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Apply for a study stay in Texas!

Students can now apply for a study stay at McLennan Community College in Texas (http://www.mclennan.edu) in the autumn semester 2018 and spring semester 2019.

Potential applicants are asked to send a motivation letter to Zdeněk Janík (janikz@mail.muni.cz) by 20 February 2018 and come for an interview on Thursday 22 February at 11.00 am, office # 05007 (5th floor of Porici 9). Bring your motivation letter and transcript of records!

See below for more info on McLennan Community College.

 

ERASMUS+ STUDENT MOBILITY FOR 2018/19 – APPLY NOW

Dear students,

You can now apply for Erasmus+ study program in the academic year 2018/19.

Follow the instructions below.

Instructions: how to apply? 

1.     Be sure you are eligible for Erasmus+ program.
2.     Choose from the list of Erasmus partners (see below)

You can choose up to two universities. Indicate your first and second choice, including the semester of your stay (autumn or spring).

3.     Fill in the application in the on-line database here.

The online application must be filled in between 29 January – 21 February 2018. No applications will be accepted after 21 February.

4.     Come to the interview.

The interviews will be held Thursday 22 February 2018 from 9:00 am at the Department of English language and literature, room #05007 (Zdeněk Janík’s office).

More information on the Erasmus+ study program available here.

 

Erasmus+ Partner Universities

Students can apply for Erasmus+ Study Stay at the following Erasmus+ Partner Universities:

Spain

  • E PAMPLON02 – Publica Uni de Navarra

Education, Teacher Training / English

2 students can apply for one semester; duration of stay 5 months

Weblink:

http://bit.ly/upna-international

  • E ZARAGOZ01 – Zaragoza University

Languages and Philological Sciences / English language

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: http://wzar.unizar.es/servicios/inter/internationalstudents.htm

 

Sweden

  • S LINKOPI01 – Linköpings University

Education, Teacher Training / Anglistice

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: http://www.liu.se/utbildning/exchange-students?l=en

 

 

United Kingdom

  • UK BIRMING08 – Newman University College

Humanities

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: http://www.newman.ac.uk/international/3221/exchange-students

 

Austria

  • A WIEN10 – University College of Teacher Education Vienna/Krems

Education

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: http://www.kphvie.ac.at/home.html

 

Germany

  • D CHEMNIT01 – Chemnitz University of Technology

Education, Teacher Training / Anglistice

1 student, 5 months

Weblink: https://www.tu-chemnitz.de/international/incoming/index.php.en

 

Hungary

  • HU BUDAPES10 – Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church

Faculty of Humanities / Department of English Literatures and Cultures

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: http://www.kre.hu/english/

  • HU BUDAPES01 – Eotvos Loránd University

Faculty of Humanities / Department of English Applied Linguistics

1 student, 5 months

Weblink: http://www.elte.hu/

 

Portugal

  • P LISBOA02 – University of Lisboa

Faculty of Letters

1 student can apply for two semesters, i.e. 10 months

Weblink: http://www.letras.ulisboa.pt/pt/internacional

 

Bulgaria

  • BG SOFIA06 – Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”

Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: https://www.uni-sofia.bg/index.php/eng/the_university/international_relations

 

Turkey

  • TR ADANA01 – Cukurova University

Faculty of Education

2 students, 5 months

Weblink: http://international.cu.edu.tr/Eng/detay.aspx?pageId=1484

 


Other International Study Stays

  • McLennan Community College in Waco, Texas, USA

2 students per semester (spring semester January-May; fall semester August-December)

Weblink: http://www.mclennan.edu/

McLennan Community College accepts two students per semester. Students can apply for one semester only, the stay may not be prolonged or repeated. Applicants are interviewed at the English Department of the Faculty of Education. The interview takes place in March for the study stays in the next academic year.  The date of interview is announced on the website and the noticeboards of the Department of English language and literature. Applicants are required to bring to the interview a motivation letter and transcript of records.

McLennan Community College provides accommodation free of charge. The students do not pay tuition and are offered a part time job on the campus. The students financially cover their travel expenses, living expenses (food, clothing, etc.), travel/health care insurance, and fees for visa.

The students arrange their visa with the assistance of the contact person at the host institution.

List of courses (spring 2015): http://www.mclennan.edu/schedule/SP_2015.pdf

The students are strongly recommended to consult their choice of courses with the contact person at the English Department of Faculty of Education.

Erasmus+ Department Coordinators:

Mgr. Zdeněk Janík, M.A., PhD (janikz@mail.muni.cz)
Ing. Katarína Lexová, M.A.  (lexova@mail.muni.cz)