The SIT Vietnam study abroad program examines economic and social development patterns in the cultural context of one of Southeast Asia's most fascinating and rapidly changing countries. After emerging from decades of war and isolation, Viet Nam today is experiencing tremendous growth and, over the last decade, has boasted one of the strongest economies in Asia. Concurrent with this growth, the country has been wrestling with critical issues such as sustainable resource management, intense urbanization, changing family and marriage patterns, and integration with global networks and institutions.
Applying to study abroad through a designated (non-Yale) program is a simultaneous two-step process:
Application for Admission into Program/University: Apply directly to the university or program abroad that you would like to attend. You can access that application and deadline information from the program's website. Please note that program deadlines may be earlier or later than the application to apply for Yale credit.
Yale Year or Term Abroad Application for Credit: To earn general Yale credit for a non-Yale program, you must also complete the Yale Year or Term Abroad application by the relevant deadline: