Engineering & Physical Sciences Santander Funded International Summer Programmes to China and India

Queen’s University Belfast Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences together with Santander is sponsoring scholarships for students to undertake international university summer prorammes to India during the summer.

Previous summer programmes have included sponsoring students (1St year through to Level 3MEng) to undertake a

  • 4 week summer programme at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautic (NUAA), one of China’s premier learning and research institutions to study the Chinese language, to learn about Chinese culture and international courses and engineering training. Open to: Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Electronic Engineering students.
  • Two week summer programme at Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT), China to includacademic lectures, laboratory exercises, cross cultural seminar, cultural-immersion activities and field trips off campus. Open to: Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Software Electronics Systems Engineering students.
  • Two week Summer programme on the theme Incredible India at Manipal University, India to orient students towards India’s Culture, Society, Philosophy and Traditions. Open to: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Mathematics and Physics, Behavioural Science, Natural and Built Environment students.

Further summer programmes will be advertised as they come on board.

£300 student contribution, which includes visas, flights, airport transfers and accommodation. Further contribution will be made by Santander and Faculty EPS.

Faculty EPS students should email their interest to