5 Winter Programs in Asia, the Middle East, and Oceania

Miami University offers a variety of global education opportunities. Here are some winter programs meant for students who want to study and travel in Asia, the Middle East, and Oceania. Many programs are open to students of all majors.

Individuals, Families, and Communities in India: Exploring Diverse Sub-cultures

Location: Bangalore, India

Architecturally beautiful building seen from a scalloped archway in IndiaDevelop the skills necessary to understand family theory by examining its application in the Indian cultural context and meeting with nonprofit agencies who work with familial issues in Bangalore, India.

Life at Altitude

Locations: Kathmandu & Pokhara, Nepal

Nepalese architecture and mountainsTrek through the spectacular snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas and experience life at altitude by eating the local cuisine, traveling with Sherpa, and experiencing local practices.

Miami in Oman and UAE

Locations: Muscat, Oman; Abu Dhabi, UAE; and Dubai, UAE

Nighttime cityscape along the waterEncounter the intersection of economies, cultures, and religions in Muscat, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai to understand the importance of Arab culture and Islam to the pursuit of a successful, modern, and thriving economy and society.

New Zealand: Adventures in Geology

Locations: Various cities and locations throughout New Zealand

A sign reads 'penguins crossing, slow' near the shoreline of New ZealandExperience the culture and natural world of New Zealand through immersive field experiences studying unique ecosystems, geology, and their impact on the cultures of the island.

Sport, Management, and Culture in the Global Marketplace in New Zealand

Locations: Auckland, Dunedin, Queenstown, & Wellington, New Zealand

Cityscape and shore as seen from the water, New ZealandSail, surf, and street luge to experience sports in New Zealand. Students will also meet with industry leaders while being immersed in the global and local complexities of the New Zealand sport industry.

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