How to apply
10 reasons why studying abroad in Asia is worth it
Although studying abroad is always worthwhile, it matters more and more where you go. Here are just a few of the many benefits that studying abroad in Asia can bring:
The Easy Way to Study Abroad
We help you apply to study abroad in Asia easily and affordably. Whether you want to study for one or two semesters, join a summer school session or even complete a full degree abroad, we’ve made applying simple and quick. You simply fill out an application form on our website, submit it with a few attachments, and you’re good to go!
You’ll get accepted into the program of your choice even in one day, or at most in a week. After that it’s a done deal – your placement in the program is secured, and you don’t have to wait for months just to know if you’ve been accepted or not. This means you can focus on what matters most: preparing for the life-changing experiences ahead.
6 Steps to Life-Changing Experiences
List of universities and programs
|Bali, Indonesia||Udayana University|
|Warmadewa University, Bali Business Foundation program|
|Warmadewa University (WIP Program and summer school)|
|Undiknas University (exchange semester and full degree)|
|Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||Universiti Putra Malaysia|
|Bangkok, Thailand||Kasetsart University|
|Siam University (BBA and MBA programs, both exchange semesters and full degrees available)|
|Phuket, Thailand||Prince of Songkla University|
|Shanghai, China||Shanghai University|
|Seoul, Korea||Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (exchange semester, summer school and Bachelor’s degree program)|
|Taipei, Taiwan||Shih Chien University|
|Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam||Foreign Trade University|
*If you’re thinking of applying for two semesters at Universiti Putra Malaysia, you have to apply for both at once, so that you can apply for the 1-year visa student visa.
- Student’s checklist
- How to find accommodation when studying abroad
- Booking flights
- Getting travel insurance
- Getting vaccinations
Please note however that you cannot apply for a student visa at this stage yet – that comes later after you get your official acceptance letter (see below).
Funding and scholarships
If you need to apply for funding, do so early. Visit our scholarship page for more information on scholarship resources.
Asia Exchange Guide
With your initial acceptance letter that confirms your study placement, we’ll also send a link to the Asia Exchange Guide for your destination. This Guide has information about visa, accommodation, studies, life at the destination and much more. You’ll get the most up-to-date version of the Guide about 2 months before the semester.
Ready, set, go! Once you have your student visa in hand, you’re good to go! Pack your bags, throw a farewell party and step into the best adventure of your life! We recommend you to arrive in time for the orientation, where you’ll learn how to navigate in the everyday academic life of your host university.
Keep your friends posted! Let your friends and family know about your adventures by writing a student blog.
Be active! take part in your classes and learn everything you can both in- and outside of the classroom. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, so make the most of it!
Who can apply?
Each of our partner universities and their programs have different requirements for applicants. Find out more about the minimum requirements here.
What if I don’t make it and need to cancel?
We understand that sometimes life gets in the way. That’s why we’ve made it easy to cancel your study abroad placement if you plans change. Read more about the terms and conditions for cancellation
“We wanted to thank you already for you excellent services! Every question has been quickly and thoroughly answered! Light-heartedly, we are heading towards new and unforgettable experiences via Asia Exchange.” – Ilkka and Erika (Finland), studied abroad in Phuket, Thailand