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Interdisciplinary Global Learning and Engagement (IGLE)

Thailand - Study Abroad

Quick Facts

  • Dates: Session A: TBD (possibility of extending your private stay during Winter Break (before program start date) and/or Spring Break (after the program end date)

  • Location: Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand

  • Classes: at Chiang Mai University on M, T, Th (no Friday classes)

  • Field-trips: Most Wednesdays; academic, cultural, or nature excursions by private A/C vans (Chiang Mai city tour, visits to local temples and markets, meditation temple visits, cultural sites, monk chat)

  • Two overnight trips by air: 4 nights in Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City: War Remnants Museum, Independence Palace, Chu Chi Tunnels, Mekong Delta and Delta villages); 3 nights in Cambodia (Siem Riep: Angkor Wat; Phnom Penh: Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, the killing fields)

  • Credits: Earn 6 or 9 credits

The Southeast Asian-West Perspectives on Philosophy, Religion, & Society. Exploring Death, Happiness, Justice, and Gender (ASU in Thailand, TBD)

More info: ASU Study Abroad in Thailand 

Application deadline: TBD

Program director: Dr. Martin Matuštík