AT A GLANCE

Eligibility

• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• At the time of application, students must have completed two semesters of college level course work.
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only. Other students apply directly to SIT.

Subjects

Nepali language, culture and development, and fieldwork project.

Classroom Language

English

Housing

Six weeks in the Kathmandu Valley, plus a six-day homestay with a rural family. Other accommodations during the program include hostels or small hotels.

Program Duration

Fall semester - late August - mid December
Spring semester - late January - mid May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  9/12/2014
Fall 2015-16  2/20/2015
 

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!
peeradvisor@studyabroad.wisc.edu


Nepal, Kathmandu
SIT Development and Social Change

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Offered through the School for International Training (SIT) the Development and Social Change program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will have the unique opportunity to witness the challenges facing Nepal as it works to balance tradition and progress and negotiate economic, political, and social change.

You will be working closely with both IAP and SIT on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the SIT website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.