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Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Summer Program (St. Olaf)
Budapest, Hungary (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/15/2018 ** 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:
Program Provider:
St. Olaf College
Program Term(s):
Summer
Minimum Class Standing:
Junior
Minimum GPA:
3.50
Prerequisites:
Yes
Previous Language Study Req?:
No
Language of Instruction:
English
Language courses offered:
None
Housing Options:
Apartment (Shared)
Areas of Study:
Mathematics
Program Design: Group based, Short Term, Study Center, Theme based
Additional Program Options:
Research Project
Program Description:

BSM Summer Semester

Streetcar in Budapest

Experience Budapest Semesters in Mathematics, the highly acclaimed study-abroad program, for eight weeks of your summer. Live in the historic European city of Budapest, take introductory or upper-division courses from master instructors, and enjoy the excitement of living in a culture known for excellence in mathematics education and research.

Academics
  • Classes are taught in English
  • Classes meet two hours per day, four days a week
  • Classes are small with a focus on problem-solving, student creativity, and group learning.
Classes Offered
  • Introductory Abstract Algebra
  • Combinatorics
  • Real Functions and Measures
  • Advanced Mathematical Problem Solving
  • Summer Research
Students are expected to take two full-credit courses.

Note: This is a very rigorous mathematics program and is best suited for advanced mathematics majors who perform very well in Gustavus math courses and are prepared to undertake a program as demanding as many master's level math programs in the U.S.

Housing
Students will be housed in furnished apartments near the historic center of Budapest.

More information on the BSM website >>>