The National University of Singapore with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) is delighted to offer FASStrack Asia: The Summer School in June 2018, which will take place in Singapore, one of the most modern and dynamic cities in the world.As a leading university centred in Asia, NUS has ranked consistently as one of the top universities in the world that places a strong emphasis on a high quality, globally-oriented educational experience. 

With Asia in the world’s spotlight as it undergoes rapid growth, the summer programme will tap into our research strengths in the region and offer students an enriching knowledge and understanding of various Asian-related topics and issues. Taught over a 5-week summer period, students will attend classes, participate in active discussions and learn from academic experts specializing in their area of study. 

Fields of study

  • Humanities
  • Cultural Studies
  • Global Studies

You can choose from one of the following courses:

Credit equivalent 

4 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of 4 Credits (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and the NUS entry requirements for the relevant course. For more information regarding the entry requirements, please see the program information for each individual course listed above.

This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2018 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

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Cost

Tuition fee - Approx $2,820 AUD. More information regarding program fees please see the program information for each individual course listed under the program tab.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation 

Accommodation can be provided as part of the program. For more information regarding accommodation, please visit the host university website.  

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2018
Host: 15 March 2018

Program Dates

Start: 25 June 2018
End: 27 July 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Singapore
Credit: For-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate