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  • Locations: Agra, India; Delhi, India; Jaipur, India
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Program Sponsor: Ramapo College of New Jersey 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2021 11/02/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring Break 2022 11/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Housing Options: Hotel Minimum GPA: 2.5
Class Status: 1st year (Freshman), 2nd year (Sophomore), 3rd year (Junior), 4th year (Senior), 5th year and beyond (Super Senior), Graduate student Program Type: Study
Program Description:
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Roukema Center for International Education
Office of Study Abroad & Off-Campus Programs
  

INDIA: Engaging with the Cultures & Society of Northern India


Taj Majal
 

[OVERVIEW]

  • Term: Spring Break
  • Location: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, India
  • Credits: 2 credits
  • Disclaimer: All Ramapo College students in good academic and judicial standing are eligible. Students of other U.S. colleges or universities are also eligible.

[COURSE OVERVIEW]


Course Description (INTL 130)

In this unique program, students will visit major historical and cultural sites of Northern India (including the Taj Mahal), gaining insights into the diversity of peoples within the region. Program participants will explore the various issues facing contemporary society and their creative solutions to overcoming them.

[ACTIVITIES & EXCURSIONS]

  • Tour of Historic & New Delhi
  • Service Project focusing with youth and families
  • Visit a local university
  • Visit the Taj Mahal, Itmad-ud-Daulah & Agra Fort
  • Tour the magical city of Fatehpur Sikri - one of the best preserved collections of Indian Mughal architecture
  • Experience Jaipur, it's City Palace, Hawa Mahal
  • Jeep tour of Amert Fort
  • Learn to make blue pottery handicrafts
  • Tour the Sufi shrine of Ajmer Dargah 
Jaipur

[ACCOMODATIONS & MEALS]


Students will reside in centrally-located hotels. All breakfasts are included, as well as some additional meals.

[PROGRAM COST]


Program fee: $3995 (Reduced Price for first 10 complete applicants = $3200)

Program fee includes: round-trip international airfare; Indian visa; comprehensive pre-departure and on-site orientation; health & security insurance; on-site accommodations; all breakfasts; all excursions and entrance fees; and in-country program transportation.
Program fee does not include: some meals; personal expenses
 
Payment Timeline
  Application Deadline Dec. 13
  Commitment &
 $500 Deposit (non-refundable)
Dec. 20
  Payment #1: $900 Jan. 22
  Payment #2: $900 Feb. 14
  Payment #3: $900 Mar. 6

Late Fees : A late fee of $35 will be assessed for each payment not received by the payment deadlines communicated to you by the International Programs Office.
Note : There will be a 3-day grace period before a late fee is assessed.

[SCHOLARSHIPS]


Scholarships are available for eligible applicants: http://www.ramapo.edu/study-abroad/scholarships/

[FACULTY] 

Ruma Sen
Professor Ruma Sen
rsen@ramapo.edu

Ne Delhi Sunset

RCIE Logo[FOR FURTHER INFORMATION]

The Roukema Center for International Education
Ramapo College of New Jersey
505 Ramapo Valley Road - ASB123, Mahwah, NJ 07430 USA
Telephone: (201) 684-7533
E-mail: goabroad@ramapo.edu