Exchange Opportunities

Exchange Opportunities

The Centre for International Experience coordinates a Student Exchange Program. The Program has partnerships with numerous universities in East Asia. The Program provides EAS students with a wonderful opportunity to develop their language skills.

There are also a variety of opportunities to study abroad during summer time. The Summer Option at the Centre for International Experience offers international summer programs and students can earn credits by attending classes in another institutions in a short term.

Please see the list of participating institutions in China, Japan, and South Korea.

For additional information on the programs, such as CGPA requirements, please visit the U of T Summer Abroad website.

In conjunction with Woodsworth College, the Department offers courses during June and July at the University of Hong Kong.

Summer Abroad Program in East Asia

Complete a UofT course overseas in 3-6 weeks! The Summer Abroad programs are designed to enrich students’ academic lives by providing an exciting and educational international experience.

China-Hong Kong

Sample course: EAS395Y Leadership and Governance in China (2012)
More information about the program, photo galleries, and student testimonials can be found on the program’s website.

China- Beijing and Tianjin

More information about the program, photo galleries, and student testimonials can be found on the program’s website.

Japan-Toyko

EAS Japanese language courses

The program is designed for students who wish to enhance their Japanese language skills while learning about Japanese culture. The program in Tokyo offers the choice of seven levels of language instruction (including beginners). Classes are small (10-15 students) and take place in the mornings, Monday to Friday.

More information about the program, photo galleries, and student testimonials can be found on the program’s website.

Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
Cross Cultural College (CCC) Program

In collaboration with U of T, Queen’s University and Mount Allison University, Kwansei Gakuin University (KGU) offers a unique opportunity for students who wish to live in a multicultural environment and build skills to become a global citizen. Accommodation subsidy and scholarships are available! Please visit the Japan CCC Program’s website for more information.