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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: Suzy Wang (12537) Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.7
Language of Instruction: English Language Prerequisite: No
Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Homestay Program Provider: SIT
Fall Calendar: Early September to mid-December Restrictions: Vanderbilt undergraduates only
Type of Program: Study Center Academic Calendar: Similar to VU
Additional Prerequisites: Yes, see program homepage
Program Description:

Malaysia, known for its ethnic, religious, social, economic, and environmental diversity, is a country with a globally dynamic economy. During this program students examine banking, ethics, and finance in a cross-cultural context. Students are based in the capital of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and as part of their comparative learning experience, travel to China then Singapore or Indonesia to explore international relations and global banking in the growing financial centers of Southeast Asia. Courses are taught in English, and students have the choice of studying either Chinese or Bahasa Malaysia. The homestay placement is made based on the student’s language of study. Students end the program by completing an internship or an independent research project.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Review Begins Start Date End Date
Fall 2023 02/22/2023 02/23/2023 TBA TBA