Semester at Sea the prestigious and unique course designed for students from various streams and nationalities with sessions inside a ship is coming to Kochi and CPPR is hosting them again.
Semester at Sea is a multiple country study abroad program founded in 1963 open to students of all majors emphasizing comparative academic examination, hands-on field experiences, and meaningful engagement in the global community. A wide variety of coursework from 20-25 disciplines is integrated with relevant field studies in up to a dozen countries, allowing for a comparative study abroad experience that is truly global. The University of Virginia is the program’s academic sponsor. Students from 250-300 colleges in the United States and the world participate on Semester at Sea each term.
Semester at Sea equips students with the global understanding necessary to become prepared future leaders and global citizens. Throughout the history of the program nearly 55,000 undergraduate students from more than 1500 colleges and universities have participated in Semester at sea.
This time CPPR will be engaging the Students of ‘Semester at Sea’ on March 3rd, 2016.
Professor Chandrashekar Ranade will be leading his class of about 21 students from International Trade: Theory and Policy course on a program with CPPR. Dr D Dhanuraj, Chairman, CPPR and Ms Deepthi Mary Mathew, Research Associate, of CPPR will be engaging the students on “Globalization of trade from India’s perspective”.
Time: 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm
Venue: CPPR office
Have a look at the prior SEA programs hosted by CPPR in Kochi.