Intercollegiate Sri Lanka Education (ISLE) Program

Inter-Collegiate Sri Lanka Education
Sree Padma Holt
4400 College Station
Brunswick, ME  04011
Phone: (207) 725-3874
Int'l Phone: 011-94-812388743
Fax: (207) 725-3988
Asia and Oceania: Sri Lanka: Kandy, Sri Lanka: Negombo

Host Inst.: University of Peradeniya

Dates: Aug 25-Dec 15 for fall & Jan 25-May 15 for spring

Subject: Anthropology, Biology, Buddhism, Contemporary issues, Ecology and environmental studies, Human rights, Peace studies, Public health, Religion and theology, Sinhala language, Sociology, Sustainable development, Tamil language, Traditional medicine, Women's studies

Level: Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: 3.00 GPA, Adventurous, Open-Minded, Academically Motivated
Age Min: 19
Age Max: 25
Age Average: 21

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 4 semester-course credits
Grad Credit: None
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: $21,500
Cost Include: airport pickup, all meals, books, cell phone, extracurricular activities, field trips, health insurance, housing included, in-country transport, lang courses, resident dir, study tours, tuition, visa, visa fee
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $15,000 and over not incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lang study, Lecture, Music lesson, Seminar, Study tour, Tutorial
Students: mainly US

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: homestays

Deadline: March 1 for Fall; October 15 for Spring

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1982
In Coop With: IFSA-Butler
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: Onsite Orientaion= Etiquette, Host Family, Academics, Sexual Harassment
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity, sports activity
Misc: A unique, academically-rigorous, culturally-immersive experience in Sri Lanka suited to students of any academic majors.