The Alliance invites U.S. undergraduates to join us in China and India for summer study, research, and internship opportunities! Follow the links below to learn more about each program's curriculum, fees, and customized activities.
Summer in Beijing
Our Summer in Beijing program runs for six weeks and offers students the opportunity to explore contemporary public health topics, immerse in Chinese language, or conduct a cross-cultural internship in China’s capital city. This program fulfills six or seven credit hours.
Summer in Shanghai
Our Summer in Shanghai program allows students to benefit from this cosmopolitan city's many resources over the course of eight weeks. Students focus on improving their Chinese language skills and explore contemporary Chinese society or economy. This program fulfills nine credit hours.
Summer in Pune
Our Summer in Pune program features classroom and field-based learning in international development and contemporary South Asian studies. An internship or directed research project is required and includes opportunities in public health, education, microfinance, environmental issues, gender studies, and journalism. This seven-week program fulfills six credit hours.
Summer in jerusalem
Our Summer in Jerusalem option features two academic programs from which students may choose. Diversity and Coexistence students enroll in two courses for six credits in a four-week exploration of Jerusalem’s social, ethnic, political and religious diversity. Arabic Immersion students take a five-week intensive course focused on beginning or intermediate Arabic language for 10 credits. Both options provide students with an immersive experience in local communities relevant to the academic focus of each.