medical insurance plan informationAny travelers insurance
Recommended date of arrivalSpring semester: late February
Fall semester: late August

Kyungpook National University

Language of instructionKorean/English
Websitehttp://en.knu.ac.kr/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo students
Maximum exchange periodMaximum exchange period
Minimum requirements to applyMust be enrolled with a KNU partner institution
Application documents requiredApplication form
Letter of nomination
Official Transcript
Copy of Passport
Application deadlineFall Semester: May 25
Spring Semester: November 25
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)List of Courses taught in English will be posted middle of January for the Spring semester and middle of July for the Fall semester
Exchange students can take up to 21 credits per year
Important academic datesFall semester application deadline May 25
Spring semester application deadline November 25
Programs of studyList of Courses taught in English will be posted middle of January for the Spring semester and middle of July for the Fall semester
Exchange students can take up to 21 credits per year
Housing informationAll exchange students are automatically assigned to a room (shared) at on-campus dormitories.
Medical insurance plan information
Recommended date of arrival

Sookmyung Women’s University

Language of instructionKorean, English, Limited Number of Japanese and Chinese, German and French
Websitehttp://e.sookmyung.ac.kr/
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per yearTwo
Maximum exchange periodOne year
Minimum requirements to applyGPA 2.0/4.0
If not, recommendation is required.
Application documents requiredApplication Form
Official Transcript
Statement of Purpose
Housing Application Form
A copy of passport
Two passport sized photos of yourself
A proof of Official Bank Statement (US$5,000 per semester)
A proof of Medical Insurance (covering injuries and illnesses in Korea)
Application deadlineLate December for Spring semester
Late June for Fall semester
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates)http://roset.sookmyung.ac.kr:5007/haksa/plsql/w_sue200pq_eng_main?hi_STUDENT_CD=0000000
Important academic datesSpring semester (March – June):
Late February: Orientation for Exchange/Visiting Students
Early March: Class begins
Mid-April: Mid-Term
Mid-June: Final Exam / Class ends

Fall semester (September – December):
Late August: Orientation for Exchange/Visiting Students
Early September: Class begins
Mid-October: Mid Term
Mid-December: Final Exam / Class ends
Programs of studyLiberal Arts, Science, Law, Pharmacy, Computer Science, Physical Education
Housing informationSingle, Double, Quad
For more information, please click here.
Medical insurance plan informationInjury $10,000
Recommended date of arrival3rd/4th week of February
3rd/4th week of August

Soonchunhyang University

Language of instructionKorean/English
Websitehttp://sgee.zc.bz/asia/index.php
Maximum exchange periodThree semesters
Minimum requirements to applyMinimum GPA is 3.0 out of 4.0
Application documents requiredOnline application
Self medical form
Two recommendation letters
Personal statement
Transcript
copy of your passport
Application deadlineFall: Late April
Spring: Mid-November
Programs of studyGeneral Course Categories In International Studies include:

Korean language
Korean culture and literature
Education Korean society and history
International & Korean business
International & Korean politics
Recommended date of arrivalLate August for Fall semester

University of Jaume I

CESINE Business School

Language of instructionEnglish
Website & Main contactwww.cesine.com
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per year:3
Maximum exchange period:One academic year
Minimum requirement s to apply:Minimum 1 year of studies at home institution.
Application documents required:· Application form
· Attested photocopies of all additional educational qualifications
· CV (Curriculum Vitae)
· Letter of recommendation
· 3 Passport size photo, signed on the back
· Photocopy of passport
· Official bank statement from the last 6 months (if visa is required )
Application deadlineJuly 10
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates):http://www.cesine.com/gbr/academic-offer/sections-degrees/22-ade-programme-structure-on-campus-grade
Important academic dates:September 14
Programs of Study:International business management, marketing, advertising
Housing information:http://portal.cesine.com/cesine-informa/alojamiento
http://www.ceuc.unican.es/Secciones/Alojamientos/Residencias.html
http://www.pisosparaestudiantes.com/cantabria
http://www.ceuc.unican.es/sie/bolsapisos.asp
Medical Insurance plan information:Students are responsible for their own health and travel insurance.
Recommended date of ArrivalSeptember 12

Kristianstad University

Language of instruction :English & Swedish
Website & Main contacthttp://www.hkr.se/exchange-student
Number of Algoma U exchange students to be accepted per year:2 students
Maximum exchange period :2 semesters (10 months)
Minimum requirements to apply :Being nominated by the host university
Having completed at least 1 year of university studies
Application documents requiredApplication forms
Transcript
Photo
Application deadline for the 2010/11 academic year:Application deadline for the 2010/11 academic year:
Course registration (procedures, course list web link and closing dates):Students choose the courses while applying online:
http://www.hkr.se/en/study-at-hkr/exchange-student/application/

Course list:
https://www.hkr.se/en/study-at-hkr/exchange-student/courses-for-exchange-students/
Important academic dates:Deadline for the autumn semester: April 15
Deadline for the spring semester: October 15
Programs of Study:Courses are available in many fields of study, for example:
Water management, teacher education, economics, etc.
Housing information:Kristianstad university guarantees accommodation for all incoming exchange students.
Medical Insurance plan information:Exchange students at Kristianstad University are insured by the Swedish government during the semester/semesters they are registered.
Recommended date of ArrivalLate August
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