Asia

Students on exchange with Soonchunhyang University

We have exchange partner agreements with institutions in many countries in Asia including China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and Turkey.

Read more about these institutions including their location and surroundings, units offered to exchange students and information about studying on exchange at those institutions, before you apply to study overseas on exchange.

China

ESSCA School of Management

Founded in Angers in 1909, ESSCA is a business school ("Grande ├ęcole") that offers management programs. ESSCA has four campuses located in Angers, Paris, Budapest and Shanghai. Its international program is based on partnerships with 160 universities in over 40 countries.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, supply chain and logistics and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Opportunities available to undergraduate and master level students.

http://www.essca.fr/en/

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University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)

The University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), is located in the most international area of Beijing. Beijing boasts more than 3000 years of history, and the city is filled with famous historical sites such as the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and the Great Wall.

Study options

Subjects are available in business and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Opportunities available to undergraduate and master level students. Please contact Victoria Abroad for more information about units available.

http://www.uibe.cn/app/eng/

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University of Macau

The University of Macau was the first and largest university in Macau, the former Portuguese colony on the Western side of the Pearl River Delta. Macau was originally an island but now is a Peninsula with a subtropical climate. The mixing of the Portuguese and Chinese cultures has given Macau a rich collection of holidays festivals and events, one of the most famous being the Macau Grand Prix.

Study options

Subjects are available in business and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.umac.mo/

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Baptist University

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) offers courses across a variety of study fields, all taught in English. The University, located in the heart of the vibrant city, offers world-class facilities and a dynamic student life with many extra curricular activities. Hong Kong is a multicultural society that also offers a gateway to visiting other Asian countries.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, international studies and political sciences, environmental science and biotechnology, social sciences and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.hkbu.edu.hk

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Hong Kong Polytechnic

The University is strategically located in Hung Hom, Kowloon, near one of the many tunnels leading from Hong Kong Island. Not one for the claustrophobic, this location has so much going on all the time, it is perfect for anyone who likes a fast paced and busy environment. Just outside of this busy area are a range of temples and mountains if you want a break from the fast paced Hong Kong atmosphere.

Study options

Subjects are available in hospitality, tourism and events management. Subject to approval from this university.

Only tourism and hospitality students can apply to study at this University.

http://www.polyu.edu.hk

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Indonesia

BINUS University

BINUS University is a leading University in the bustling city of Jakarta. It has three campus locations and students must choose to study at only one of the three campuses at Kemanggisan, Alam Sutera or Senayan. With over 230 million in population and over 6000 islands, Indonesia is home to a rich array of lifestyles ranging from traditional rural cultures to the ultra modern. BINUS University has a large international population and offers many courses in English.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, psychology, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

Opportunities at masters level for business students.

http://web.binus.ac.id/io//

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Gadjah Mada University

Gadjah Mada University is the oldest and the largest state university in Indonesia. The university is located in Yogyakarta, which has been widely known as a centre of Javanese culture. The university offers many courses in International Relations and Politics in English language.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, community development, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, social work and youth work, social sciences, engineering and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

Contact Victoria Abroad for more details about courses taught in English.

http://ugm.ac.id/en

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Japan

Nagasaki University

Nagasaki University is located on the southern island of Kyushu. It is located on the west coast of the island and has a population of 450,000. Due to its geographical position, Nagasaki has served as a gateway to China and Europe. This history has shaped it culturally and it is rich in folk arts and festivals combining Western and Eastern cultures.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, international studies and political sciences and social sciences. Subject to approval from this university.

The School of Global Humanities and Social Sciences offers courses taught in English.

http://www.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/en/

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Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU)

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University is located in Beppu on the southern island of Kyushu. Beppu is situated between the sea and the mountains and is famous for its 2,500 hot springs, onsen. It is a small town offering great scenery and opportunities for outdoor activities. APU is a very multicultural university with almost half of the students being international. All undergraduate subjects are offered in both English and Japanese, allowing students who have no background in the Japanese language to study at APU without any problems.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, community development, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, environmental science and biotechnology, psychology, supply chain and logistics and social sciences. Subject to approval from this university.

Students can take units from the College of Asia Pacific Studies and/or the College of International Management.

http://en.apu.ac.jp/home/

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Tokyo Gakugei University

Located in Musashino, Tokyo, the University is littered with 200 types of trees, providing a serene and relaxing environment outside the metropolis of Tokyo City. Tokyo itself is an amazing blend of time-honoured traditions and culture, with cutting-edge fashion and advanced technology.

Study options

Subjects are available in international studies and political sciences and social sciences. Subject to approval from this university.

Courses taught in English available through the ISEP program. This program begins in October and runs for 1 or 2 semesters. Subjects in the ISEP program cover language and cultural studies.

http://www.u-gakugei.ac.jp/english/index.html

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Utsunomiya University

Located less than two hours north of Tokyo, Utsunomiya University is home to a horse-riding ground, farms and several recreation facilities. The amazing public transport system in Japan allows you to get away to Tokyo for some shopping, or to the many cultural and recreational areas such as the Cherry Blossom Festivals or snow fields.

Study options

Subjects are available in international studies and political sciences and social sciences. Subject to approval from this university.

Some language and cultural studies subjects are available in English, all other subjects are offered in Japanese.

http://www.utsunomiya-u.ac.jp/en/index.php

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Malaysia

SUNWAY University

The Sunway University College is located west of Kuala Lumpur in Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia and occupies 22 acres of prime land. Around the corner you can find the Sunway Lagoon Water Park and a short trip will take you to all the excitement of Kuala Lumpur and the melting pot of cultures that live in Malaysia.

Study options

Subjects are available in business. Subject to approval from this university.

VU students are only eligible to study units from the Victoria University Bachelor of Business at SUNWAY University.

http://sunway.edu.my

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Republic of Korea (South Korea)

Hanyang University

Hanyang University is a private research university in South Korea. The main campus is in Seoul and the second one is located in Ansan. The university is very strong in Engineering and there are over 500 courses offered in English in varying disciplines.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, education, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, environmental science and biotechnology, sports, recreation management and exercise science, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.hanyang.ac.kr/english/

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Kyung Hee University

Kyung Hee University resides in north-western Seoul, the capital of South Korea. Whilst this technologically advanced city lights up at night, the city has recently focused more on developing parks and gardens and restoring areas of cultural significance.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, social sciences and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.khu.ac.kr/eng

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Soonchunhyang University

Located on the central west coast of South Korea near the city of Asan, Soonchunhyang University is surrounded by mountains and cultural attractions with west coast beaches not far from the campus as well. Less than 100km away is the nation's capital, Seoul, where you can experience one of the world's most technologically advanced cities.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, international studies and political sciences and social sciences. Subject to approval from this university.

Scholarships of up to 800,000W towards airfare and 120,000W per week for living expenses for students who do the Cultural Internship Program.

https://homepage.sch.ac.kr/english/

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Taiwan

National Chengchi University

National Chengchi University (NCCU) is one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan. NCCU is located at the base of Chi-nan Mountain in the south of Taipei City. Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan, is a global leader in high tech industry. The city also provides many important museums, commemorative sites, performing arts events and is well known for its night markets. NCCU offers many courses taught in English and the opportunity to take Mandarin courses at no extra charge.

Study options

Subjects are available in business, international studies and political sciences, social sciences and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.nccu.edu.tw/en

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Thailand

Mahidol University International College

Mahidol University International College is located in the capital city of Bangkok and its main campus is situated in a beautiful semi-rural setting on the outskirts of the city, about 30km from the city centre. The Salaya campus is set on 520 acres of landscaped gardens and lush tropical scenery. It is a modern campus with swimming pools, tennis courts, badminton courts, petanque courts, soccer fields and indoor stadiums for basketball, volleyball and other indoor sports. Mahidol University runs on a trimester system with one trimester being equivalent to a Victoria University semester.

Study options

Subjects are available in communication, media and public relations, creative arts industries, business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, environmental science and biotechnology, social sciences and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

http://www.muic.mahidol.ac.th/eng/

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Timor Leste

National University of Timor Lorosa'e

The National University of Timor Lorosa'e is located in the capital city, Dili, and was founded in 2005. The university is a suitable Exchange destination for VU students studying Community Development. Please contact Victoria Abroad for further information.

Study options

Subjects are available in community development and social sciences. Subject to approval from this university.

http://untl.edu.tl/

    Turkey

    Middle East Technical University

    Based in the Ankara, the capital of Turkey, Middle East Technical University is set just outside of the city centre in heavily forested grounds. With hot summers and cold and snowy winters you will have plenty of opportunities to visit the Black Sea or Mediterranean and enjoy the cafe culture and hospitality of the Turkish people in this historic location.

    Study options

    Subjects are available in education, business, international studies and political sciences, environmental science and biotechnology, psychology, social sciences, engineering, computer science and information systems and masters courses. Subject to approval from this university.

    http://www.metu.edu.tr

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    Vietnam

    Hanoi University

    Hanoi University (HANU) is a major university situated in Vietnam's capital city, offering students broad knowledge about many fields enriched by the cultural identity of historic Hanoi. HANU specializes in language and culture studies including Vietnamese, Japanese, Chinese, German, French, Russian, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish and Italian. Previously known as the Hanoi University of Foreign Studies, the university also offers Business Administration, Finance and Banking, Accounting, Tourism, International Studies and Information Technology courses.

    Study options

    Subjects are available in business, international studies and political sciences, hospitality, tourism and events management, social sciences and computer science and information systems. Subject to approval from this university.

    http://internationaloffice.hanu.vn/

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