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IFSA-Butler University of Edinburgh Parlimentary Internships
Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring,
Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing Options: Apartment Areas of Study: History, Political Science
Program Type: study abroad Program: Direct
Program Description:
Location
Edinburgh, Scotland
parliament
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When
Fall, Spring

Hallo agus fàilte! We're so excited that you're preparing to study abroad on an IFSA-Butler program and have chosen the University of Edinburgh as your destination. The Parliamentary Internship program offers students the rare opportunity to gain firsthand insights into the political system of a foreign nation.
 
Application Deadline
Spring: September 15
Fall: May 1
 edinburgh
Host University
University of Edinburgh
 
IFSA-Butler Services
Academics
  • Tuition
  • Full academic advising and course selection/approval assistance
  • Butler University transcript for easy credit transfer
  • Academic records maintenance
  • Grade and credit query assistance
Housing
  • Housing is in university accommodation near the academic buildings or throughout the city but close to the central university area
  • Housing may consist of a traditional residence hall complex with a mandatory meal plan or a flat with four or five students
  • Students in flats purchase or prepare their own meals
Predeparture support services
  • Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisor
  • Welcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updates
  • Parental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guide
  • Assistance in accommodating students with disabilities
  • Financial aid assistance and transfers
  • Travel and student visa assistance
  • Group flight arrangements to most destinations
On-site services
  • Airport pickup for group flights
  • Full-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support
  • 4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)
  • Transportation to host university accommodation following orientation
  • New student orientation at host university
  • Newsletter updates throughout the semester
  • IFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
  • Mid-semester weekend excursions and adventure trips
  • Cultural activities and social events
  • Day trips and sightseeing tours
Health services and emergency assistance
  • Full medical insurance plan for all students
  • 24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staff
  • Access to local medical facilities
Finances
  • Numerous scholarships available
  • Monthly payment plan available
  • Ability to pay by credit card
  • Support for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
 
Contact Us
6201 Corporate Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46278
800-858-0229
www.ifsa-butler.org
studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 03/07/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.