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Mid Semester Break: 03 April 2017 - 09 April 2017 

Semester Break: 19 June 2017 - 10 September 2017 

Examination week: 05 June 2016 - 18 June 2017 

The 11th Multi-disciplinary International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence 2017

Universiti Teknologi Brunei

November 20-22, 2017


Greetings from Universiti Teknologi Brunei!

We are pleased to share with you again the 11th Multi-disciplinary International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence 2017 which will take place on 20-22 November 2017


  • Theoretical foundation of artificial intelligence
  • Cognitive computing
  • Computational intelligence
  • Engineering and ICT applications of AI

 For more information, visit: https://khamreang.msu.ac.th/miwai17/


July 17, 2017 ~ August 4, 2017


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of one of the top universities in Korea and earn credits towards a degree at your home university in only three weeks. Inha University has world class facilities including a library, a student center and dormitories.

For more information, kindly visit: 


Chinese Summer School at National Chung Hsing University Taiwan

We are glad to inform you that this year they have a special activity named Chinese Summer School (CSS).Chinese Summer School welcome all the students, who are interested in Taiwan culture.

*Duration: 2017/8/7-2017/8/26

*Benefits: Tuition Waiver (including materials fees, registration fees, processing fees)

*Schedule: Activity will including not only Chinese lecture but also cultural experiencing trip.

*Member: Only 80 students can attend this activity, hold your opportunities!!

Interested students, kindly fill in the application online through:-

Application Link ://goo.gl/VNUALw

UPM”s students are invited to join International Social Business Exposure Program (ISBEP) under the motto "Social Entrepreneurs for Better world" hosted by Daffodil International University, Bangladesh to be held from 20 to 30 July 2017. It’s a 10-day long summer program aims at schooling students about the Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus’s Social Business concept for empowering the youth of the world for a sustainable future. It will bring together around 100 individuals from all over the world for making a footprint towards a better tomorrow with Social Business.


The ISBEP-2017 will cover the topics like core definition of social business and its seven principles, what makes a social business different from profit-maximizing business and social entrepreneurship, how to design a social business plan, NobinUdyokta projects, Social Business Fund, SB Design Lab and its impact to the global economy and so on. It will also involve experts from Yunus Centre who will give students an opportunity to learn from their experiences and stories. After the successful completion, student will be awarded a certificate long with transcript of 3-academic credits.   


International Social Business Exposure is open to university students at all levels, programs, and disciplines.  We are highly expecting your positive response and welcoming your students to participate in International Social Business Exposure Program-2017 at DIU, Bangladesh. For your information, the booklet and program details of ISBEP-2017 are attached with this email.  Please visit ISBEP website for registration and more details: http://isbep.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd. Should be any further queries, please contact me at int@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd.


The deadline of registration is 20th June 2017.

Polito Summer School

Politecnico di Torino, Italy

July 10 to July 14, 2017

July 17 to July 21, 2017


We are pleased to announce our new Summer school programs in the field of Engineering “Building tomorrow society: NanoElectronics & Photonics” and “Building tomorrow society: IoT applications & data management” which will take place in July 2017.

Both programs are designed for undergraduate students from all over the world who have completed at least two years of a Bachelor program in ICT (please see attached flyers for specific requirements).

The first module Building tomorrow society: NanoElectronics & Photonics will take place in Torino from July 10 to July 14.

The second module Building tomorrow society: IoT applications & data management will be from July 17 to July 21.

For each module, participants will be granted 4 ECTS upon successful completion of a final exam. Polito Summer schools in ICT provide a wonderful opportunity to experience innovative teaching on ground breaking topics, with theoretical lectures intertwined with hands-on experimental activities and company site visit.

Participation fees for each program is 500 €. The deadline for submitting the application is May 31st.

More information and online application available at: http://international.polito.it/courses/summer_schools.

If you have any questions related to the programs, please feel free to contact at the following address: ict.ss@polito.it


3-14 July 2017

“Bridging Cultures”


A few important points about the summer school:

As in previous years Atatürk University will be accepting 2 students from UPM. As before, Atatürk University will be covering:

  • Accommodation costs
  • 3 mealsper  
  • No tuition fee will be required for the courses, however attendance to courses are COMPULSORY. 


We only request that visiting students cover their own transportation fees/travel costs and make health insurance.  We advise that they check flights as soon as possible in order to take advantage of early booking fees. 

A certificate of attendance and an official document stating 3 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credits will be issued to students after a successful completion of the courses.

Please note that the deadline to nominate the students is on the 2nd June 2017, and students kindly take notice that your application has to be sent to Putra International Centre office by 31st May 2017 as no further registrations will be accepted after this date and a reminder will not be sent out.

Tentative program of the summer school  is attached. The language of summer school  will be in English.

Send your application to Ms. Suhana Johan at hanajohan@upm.edu.my, 03-8946 7808.

Thank you.

Explore the cities of Ho Chi Minh City and Singapore in this year's International Summer Programme in Architecture: Cities in Asia (ARCH1900) course!


The University of Hong Kong once again delighted to introduce the exciting summer study abroad opportunity to your current undergraduate and postgraduate students:

International Summer Programme in Architecture: Cities in Asia is a three-week credit-bearing course organized by the HKU Department of Architecture since 2010. It is a design and research studio that travels to multiple cities in Asia.  Students would study the effects of industry, manufacturing and other forms of production, and their adjacency to requisite urban functions such as housing and commerce.

The programme welcomes international students from any allied fields in architecture, landscape, urban planning, urban design, engineering, and liberal arts majors and minors in design or urban studies. Please find below some details about the programme:


Full Programme

Single-city Programme

Programme Date:

June 22 – July 12, 2017

June 22 – July 1, 2017 (Ho Chi Minh City)

July 3 – 12, 2017 (Singapore)

Programme Fee:

HKD $16,270 / USD $2,100

HKD $9,760 / USD $1,260


9 credits

Non-credit bearing


Ho Chi Minh City and Singapore

Ho Chi Minh City or Singapore

Programme Fee included:

• Programme Series

• Local Transportation

• Local costs associated with study facilities, printing, handbooks, maps, entry fees to museums, visits to sites, coaches and local travel.

Programme page


The application deadline has been extended to June 2, 2017. 10% discount on programme fee is available to large enrollment of 5 students or more.

Attached herewith the poster of the programme. For more information on other HKU Summer Institute programmes, accommodation and campus life, please visit http://www.aal.hku.hk/summerinstitute/.

If you have any questions about this programmes, please do not hesitate to contact HKU at ugsummer@hku.hk.






Visa & Pass counter will resume the operation on 3 July 2017.

26 June 2017 – 27 June 2017 (Public Holiday for Hari Raya)
28 June 2017 – 30 June 2017 (Counter will be closed)

Greeting from Putra International Centre (i-PUTRA),

Thank you for your interest to further study at Universiti Putra Malaysia.

Airport pickup:

i-PUTRA would to inform your that we NO LONGER provide airport pickup for new students. Kindly arrange your own transportation from KLIA/KLIA2 to UPM. 

Registration week: 

28th - 30th August 2017.

4th - 8th September 2017

Venue: Complex Academic A (student complex)-nearby UPM Mosque

Note: Kindly note that on 31st August until 3rd September are Malaysian public holidays so counter will be closed on these days. 

Mie University Exchange Student Application (Spring 2018)

The Mie University, Japan exchange student application will be opened from September 1st for Spring 2018! In order to take part in the exchange programme,  one has to fill in the application form and send it to the Putra International Centre until 23th of October 2017. The application documents can be downloaded from the following URL. http://www.mie-u.ac.jp/en/international/studyabroad/prospective/types-procedures/exchange/special-student.html (This web site is written in English).

Please read through "Exchange Program Guidebook". This guidebook shows
how to apply, about the dormitory, insurance, part-time job etc.

In order to process the application smoothly, we suggest you to send
application documents by e-mail to zawani@upm.edu.my and hanajohan@upm.edu.my for further action.

INHA University are happy to announce that the exchange application period for Spring 2018 will soon be open and they are now receiving nominations. They accept nominations for Spring 2018 or Full academic year (Spring ~ Fall 2018).

*Please note that Inha University receives nominations on a semester basis, and therefore students who are planning to study at Inha for the Fall semester of 2018 do NOT need to apply now

Nomination Deadline by Putra International Centre:  9th (Monday), October, 23:00 (Korean Time)

In order to process the application smoothly, we suggest you to contact zawani@upm.edu.my and hanajohan@upm.edu.my by e-mail for further informations.

Putra International Centre (i-PUTRA)
Universiti Putra Malaysia
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