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The Alliance: India: Summer in Pune
Pune, India (Education Abroad Programs Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: Alliance for Global Education 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 01-APR-2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Class Status:
1st year, 2nd year, 3rd year Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Language Requirement:
none
Open to Non-UVa Students:
No
Housing: Homestay Language Courses Offered: No
Language of Instruction: English
Credit Type:
Transfer Credit
Program Type:
Internship, Island
Tuition Payments Made To:
Program Provider
Education Abroad Advisor:
Ryan Hathaway
Application Fee:
Yes
Study Abroad Administrative Fee:
Yes
Subject Area:
Asian Studies, Cultural Studies, Economics, Environmental Sciences, Foreign Affairs, Global Studies, Internship, Media Studies, Other Languages & Literatures, Political Science, Pre-Medical, Sociology, Women, Gender & Sexuality
Program Description:
Study Abroad in PuneAlliance Logo with the Alliance:
Summer in Pune

Summer pune

About Pune

Looking for a top spot to study contemporary India? Head to Pune! You can celebrate traditional Indian festivals in the old city, learn classical Indian music and dance, or find yourself in a maze of magnificent historical architecture. At the same time, Pune is a youthful and progressive city with a growing music and art scene and an established development hub. This balance of city life, an international landscape, and uniquely Indian roots attract scholars and practitioners from all over India and the world. In Pune, you not only study contemporary India—you live it.

Program Highlights
  • Explore contemporary India as a complex yet unified multi-cultural, multi-linguistic, religiously pluralistic democracy and rising major global power through 6 credits of coursework.
  • Pursue your own academic interests and distinguish yourself professionally by completing an internship or directed research project.
  • Live like a Pune resident with an Indian host family and commute to campus via auto rickshaw. 
  • Get away on an organized weekend excursion outside of Pune.

Take the Next Step
  • Visit our website for more information about our Summer in Pune program, including course syllabi, student housing, and previous internship placements.
  • Contact your Student Services Manager at 800-858-0229 or http://studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org
  • Apply now! Consider submitting an application for one of the Alliance's need-based scholarships at the same time as you apply for your study abroad program.

Interested in studying abroad in Pune for a full semester? Check out our Contemporary India program!