Mathematics

Australia – Macquarie University, Sydney   (D)

Fall, Spring (southern hemisphere calendar)  Language: English.  Prereqs: 2.5 GPA, 3.0 for internship; previous coursework in field to qualify for advanced courses.  Housing: Dormitory or off-campus apartments.  Details: Study with local students; many courses in mathematics including logic, nonlinear dynamics and chaos, waves, geometry and topology, methods, differential equations and statistics; orientation and a guide to Sydney on line; internships possible, volunteer opportunities available. Non-tuition Educational Expenses: significantly higher. 

Hungary – Budapest Semester in Mathematics, Technical University, Budapest  (P)

Fall, Spring  Language: English.  Prereqs: Junior or senior standing preferred, 3.33 gpa, previous study in field, advanced calculus or theory course in analytical or abstract algebra.  Housing: Apartment with other participants or host family; students provide own meals.  Details: Mathematics courses taught by eminent Hungarian scholar-teachers; students take a combination of math and cultural courses; normal load is 4 courses; math courses include combinatorics, conjecture and proof, and theory of computing; students sample many courses, then select courses in which they will enroll; option to take course not listed; Hungarian language optional at additional cost before start of program; emphasis on problem solving and student creativity; orientation. Non-tuition Educational Expenses: same.

India – ISEP: University of Hyderabad (D)

Fall (semester starts end of July), Spring  Language: English, with language study in most Indian languages.  Prereqs: 3.0 GPA, junior or senior standing; previous coursework relative to the understanding of India, courses in mathematics.  Housing: Single or double room on-campus, shared bath; meal plan.  Details: One of India’s newest, smallest (2000 students) and best-equipped university campuses; study with Indian and international students; strong mathematics and engineering sciences.  Non-tuition Educational Expenses: lower.

United Kingdom - University of Bristol (D)

Fall, Spring, British calendar, be sure to look at semester dates. Language: English. Prereqs: 3.0 GPA, Junior or Senior status. Housing: Dormitory or apartment. Information here. Details: Study with local and international students. Courses available in Mathematics here (listed under Science). More information on studying at Bristol here. Non-tuition Educational Expenses: higher. 

United Kingdom - University of Limerick  (D)

Fall, Spring Language: English. Prereqs: Housing: Details: Math and Engineering courses available. Sample of courses here, listed with code MA. Scholarship information here. Non-tuition Educational Expenses: same. 

United Kingdom - University of York (D or Ex)

Fall, Spring Language: English. Prereqs: 3.0 GPA. Junior or senior status preferred. Some modules may require additional course background. Information here. Housing: Dormitory. Information here. Details: A wide array of Math courses available. Study with local and international students. Sample course listing here. Non-Tution Educational Expeneses: higher. 

United States - ACM: Oak Ridge Science Semester, Oak Ridge, TN* 

Fall  Prereqs: 3.0 GPA and 3.0 in the major; senior standing preferred, juniors considered; major in biology, chemistry, computer science, physics or social sciences.  Housing: Shared single bedroom apartment.  Details: Program focus on national and global energy and environmental issues; students earn academic credit for research in ongoing investigations guided by a mentor; interdisciplinary seminar course, advanced course options; guest speakers, departmental colloquia. Non-tuition Educational Expenses: same.

*Exceeds the cap on tuition transfer off-campus.                                       

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Key

D:  Direct enrollment in a university as a visiting student

Ex: Enrollment in a university as an exchange student

P:  Provider program.  Program organized for students attending U.S. colleges and universities.

Non-tuition educational expenses:  Cost of room and board compared to Beloit College. Other expenses to consider:  airfare, local transportation, visas, health insurance, immunizations, books, student activity fees, recreational travel and other activities. Higher:  Up to $2,000 more than Beloit College room and board for one semester. Significantly Higher:  $2,001 or more above Beloit College room and board.

Last Updated: 8/2016