The association of commonwealth universities comes with the aim to build a better higher education system. ACU Summer School 2021 along with the international collaboration aims to enhance knowledge, broaden horizon in education, and promote cultural understanding.
There are more than 500 member universities that have been working with ACU in around 50 countries of the world. All participants are coming from low, middle income, and small states. They get knowledge about how to improve their lives and also society’s lives.
All participants would learn about Sustainable development goals, and tricks about how to contribute to SDGs by their research and community engagement practices. The universities that will be hosting the students would be the cornerstone of developing societies.
This event will be selecting 50 participants. It is a two-week virtual program in which funds will be provided to the participants who do not have access to the WiFi. In this event, participants will be taking sessions about intercultural understanding, skills development, and network opportunities.
ACU Summer School 2021:
Mode of Summer School:
- Online (Virtual)
Degree Level Required:
- Undergraduate Degree Level
- Post-Graduate Degree Level
Sessions to be Conducted in Summer School:
- Network Opportunities
- Challenging Projects
- Intercultural Understanding
- Skills Development
Duration of Summer School:
- From 2nd August to 13th August 2021
Benefits of ACU Summer School 2021:
- A candidate would get funding if not able to access Wifi.
- A candidate would be able to develop network-building skills, cross-cultural understanding, and strategies to work on challenging projects.
Eligibility Criteria of ACU Summer School 2021:
- International students from lower, middle and small states can apply.
- A candidate either has to be a final year student of an undergraduate degree or a student of the post-graduate degree program.
- A candidate must have not traveled to any country or not attended ACU summer school before.
- A candidate must be fit and healthy mentally and physically.
How to Apply For ACU Summer School 2021?
- All interested candidates should create an account online on the official website.
- A candidate would be able to save the application as a draft.
- A candidate has to fill out the application following information;
- How this summer school theme would meet the candidate’s interest, field, and work experience.
- How the candidates’ research area focus or relate to the COVID challenges.
- Planning about how a candidate would communicate the knowledge that he or she will gain from summer school.
- The last date to apply for the ACU international summer school is 14th April 2021.