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Title: Cornell's Nepal Study Program
Alternate title: Cornell University, Nepal Study Program, Kirtipur

Description: The Cornell-Nepal Study Program is a pioneering joint venture between Cornell University and Tribhuvan National University of Nepal initiated in 1993. Courses are taught in English at the program facility and the main Tribhuvan campus in the medieval town of Kirtipur, near Kathmandu, by Nepalese faculty from the Tribhuvan University Department of Botany and Sociology/Anthropology.
The curriculum provides a foundation in Nepali language and Nepalese studies in addition to instruction in Research Design and Proposal Writing. Field study options include environment and ecology development studies, rural sociology, the anthropology of Nepal, or other special interests, including art orreligion. Excursions include a seven to ten day study
trek and other field trips. Volunteer community service opportunities are available with various community development agencies.

URL: http://www.cuabroad.cornell.edu/programchoices/regions.asp?recid=298
Subject: Nepal
Study abroad
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Education Resources -- Programs -- Study Abroad
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Education Resources -- Programs -- Area Studies
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Education Resources -- Programs -- Language Study -- Nepali
Language: English
Resource Type: Announcement
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2003-11-05 16:42:04
Date Record Checked: 2003-11-05
Date Last Modified: 2004-06-09 10:02:16
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