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  • Locations: Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Program Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Center for International Studies 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA Required: 2.5 Program Type: Affiliate
Language: English Program Advisor: Theresa (Tess) Thrower, theresa.thrower@sru.edu
Program Description:
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Program Information:

On Intern in Thailand, you’ll find that our international internships are customized to match your interests and your desired length of stay in Thailand. As you boost your résumé, enjoy the everyday adventure in the buzzing city of Chiang Mai: wander your way through the glowing Night Market or seek refuge in one of the city's ornate temples. 

Here are some things to expect while on this unique program:
  • Community Development Opportunities - Learn more about the local communities and help children, adults, and all Thai citizens by teaching in rural schools or focusing on environmental protection at locally owned and run NGO’s. 

  • Healthcare Experience in Thailand - Gain valuable skills by work in a rural health clinic shadowing doctors and nurses or help a local public health NGO reach out to at-risk children and adults. 

  • Cultural Adventures! - Chiang Mai is home to the famous Sunday Walking Street, the Night Bazaar, and Tha Pae Gate. Around Chiang Mai you’ll find ancient ruins and beautiful temples. There is a never ending supply of exciting adventure opportunities. 


Internship Placements:
The following are fields in which previous interns have been placed, but this list does not determine the availability of a placement in any particular field nor does it guarantee placements in any of these fields for any particular applicant:

Art History
Anthropology
Business
Communications and Media Studies
Community Development
Criminal Justice
Dance
Education
English
Environmental Planning
Geography
Graphic Design
Health (both public and clinical shadowing)
History
Journalism
Music
NGO Management
Philosophy
Political Science
Social Sciences
Sociology
Theater
Tourism Management

Highlights:
There are many reasons to intern in Thailand, but here are a few of the key highlights that make this program unique.

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Diverse internship placements in and outside of Chiang Mai
•   Thai language classes
•   Work with people from Thiland and all over the world
•   Excursions to explore the beautiful surroundings of Chiang Mai
•   Hands-on orientation and guided tours of the city

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SRU Program Requirements
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to study abroad, however, some SRU international partner institutions may require a higher GPA
  • There is no class level requirement for study abroad at SRU
  • Disciplinary files will be requested from the Office of Student Conduct, for each applicant, and will be taken into consideration during the review process.
  • Please make sure to check with the Financial Aid (if applicable) for academic and other requirements that pertain to potentially receiving aid during your study abroad experience. 
To apply for this program use the green 'Apply Now' button at the top or bottom of the page.  You will be prompted to log in after which you will be directed to the SRU study abroad application forms and other requirements. Once you have completed all required items, and your application has been reviewed and approved, you will be instructed to begin an application directly in the CISabroad application portal. Please do not begin an application with CISabroad until you have been first approved by SRU.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2020 11/22/2019 11/22/2019 TBA TBA