Travel the world, make new friends and enjoy a truly unforgettable experience by joining one of our LUSU Overseas trips this year.
Each September for just £675 (plus flights and miscellaneous expenses) 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 Delhi networking with businesses, getting involved in community projects, meeting academics and government officials and sightseeing. Then choose from options of a 10-day culture and heritage trip to Manipal or work for a charity organisation. Download the LUSU Overseas India Fact Sheet for more details.
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 Fact Sheet for more details.
China: Join our partner institution, Guangzhou University, for the first two weeks, then choose from a week teaching English at Guangzhou, investigating environmental issues in rural China or exploring politics and culture in Beijing. Download the LUSU Overseas China Fact Sheet for more details.
Ghana: Visit the new 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. Download the LUSU Overseas Ghana Fact Sheet for more details.
What do I get for my money?
The 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 cover the £675 fee.
Applications for the 2015 trips have now closed. Keep checking this space for details about the 2016 trips.