Friday, January 18, 2019

Michigan State University Global Summer School 2018


The Visiting International Professional Program (VIPP) at Michigan State University is pleased to offer 5 classes for international students during the 2018 Summer term.

Students have the option of enrolling in Global Enterprise Design; Modern Packaging; Food, Water & Our Community; American Culture & Society; or Smart Transport Engineering. The class will take place at MSU’s campus in East Lansing, Michigan, from July 17th, 2018 to August 8th 2018.

Our summer program is equivalent to a 3-credit course with 45 instructional hours. The program includes lectures, group work, and educational field trips relevant to their field of study. In addition to conducting a group project, students will engage in career planning, professional development, and leadership training. At the end of the program, students will embark on a weeklong trip to either Chicago or the East Coast, including Niagara Falls, Washington DC, and New York. It will be a great opportunity for students to experience America up-close and personal.

Application Deadline
May 31, 2018

Program Duration
17 July-8 August 2018

Course Outline Booklet
Online Application Form


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Undergraduate students or Master Degree Student at UNAIR
  • Have a minimum 3,00 GPA
  • Have a minimum 500 TOEFL or 5,0 IELTS score
  • Commit to all aspects of the program
  • Be physically and emotionally capable of completing the programs both in the host university and the home university

Program Fee


Program Dates

Main Features


Global Enterprise Innovation

July 17, 2018 to
August 8, 2018

Learn the concept, priciple and process of digital revolution and why innovation is key in today’s business world. Case studies include Google, Airbnb, Uber, Alibaba, and Amazon.


American Culture and Society

July 17, 2018 to
August 8, 2018

Learn about immigration and race in the U.S. throughout history and understand how it influences modern day culture and society.


Food, Water and Our Community

July 17, 2018 to
August 8, 2018

Learn the approaches US NGOs, local governments and companies are taking to improve the local control of food and water quality.


Modern Packaging

July 17, 2018 to
August 8, 2018

Learn about packaging science and design related projects in small groups, as well as explore local packaging suppliers.


Smart Transportation Engineering

July 17, 2018 to
August 7, 2018

Engage in the multidisciplinary engineering project with a focus on smart transportation technology. There will be a small group lab-based project to practice theory as well as application.


Program Features

  • • 45 instructional hours worth 3 credits including lectures, career planning, professional development and leadership training
  • •Cultural field trips to Henry Ford Museum in Detroit and Lake Michigan/Sand dunes.
  • • 3 nights/4 day trip to Chicago including lodging, transportation & meals from August 4 to August 7

Application Procedure
1. Applicants must fill an online application form before 31 May 2018. Please be aware that any late applications will not be considered.
2. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for further application process

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Contact us

Airlangga Global Engagement Universitas Airlangga
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Ph. +62 (31) 596 6864 Fax +62 (31) 5955582

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