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  • Locations: Budapest, Hungary
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: RMIT applicants only
  • Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

    All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.
Dates / Deadlines:

Exchange Program (Semester/Year) applicants: Scroll down to the Program Description to view exchange application deadlines.

All other programs: There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Key Experience Criteria
Key Experience Criteria
RMIT schools: Any compatible discipline Study level: Undergraduate
Program type: Global Summer Programs
About your Experience
ESSCA_ Winter in BudapestProgram details
  • Host institution: ESSCA School of Management, Budapest
  • Program dates: 21 January to 3 February 2019
  • Availability: 5 - 10 places
Each year, ESSCA’s Central European learning centre hosts an internationally active winter programme for students who come from a large number of partner universities from all over the world. The programme is open to undergraduate students of business and includes numerous corporate and cultural visits all across Hungary.
See here for more information.

This short-term program will be particularly attractive to RMIT Business students, running during the Melbourne summer semester break, this will allow students to complete an elective or core course outside the main semesters.

  • Undergraduate Business students.
Academic / course details at ESSCA
Students select one of the following pairings (each pairing worth 7.5 ECTS)
Pairing 1
Pairing 2 Pairing 3
  • East meets West in the context of International Relations
Note: course offerings may be subject to change at the partner.

Academic credit at RMIT
This is an opportunity for you to gain credit for your degree during the RMIT semester break.
  • The exact credit will need to be discussed with your RMIT Program Manager. You will need to complete a study plan as part of your application as per the application process below.
  • 7.5 ECTS is usually considered 12 RMIT credit points
NOTE: this program is part of a reciprocal exchange agreement; if selected you will enrol into EXTL placeholder courses for which you will pay tuition fees to RMIT.

Program cost
Cost for this program is approximately: 1,100 euros (TBC)
This includes:
  • Accommodation
  • Company and cultural visits
  • Course materials
  • Welcome snack
Additional costs to consider (but not limited to):
  • RMIT tuition fee
  • Host country visa (if applicable)
  • Personal expenditure
** Travel insurance:
Students on approved overseas activities receive complimentary travel insurance (policy number: 41443), although you may require additional cover depending on your circumstances. 
For more detailed information, please refer here
  • TBC
Application and selection process
STEP 1: Discuss this opportunity with your RMIT School / Program Manager and seek study plan approval (See here for more information about seeking study plan approval.)
STEP 2: apply via Mobi by clicking the ‘Apply now’ button above by 09 October 2018
Your application must include:
  1. Academic Approval: your RMIT School-approved study plan. (See here for more information about seeking study plan approval.)
  2. A statement of purpose about why you want to participate in this program and how it will benefit you personally and academically.
STEP 3: Successful applicants will then be nominated to the host institution
STEP 4: If nominated, you will then be contacted by Global Experiences, who will advise you about the next stage of your application. You will need to complete an application to the host institution by October 15

For Summer 2018/19 the following grants are available:
  • 5 x $1000 Global Experience grants available! 
There may be alternative ways to fund your trip. Please check the Scholarships website and Global Experience website for funding options.

RMIT contact
Philippa Scott
Global Experience Advisor (Short-Term programs)
Phone: +61 3 9925 9980

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Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

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