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Call for Application to the Program A&B (Autumn 2018) of the UMAP Multilateral Student Exchange Program

The International Secretariat of the University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP) released the call for Application for Program A&B (Autumn 2018) Multilateral Exchange Program.

UMAP aims for each of the countries and territories in the Asia-Pacific region to achieve a better understanding of the cultural, economic and social systems of the other countries and territories in the region through enhanced cooperation among higher education institutions and increased to use the UMAP credit Transfer Scheme (UCTS) to facilitate the transfer of earned credits to the participants’ home universities, as further stipulated in CHED Memorandum Order No. 33, series of 2013 of the “Policies and Guidelines on the University Mobility in Asia and Pacific (UMAP) Credit Transfer Scheme (UCTS)”.

Program A is a multilateral exchange program in which UMAP affiliated universities send and receive two students per semester. Program B is a bilateral student exchange made between any two UMAP affiliated universities that would like to exchange more than two students. Conditions for the waiver/non-waiver of tuition fees will depend on the host universities.

Interested students are encouraged to coordinate with Ms. Mary Joy Tabbog, International Relations Officer of the University, through the following contact details: iro.ifsu@gmail.com and 0935-969-3393.

The deadline of application for the first cycle is December 19, 2017 and for the second cycle is March 5, 2018.

# Florida B. Robles