Travel the world, make new friends and enjoy a truly unforgettable experience by joining one of our LUSU Overseas trips in 2016.
Each September we offer you the chance to join one of our three-week cultural exchange trips to India, Malaysia, Ghana or China.
India: Spend 10 days in Southern India learning about Indian culture and heritage through a series of lectures and tours. Then move to Delhi in Northern India, for the opportunity to network with businesses, get involved in community projects, meet academics and government officials, and sightseeing.
Malaysia: Spend three weeks with our partner institution Sunway University in stylish Kuala Lumpur. Meet major businesses, get involved in community projects, work with academics and enjoy a home-stay with a Malaysian family.
Download the LUSU Overseas Malaysia 2016 Fact Sheet to learn more.
Ghana: Visit the Lancaster University Ghana campus in Accra. You’ll spend three weeks exploring this dynamic city, learning about the contemporary and historical issues affecting the region and discussing international issues with academics.
China: Travel to China to witness first-hand the contrast between tradition and modernity though a range of activities from traditional tea tastings to touring local landmarks.
What do I get for my money?
The £750 fee covers your accommodation, scheduled activities and the majority of your meals. Not included are flights (this varies depending on destination), injections and medication, spending money, visas and travel to and from UK airports.
You can apply for financial assistance to help cover the fee. More information about the level of assistance available will be released when applications for the trips open.
How do I Sign Up?
Complete the online application form to apply for one of our exciting trips. From there, you will need to come to a meeting with a member of LUSU’s International Team. This will be your opportunity for us to tell you more about the trip and for you to ask any questions you may have.
After the meeting, you will be sent a link to complete your application and to pay a deposit to secure your place.