Boys & Girls Get Ready, Applications are invited to apply for the Fully Funded ACU Summer School 2019 Destination Mauritius. This Year ACU Summer School will begin from 14-21 July 2019 in Mauritius & all the cost of the selected participants will be covered.
The ACU Stands for “Association of Commonwealth Universities” is pleased to announce that the next ACU Summer School will be held at the University of Mauritius from 14-21 July 2019. Join us in Mauritius for a week of expert lectures by local and international speakers, social events, engaging and challenging group project work.
The Undergraduates, Master Students Ph.D. Students will learn from site visits to Mauritian hospitals and laboratories, will work together on a challenging group project, share their experiences of public health challenges in their home countries, and will be able to immerse themselves in Mauritian culture.
ACU Summer School 2019 Details
- Country: Mauritius
- Location: University of Mauritius
- Duration: One Week (14-21 July 2019)
- Value: Fully Funded
- Deadline: Sunday 13 January 2019
Theme & Focus Topic
The theme of the 2019 Summer School is ‘Public Health: from a Small Island State to the Global Community’ will focus on four major components of public health namely:
- Education, detection, prevention, and control of disease outbreak, community-centered approaches.
- Research in health/medicine.
- Innovation in health: e-health and big data.
- Health economics, policies, and civil society.
- The summer in Mauritius is open to both Current postgraduate (Master’s and Ph.D.) & final-year undergraduate students at both ACU member universities and non-member universities in Commonwealth countries. (Pakistan is in the List)
- The event is multi-disciplinary: it is appropriate both for those studying fields relating to public health, and students from other disciplines.
- Students who have previously attended an ACU Summer School are not eligible to apply.
The ACU Summer School will Cover Bursaries cover
- Return flights from your home country
- Full summer school participation.
- Field trips.
- Hotel accommodation.
- Most Meals and Airport pick-ups.
- However, bursaries do not include the cost of visas and vaccinations
The ACU Summer School is a Fully Funded program & will cover the cost of the selected participants if they meet requirements given below:
Please note, you should only apply for a bursary if you:
- are a student at an ACU member university
- would otherwise be unable to attend the Summer School for financial reasons
- have never previously traveled outside your home region
Note: If You will not be selected for Full Funding, You can still Join by Self Funding.
The last date to Apply for the ACU Summer School 2019 is 23:59 GMT on Sunday 13 January 2019. Applicants will be contacted by the End of March.
How to Apply
Complete an Online Application Form.