Summer Program Listing (Asia)

Summer Programs for International Students:

Time to Register for Summer Programs: A great way to enhance your Talents & Interests, Explore Universities and Career Options and Prepare for Life Beyond YCIS:

CHINA

CIEE Global Abroad

Programs offer all the benefits of traditional study abroad – cultural immersion, global perspective, and real-world training – combined with a highly specialized and rigorous curriculum that meets the unique academic needs of students in requirement-heavy majors. If you’re motivated, eager to move forward in your area of study, and ready to roll up your sleeves and get to work solving a global challenge, a CIEE Global Program is right for you.

Elite Educational Institute, China

For over 25 years, Elite Educational Institute’s school-year and summer programs have offered students in grades 5 through 12 a flexible, proven system of courses and personal academic counseling.

Mandarin House

Here you can learn Chinese in China  at our Chinese language Schools in  Beijing & Shanghai.  Mandarin House  focuses  only on Chinese language training  and we offer  high quality  language courses, ideal accommodations and fun activities.

Next Step China

With more than 30 years of specialized experience, our contacts and knowledge are invaluable. Combined with our well-trained international and local staff members who are fluent in English, Mandarin, and Spanish, we continuously strive to provide every client with an unrivalled learning experience. We have several programs for youth including: Teen Immersion program that includes 6 hours of one-on-one tutoring in a range of settings: including material-focused work in a quite setting and practical immersion experience in a “get out and practice” setting while visiting historical sites and experiencing the city. We also offer: Intensive Learning Training for ages 15+, university summer programs, Study and Travel options and SAT prep.

Nike Summer Basketball Camp Shanghai

Sports are FUN, but they are more fun when you get better! Our professional, passionate, and positive coaches will help your child become a better player and a more inspired athlete. Camp provides the perfect opportunity to improve skills, make new friends, laugh hard, and smile a lot.

Parkway Health Center Internship

Contact the hospital Human Resource Office to find out if internships are available.

Princeton Review, Shanghai

We Crack Every Test

Our tutors teach students content and specific, proven strategies that only come from deep knowledge of each test. Students learn how to use POE (process of elimination), how to use speed and accuracy for more points and when it’s good to guess (letter of the day!) or never guess. And what test scorers are looking for in written sections. There are no surprises on test day.\

 R/CH Summer Camp

Learn or teach Mandarin Chinese at a summer camp at Beijing’s Language and Culture University in Beijing – especially for High School Students

Shanghai Jiao Tong University – Discover Engineering
The summer camp will be taking place in University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute, Shanghai, China from July 6 to 14, 2017. During the two-week program, students will receive high-quality in-class instruction from the prestigious faculty of University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute as well as interact with a body of students from multiple cultural backgrounds. It consists of not only academic training, but also cultural exploration, sports activities, and field trips. It will provide an excellent opportunity for all students to know their counterparts in China, especially in the area of science and engineering. After completing the program, students can receive two academic credits.

That’s Mandarin

Find the perfect fusion of old town charm and the impressive modern metropolis in the city of Shanghai. This is the best place to start your Chinese journey. Come learn and improve Mandarin here in Shanghai.

The Essential Learning Group

The Essential Learning Group is a social enterprise dedicated to providing high-quality special education, developmental, behavioral and mental health services in Shanghai and the Greater China area. They offer a 2 week volunteer program in July. Call or email to find out more.

Tutors in China
China’s leading tutoring service since 2005, managed by an experienced group of local and international teachers. We have close relationships with all the leading schools nationwide and over 500 academic tutors based both in China and abroad online.

Where there be dragons – Beijing, China

Dragons Summer Abroad Programs are authentic, rewarding adventures that feature consistent themes threaded through each program, known as our Program Components. All of our courses are rugged and profound learning adventures that expose the beautiful and complex realities of the countries in which we travel.

HONG KONG

1. A Team Edventures

A-team Educational Adventures is a Hong Kong-based outdoor education company specialising in delivering professional, high-quality educational programming to students from all over the world.

A few of their popular programs include: Sea Kayaking, Surf Adventure Camps and Guilin  Permaculture Farm Programme. Contact: Anthony Somerset <anthony@ateamedventures.com>

2. Crossroads International Volunteer

Provide valuable service to this NGO (Non Profit local Organization) that distributes second hand goods to some of the world’s most disadvantaged citizens including those in Hong Kong.

3.  Focus On Film Programs Learn the art of Film Production in Hong Kong.

These fast paced intensive camps allow the participants to maximize their time on the equipment by jumping into the production phase within the second day. We follow a philosophy of hands-on learning because we believe it is the most effective way to absorb knowledge and experiment with creative thinking.  Email: Mr. David Miller david@focusonfilmhk.co

4.  HK Federation of Youth Groups – Summer School for Effective Leadership
Summer School for Effective Leadership has 2 programs at HKU and HKUST

5. HKU Career Discovery in Architecture

Courses consist of lectures on the appreciation of aesthetics, the urban environment, landscape design, historic building conservation, environmental considerations, and computer-aided design (CAD), etc. The drawing workshops include free-hand drawings, orthographic projections and perspectives.  Design Studio forms an integral part of architectural education. This course consists of workshops on photography, model making, CAD and architectural design studios. Workshop exercises and studio projects with an emphasis on the ability to define space, together with group projects and discussions on related issues of design will form the basis of assessment. Field trips form an integral part of the course.

Enquiries Agnes Chu: cdprog_hk@arch.hku.hk

6. HKU Crimson Summer Exchange

Crimson Summer Exchange (CSE) is a program delivered by a group of Fellows who are students from Harvard, Yale, Cambridge and Oxford to inspire our next generation.  Our Fellows have excellent academic credentials while being committed to cultural exchange and community service.

CSE introduces students to a whole new way of addressing problems from multiple perspectives both critically and independently through close interaction and proactive discussion with some of the brightest young scholars today. It is sure to be a great life-time experience that you will not want to miss!

7. HKU Summer Programmes

HKU will offer  an array of dynamic programs enabling students to braoden their horizons, enrich their professional knowledge and experience cultural exchange between June and August. We are delighted to introduce several non-bearing courses offered by our faculties namely: Summer Institute of Art and Humanities, Faculty of Architecture, Engineering, Science, Social Science, and Dentistry etc. Please browse the HKU Summer Programmes website: www.hku.hk/summer for course listing, application online, tuition and HKU accommodation application.

8. HKU Medical Broadening Program – Application Deadline April 30th

The Medical faculty at HKU will offer a broadening program for local and overseas students Grade 11 or 12. Topic focused on: The Essence of Health – during this 2 weeks a wide range of activities are planned such as lectures, problem-basede learning, tutrorials, laboratary practical sessions, clinical skills sessions, site vists, etc. This promises to be a rewarding and fruitful learning experince for those interested in pursuing a career in medical or other healthcare fields.

9. HKUST Summer Scholars Program

A summer of University life on a dynamic innovative world-class campus

Broaden your horizons with leading academics and experts in the fields of: Science, Engineering, Business Management, Humanities and Social Science

10. Intern Group Featured in CNN, Time, Forbes
International internship programs: HK, London, Madrid, Melbourne or Metagena Colombia
Combine professional experience in major industries with exciting cultural immersion. Local Teams in each of these 5 destinations ensure strong partnerships with prestigious organizations and provide support to all our participants. Join our program and help your Resume stand out. What is included: A top international internship of your choice. High quality accomodations, professional development: tools, training and workshops. Visa assistance, cultural events and social activities, airport pick-up and academic credit assistance as well as all transportation costs in the country. Contact (gineke.helberg@the interngroup.com)

11. Kaplan
We aim to become a leading higher education institute known for its range of innovative and quality programmes and for a service second to none. We passionately develop quality programmes with reputable international partners; thereby helping our customers build successful and rewarding careers. We also strive to deliver excellent customer service that exceeds expectation.

12. Maple Learning Hong Kong

From Language and Culture Classes, to Academic Writing and Critical Thinking. We have plenty of ways to keep students thinking throughout the summer months. A new edition to Maple Learning HK is our Explore HK programs which involved customised tours of Hong Kong’s important landmarks as a way to spark discussion and debate around current issues facing Asia’s World City.

Educate, experience, learn.

13. NTK  Established in 1996, NTK Academic Group is a registered school under the Education Bureau in Hong Kong and is one of Southeast Asia’s leading tuition centres and educational service providers. We specialise in academic tuition and services for international curricula, standardised test preparation, and educational planning and consultation services. At NTK, we strongly believe that proper guidance in education is the foundation for success and lifelong achievement.

  • NTK offers an unparalleled range of courses covering all major subjects and curricula including SAT, AP, SSAT, IBMYP, IBDP, I/GCSE, GCE, CEE 13+, TOEFL, IELTS, GMAT, and more

14. Opera Hong Kong

Organized each year Opera HK offers students (5-21) an opportunity to perform lively repertoire full of musical worth and humour.

15. The Open Classroom: Young Leaders of Tomorrow

Young Leaders of Tomorrow” (YLOT) is a 2-week summer holiday program, designed and led by Ivy League graduates, to help students age 15-18 develop leadership skills, self-awareness and a service mindset for college and beyond. Contact: Agnes Kong

16.     Paradigm Global Education & Management Co. Limited

PGEM is an independent international education consultancy group based in Hong Kong and mainland China. The company was established to provide professional academic guidance and study programmes to students who wish to pursue educational opportunities both locally and overseas.

We achieve this by offering the following key services:

  • University Counseling Services (Pathways to University)
  • University Visits
  • Study Programmes in UK, Continental Europe, the United States and throughout Asia
  • Intensive Language Courses

17. Prince Wales Hospital Internship & Application Form

Prince Wales Hospital provides opportunities for students to learn about the medical profession first  hand as an intern. Please see Application form to apply.

18.  Princeton Review SAT Courses

Contact: Mr. Tony Chan

Offers classes and personal tutoring for a variety of standardised tests (SAT Prep)

19. Hong Kong Rugby Football Union

This has a variety of courses available

http://www.hkrugby.com/eng/community/courses.php

20. Raffles International College – Art & Design 
Apply Now: Tel. # 2520-6838

Fashion Design

Course Title: “Urban Couture”

Interior Design

Course Title:  “Understanding CAD”

Graphic Design

Course Title: “Applied Graphics to Products: Fabrics and Totes

Summer Break is coming up, and we are looking forward to meeting young talented designers from your school. We believe that our summer courses can open your students’ eyes to all possibilities in Fashion Design, Interior Design and Graphic Design.

21. Rustic Pathways

Summer Excursion Trips & Gap Year focus on Service, Learning Adventure and Discovery.

It is a USA Based Organization with International programs offered. Excellent value and experience awaits!

22. SCAD Hong Kong Summer Seminars   

SCAD Summer Seminars offer week-long workshops for high school students who have completed their freshman, sophomore or junior years. Students have the opportunity to gain a valuable educational experience while developing their creative vision through exciting art and design assignments and projects.
Contact: Gar Lake Wong <gwong@scad.edu>

23. Senate House: Professional Series
Prestigious schools emphasize 2 qualities: Academic Potential & the Determination to Achieve Excellence. Potentials project the scope of improvement while determination drives one’s conviction to succeed. The Professional Series: Young Lawyer, Banker, Engineer, and Mathematician reinforces the potentials with realistic, situational content unfound in classrooms and empower students to demonstrate their willingness to excel with worldly experiences.

24. Summerbridge Hong Kong

With univeristy student colleagues become a teacher to  disadvantaged Mainland Chinese students locally in Hong Kong. Earn over 300 community service hours. Share your passion in teaching and grow as a leader. For Students 16 and above: Contact Ms. Shirley Man

25. Test Rocker Contact: James Murphy (James@testrocker.com)

26. University of Cambridge Summer School

This summer at CDNIS University of Cambridge professors will offer a series of courses for HK Students.  

Places are NOT reserved for CDNIS students – this is first come first served. All courses are priced at HK$6,000 for 15 hours of class time and a cap of 20 places. Also there is a strict age limit of 15-18 (no exceptions) requested by the University due to the demanding nature of the material.

ASIA (Outside HK &China)

1. Africa & Asia Venture

We provide group-based, full-immersion volunteering projects in the developing world PLUS an optional period of independent travel We strive to establish perfect balance between giving the individual independence and yet providing 24/7 in-country support Every applicant really is treated and handled as an individual Across all of our projects around the world, an average of 55% of our revenues is spent in country.

2. CIEE International

At CIEE, we create opportunities that help bring people together. We foster the development of understanding and mutual respect between communities and nations by promoting the exchange of ideas and experiences. We help give students, teachers, and young professionals from across the world skills that make them active and responsible global citizens. We do this by:

  • Offering the most comprehensive lineup of exchange programs and services available.
  • Assembling the greatest resources and the most experienced, passionate staff in the field.
  • Working to ensure that everyone has access to opportunities and experiences that inform their perspectives and expand their horizons.

Our programs include: study abroad, teach abroad, high school study abroad, and gap year abroad programs; international faculty development seminars; summer work and travel exchanges; internships; professional training programs; and volunteer opportunities.

3. INDAGO Future Leaders Camp – Siem Reap, Cambodia
(Open to students 16-18year olds) It offers a 2 week Leadership and community service adventure in Siem Reap – the heart of Cambodia. Students will work directly with members of the community to set up a sustainable micro-business in a rural village. This is combined with camping trips, excursions and activities designed to help develop valuable life skills.
Contact: flc@indagotravel.com