IES Abroad: Kunming - Summer Southeast Asia Development Program

4 recent reviews
This program is not currently active
This program is inactive and currently not accepting students. It is still on Abroad101 as a reference to the provider and host institution whose links are on this page. Please refer to these if you are interested in learning more about similar programs

Kunming is a global city with a dynamic mix of Chinese and Southeast Asian cultures. IES Abroad offers you the opportunity to study economic issues occuring in the Mekong River Region through our Southeast Asian Development Program where you will ... read more

All Reviews

OVERALL RATING 5.0
Based on 4 Reviews
Social/Cultural
Cost of Living
Housing
Food
Academics
Admin
Overall Experience
As this was my first time abroad, the IES program gave me more opportunities that I thought I would never get to experience. It was absolutely worth-while to make IES ABROAD KUNMING my first experience abroad. - University of Minnesota - Twin Cities View Entire Review
You really can't go wrong with this program. It helps you live and breath Chinese Yunnan, Vietnam, and Laos culture, while learning a subject that will only grow and expand over time. Plus you have so much fun while doing it. It's really hard to speak poorly of this program. - University of Wisconsin - Madison View Entire Review
Absolutely. Considering coming back to China after graduation, but moreover decided to come back to IES Beijing in the Fall. - University of Redlands View Entire Review
Kunming is a city that is changing quickly and may soon become as overdeveloped as many other Chinese cities, I suggest you enjoy its relatively peaceful atmosphere, blue skies, and fresh air while you can. I myself hope to spend more time there as a postgrad student looking for teaching or other work. The program certainly deep... - University of Puget Sound View Entire Review

About

Kunming is a global city with a dynamic mix of Chinese and Southeast Asian cultures. IES Abroad offers you the opportunity to study economic issues occuring in the Mekong River Region through our Southeast Asian Development Program where you will retain a better understanding of the Chinese culture through a language course.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
Unknown
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • International Relations
  • Economics
  • Chinese Language, Literature
  • Asian Studies
  • Environmental Studies
Website
N/A

Statistics

IES Abroad Scholarships

Six grand prize winners will be awarded a $2,500 scholarship to put towards their study abroad or volunteer program. 30 runners-up will receive a $50 Amazon gift card.

$2,500

Deadlines:
November 10, 2016

Guidelines/Requirements:
Submit and entry form and you might win

Videos

Social Media

Featured IES Abroad Programs

Study Abroad Reviews for Vienna - Study Abroad With IES Abroad
IES Abroad: Vienna - Study Abroad With IES Abroad

We’d like to let you in on a little secret: Vienna is extraordinary. Quickly—gather your things and study there before more students realize what a hidden gem it is. Consi...

4.6

70 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Beijing - Contemporary China & Chinese Language
IES Abroad: Beijing - Contemporary China & Chinese Language

Our Contemporary China & Chinese Language program offers students an array of Chinese language courses, including upper level, topic-based Chinese language electives, ...

4.6

27 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Milan - Study Abroad With IES Abroad
IES Abroad: Milan - Study Abroad With IES Abroad

Think of your study abroad experience as a song—what will be the inspiration? See “The Last Supper,” one of the most influential works of the Renaissance. Witness some of ...

4.6

59 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Madrid - IES Abroad in Madrid
IES Abroad: Madrid - IES Abroad in Madrid

Madrid is an ideal place to connect university studies to the city's business, culture, and politics. The ...

4.8

38 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Study Rome - Language & Area Studies
IES Abroad: Study Rome - Language & Area Studies

It is impossible to avoid the past in Rome. It eagerly waits for you around every corner, hoping to intrig...

4.7

37 reviews
View all 107 programs offered by IES Abroad