Short Study Program

Why Short Study Program?

Not sure that you can commit to an entire semester? Want to take a shorter time to study abroad? You can participate in short study programs held by FEB’s university partners. The program provides you with the ample opportunity to increase your knowledge, intercultural competence and develop your global networking opportunities. The programs provide an international experience in interesting programs, by doing courses and activities that will give you valuable experiences. Short study programs enable you to study and collaborate with students from different backgrounds and countries in which you can discuss global business topics as well as raising awareness of cross-cultural skills and communication.


  1. Academic Benefits :
    • Experience different styles of education
    • Building awareness and adoption of alternative, multi-faceted approaches to learning
    • Enhanced interest in global issues as well as a broader general knowledge
  2. Personal Benefits :
    • Personal development
    • Encourages students to develop independent opinions, make good decisions and try to attain fresh goals.
    • Gain independence and confidence.
  3. Social Benefits :
    • Cross-cultural understanding
    • Global awareness (cross-cultural skills and communication)
    • Global networking opportunities
  4. Career Benefits :
    • Able to adapt in a different cultural environment will appeal to employer as a flexible, adventurous and a self-starter individual
    • Building invaluable experience for future employment through vacation internships in your area of study offered by some universities.


  1. Applicant is registered as an active student in Faculty of Economics and Business Universitas Gadjah Mada (FEB UGM).
  2. No GPA required
  3. English proficiency depends on the program
  4. The program takes 2-4 weeks
  5. No tuition fee
  6. Possibility of credit transfer with approval from the Head of Department

Credit Transfer Possibility

Short study program in FEB UGM offers the possibility to perform credit transfer. You must consult with the Head of Department or Head of Study Program for further approval from FEB. To ensure that the credits of short program you attend is transferred, a learning agreement must be signed by the Head of your Department.

Financial Assistance

Some of our partner universities will provide financial support for FEB students. The support will be for instance program fee reduction or registration fee discount. Detailed information on the available summer program can be accessed at