Thammasat University is located in the heart of central Bangkok. World Endeavors students who come to Thammasat enroll in the Thai Studies Semester, an interdisciplinary program that offers courses on Thai culture, economic development, law, religion, literature, art, and the Thai language. All the courses are taught in English, so students become familiar with this fascinating and diverse culture while getting a jump-start on learning Thai. The Thammasat campus is always busy with social, cultural, and athletic activities, and since the campus is right in the city, students can use their free time to explore and put their language and cultural skills to use. Studying at Thammasat is an exciting opportunity to become familiar with the Thai culture and live in one of the world’s most vibrant cities.
Due to its geographical location, Morocco provides an amazing glimpse into a variety of different worlds. With ancient roots in Islam, this African nation is constantly transforming with influence from its northern European neighbors and adapting to a changing global landscape. Intern in a variety of fields ranging from healthcare to education. After hours, take advantage of Morocco’s breathtaking beauty, from ancient medinas and palm-lined boulevards to pristine white-sand beaches and golden mountains. Choose Morocco, and you will have a truly unique professional experience. Interns can expect to work side by side with local colleagues, receive direction from a manager or staff member, and behave just as one would in a real job. On weekends or after work hours, interns engage in a host of activities depending on each participant’s tastes. Interns share meals with new friends or host family members, take in cultural events, explore the city, or even take day or weekend trips outside of the area. World Endeavors provides a list of possible activities in the area and the World Endeavors local coordinator can also function as an ever present guide and ambassador to the area.
Founded in 1821, Heriot-Watt University focuses on preparing students for the workforce with programs catered to practical, applied learning. Students attending the university not only have the opportunity to experience all that Edinburgh has to offer, but also leave with valuable hands-on experience in their field of study. Offering a diverse course listing, complete with top programs in Textiles & Design and Brewing & Distilling, Heriot-Watt provides students with an exceptionally unique study abroad experience. The University’s offerings extend beyond its campus, as Edinburgh is a great location for students and visitors of all ages. The city – known as the world’s leading festival city - boasts beautiful landscapes and a lively downtown complete with a thriving art scene.