Summer Programmes

univie: summer school for International and European Studies with University of Vienna

Programme Dates

17 July – 14 August, 2021 (4 week)

 

Program Fees

  • Summer school fees are € 2,010
  • Accommodation in a single room: € 1,849 / Accommodation in a double room: € 1,555

 

Application Deadline (for HKSYU students)

1 April 2021

*While you are free to apply for the summer school programme on your own, you are encouraged to apply through the International Unit because we can offer assistance in case you have questions with the application procedures such as government subsidies and scholarship, and also IU may be able to negotiate for a group discount if enough HKSYU students applied for the same programme through us.

 

Submission of Application

(a) Admission requirements

(b) Please send a soft copy of valid English test result (e.g. IELTS or IELTS), and the courses that you intend to study during the Summer School to studyabroad@hksyu.edu (mark the subject line in the email as your HKSYU student number, your name and the name of summer programme)

(c) International Unit will screen through all the document(s) and information received before proceeding to the submission of formal application to the University of Vienna. In addition, the International Unit will assist student to prepare official academic transcript.

 

Subsidy

(a) All local students are eligible to apply for the Non-means-tested Subsidy on Exchange to “Belt and Road” Regions for Post-Secondary Students (Non-means-tested SSEBR) of the Education Bureau.

(b) With Austria as destination and one week in duration, the maximum level of subsidy for the Non-means-tested SSEBR on this summer school programme is HK$3,450. Each student will only be eligible for assistance under the Non-means-tested SSEBR ONCE throughout their study in programme(s) at the same level of study in Hong Kong, irrespective of the amount of subsidy received.

(c) Students receiving means-tested student financial assistance from Student Finance Office (SFO) or whose families are receiving Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) are eligible to apply for the Scheme for Subsidy on Exchange for Post-secondary Students (SSE) and Scheme for Means-tested Subsidy on Exchange to “Belt and Road” Regions for Post-secondary Students (Means-tested SSEBR) [for the week in Austria] of the Education Bureau.

(d) With Belgium as destination and two weeks in duration, the maximum level of subsidy for the SSE on this summer school programme is HK$14,000; whereas with Austria as destination and one week in duration, the maximum level of subsidy for the Means-tested SSEBR on this summer school programme is HK$11,500. The amount for an eligible student is calculated by the approved level of student finance (in terms of percentage of full grant) to the maximum level of subsidy for the Subsidy Scheme. For checking your eligibility, please contact the International Unit.

(e) Each student will only be eligible for assistance under the SSE ONCE throughout their study in programme(s) at the same level of study in Hong Kong, irrespective of the amount of subsidy received.

(f) Each student will only be eligible for assistance under the Means-tested SSEBR TWICE AT MOST, subject to the maximum amount of subsidy to be received by her/ him under the Means-tested SSEBR discounted throughout their study in programme(s) at the same level of study in Hong Kong.

(g) Information about the Education Bureau’s Scheme for Subsidy on Exchange

(h) Application Form for the Education Bureau’s Scheme for Subsidy on Exchange

 

Download and Other Promotional Materials

(a) Programme Information

(b) Application Form

(c) Course list

(d) Credit Recognition & Transfer Application Form

 

Enquiries

Please contact the International Unit at 28048407 or through email to studyabroad@hksyu.edu. You may also visit us at RLB501 of the Research Complex.