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The Rise of Study Abroad in Asia: U.S. Students Increasingly Seek Cultural Contrasts by Stacey Hartmann with Asia Study Abroad Tips by Michael Swift
Study Abroad Programs in Asia Have Come of Age by Glenn Shive
Hong-Kong: A Gateway to Asia by Glenn Shive
Attend a Chinese University: Learning Through Year-Long Travels and Study by Sarah Bivins

NYU Global Programs
Stay on track in your major while studying abroad at one of NYU’s global locations in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and South America. Subject courses are taught in English and language courses are offered at all levels.

Dates: Study abroad for a semester, year, or summer
Contact: NYU Office of Global Programs, 110 East 14th Street, Lower Level, New York, NY  10003-4170
Website: www.nyu.edu/studyaway

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Study Abroad in Asia with GlobaLinks Learning Abroad
GlobaLinks Learning Abroad offers semester/year, summer, and internship programs in a wide range of locations throughout Asia. Your study abroad experience is uniquely your own, and we recognize that you have individual goals and aspirations for your program. Our Discovery Model combines the design of our programs along with the support of our U.S. and overseas staff, which offers participants the unique advantage of discovery in 5 key areas: personal, academic, cultural, social, and professional. Semester program includes an orientation program and other activities throughout the semester or summer. Scholarships are available. Contact us to learn more.

Dates: Varies
Cost: Varies. We strive to offer affordable programs. Financial aid is transferrable to our programs and scholarships are available.
Contact: GlobaLinks Learning Abroad, 12050 N. Pecos St. Suite 320, Westminster, CO 8034
Tel: 1-800-980-0033
Email: studyabroad@globalinksabroad.org
Website: www.globalinksabroad.org

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American University
A one-of-a-kind dual degree program with American University in Washington, DC and Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan. The program allows students to earn a master's degree simultaneously from two universities. Students who obtain the dual degrees are provided with the knowledge, skills, and practical experience to excel in careers in the U.S. and Asia.

Contact: hashton@american.edu, www.american.edu/sis.

Asia Exchange
Study in Bali, Indonesia
Participate in Bali International Program on Asian Studies (BIPAS) at Udayana University. The international semesters are held in English and last 4 months. The courses are creditable to Western university degrees. With interesting academic courses, cultural and social activities and a setting in the beautiful "Island of Gods", this program is intended for students looking to broaden their horizons, experience Asia, and study a unique semester in a world-famous surfing paradise. 
Study Abroad programs also available in other countries throughout Asia.

Contact: info@asiaexchange.org, www.asiaexchange.org

Bangkok School of Management
Come spend a term or a year abroad in Bangkok, Thailand and earn transferable university credits while spending the summer holiday in Thailand! Bangkok School of Management offers courses in Business Administration, Marketing, International Business, Small Business Management and others, which are transferable to colleges and universities worldwide.

Contact: info@bsm.ac.th, www.bsm.ac.th

China Quest LLC
China Quest Summer Program
Where can you study, travel, learn, discover, and explore a new culture? You can do it all at the China Quest summer program. For 35 days, students will not only study Chinese language and culture but also take a magnificent and eye opening tour of China. We hope you enjoy learning more about our program and join us to find out for yourself what makes the China Quest summer program so special.

Contact: info@chinaquest.org, www.chinaquest.org

College of International Education at Tianjin Univeristy of Technology (TUT)
Study Chinese (Mandarin) Abroad in Tianjin China
The College of International Education at TUT is authorized by the Education Ministry of China to offer Chinese language programs that enable international students to gain proficiency in the Chinese language. Participants have ranged from the beginners to the advanced, who need a strong foundation in the language for various careers throughout the world, who are interested in Chinese culture, or who simply intend to live and travel in China. Apart from the language programs, elective courses such as Kongfu, Chinese painting, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese traditional musical instruments, Beijing opera, etc. are also available.

Contact: jingml@tjut.edu.cn, www.tjut.edu.cn:8080/gjjy

George Mason University—Study Abroad Programs
Comparative Literature of the Vietnam War
In the course, students will spend two weeks studying comparative literature that has been produced by both sides that participated in the Vietnam war, and traveling through the physical, historical, and cultural landscapes from which such literature came, meeting with Vietnamese writers, scholars and veterans.

Contact: gseiler2@gmu.edu, globaled.gmu.edu

George Mason University—Study Abroad Programs
Nepal: Environmental Conservation
The focus of this experience is to expose students to understand the basics of Nepali language and culture, as well as training on the technical aspects of nature conservation in Nepal.

Perched on the southern slopes of Himalayas, Nepal is socially and ethnically diverse as its flat lands, broad valleys, and the highest mountain peaks in the world. “Top of the World” aptly describes to Nepal, home to eight out of world’s 10 highest mountains,including the 29,030-foot Mt. Everest. Nepal is a landlocked country located between India and China. In its 147,181 square kilometer geography, currently Nepal has 23.15 million population compared to 5.6 million in 1911 (CBS, 2001).

Contact: gseiler2@gmu.edu, globaled.gmu.edu

Georgia Tech Shanghai Summer Program
This is an amazing opportunity for undergraduate students in engineering and the humanities. Earn college credit while living and learning in the one of the most influential cities in China — Shanghai. Please see our website for details.

Visit: www.chinasummer.gatech.edu/

University Studies Abroad Consortium
Business and Southeast Asian Studies: Bangkok
Thailand program provides a fascinating, well-balanced approach to Southeast Asia. Diverse courses in culture, language, economics, business, society, religions, etc. Program-organized field trips, student residence halls, and many university activities at one of Thailand's most modern universities.
Chinese Studies in Chengdu
The Chengdu program offers intensive language study fulfilling up to 2 years of language requirements in only 1 semester. Additional courses in art history, economics, anthropology, political science, environmental health, sociology, literature, history, and calligraphy are taught in English and offer a multidisciplinary approach to understanding the complexities of China and Asia. Program is at Southwest Univ. for Nationalities, one of China's largest and most comprehensive universities; includes field trips, internship opportunities.
Full Curriculum Studies in Bangalore, India
This birthplace of Buddhism and yoga, India is also home to some of the world's greatest palaces, temples and monuments including the Taj Mahal. Studying at Christ College in Bangalore allows students to take a variety of classes with local students such as business, tourism, history, computer science, political science and much more.
Full Curriculum Studies in Hiroshima and Osaka, Japan
These Japan programs offer students a wide range of courses in a variety of disciplines at Hiroshima University and Kwansei Gakuin University in Osaka. Courses are available in science and information technology, biotechnology, business, law, economics, culture, education, Japanese, etc. Student resident halls are available to USAC students, as well as other university facilities and activities.
Seoul, Korea: East Asian and International Business Studies
Seoul is not only the capital of Korea, but its a major financial, cultural and social center too. Courses at Yonsei University range from Comparative Asian Economics to Women in Korea, along with three levels Korean language. Fascinating sights and experiences await you in this vibrant city.

Contact: USAC, usac.unr.edu

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