Other Opportunities

Please find below opportunities offered by our partner institutions and other organisations which are not part of our exchange programme offering, but which might interest you.

These opportunities are not coordinated by the University of Reading. You need to do your own research to work out if they are suitable for you. Any tuition/participation costs charged will need to be met by the participant, not by the University of Reading.

Please let the Erasmus & Study Abroad Office know if you decide to apply for any of the programmes listed.

Winter Abroad at Yonsei (WAY) | Yonsei University

Yonsei University is now accepting applications for its 3-week winter program at their Sinchon campus in Seoul, Sotuh Korea.

The Winter Abroad at Yonsei programme provides an excellent opportunity to enhance your scholarship through sessions in a broad range of subjects, including but not limited to Economics, Management, Psychology and Korean Studies.

This academic offering is complimented by a wide array of extracurricular activities, allowing you to experience Korean culture while meeting new people and making new friends.

Programme Dates: 27 December 2022 – 16 January 2023

Location: Seoul, South Korea

Fee: 200,000 – 3,600,000 KRW (Approximately. £125 – £2,260)

Further Information: Flyer | Website

Application Period: 01 September – 18 November 2022

Deadline: 14 October 2022 (early bird discount) | 25 November 2022

Apply online via the Winter Abroad at Yonsei website!

Sophia Online January Session | Sophia University

Since 2014, Sophia University’s January Session has provided students from around the world with the opportunity to learn unique aspects of Japanese Studies in a comprehensive and intensive manner amongst a lively cosmopolitan community.

Delve into Japanese language, culture and contemporary social issues wherever you are in the world!

Programme Dates: 10 January – 30 January 2023

Location: Online

Fee: 122,000 JPY – 258,000 JPY (Approximately. £740 – £1,560)

Further Information: Flyer | Website

Application Period: 26 September – 17 October 2022

Deadline: 17 October 2022

Apply online via the Sophia January Session website!

Winter School for Cultural Historical Studies | University of Vienna

The University of Vienna are delighted to welcome applications for their 2023 Winter School for Cultural Historical Studies, which will explore “The Discovery of Modernity – Vienna Around 1900”.

Held in Vienna, where traces of the outstanding culture of the late 19th and the beginning of the 20th century are still visible, this two-week program combines first class academic courses with an extensive social and cultural program. Participants will attend high-level lectures in the morning and guided excursions in the city of Vienna as well as visits to various museums in the afternoon. Outside the framework of classes, Vienna offers plenty of opportunities to explore additional cultural and historical sights.

Dates: 03 – 17 February 2023

Location: Vienna, Austria

Programme Fee: €1,325+

Further Information: Brochure | Promotional Video

Apply: Details on how to apply are available on the univie Winter School website.

Deadline: 30 November 2022