(Last Updated On: September 9, 2020)
SAO Programme CodeFR2
SAO Programme TypeG3*
Programme Period10 June – 9 July, 2020
U Macau Application Deadline21 February 2020
Responsible StaffKaman Hoi (kamanhoi@um.edu.mo)
Official WebsiteClick HERE
(Please visit the programme official website for the latest information)
Courses(Entirely taught in English)
– European Politics
– European Economics
– Brussels Field Seminar
– Intercultural Communication
– French culture (includes a series of subject-related field visits)
Programme FeeEUR3,750 

  • Tuition
  • Housing in Angers, Brussels and Paris
  • All breakfasts in Brussels. All lunches in Angers when students have class on Angers campus, (except when specified on all-day field trips)
  • Official Farewell event in Paris
  • Local transportation in Angers, Brussels and Paris
  • Assistance by course director
  • Transport Angers-Brussels and Brussels-Paris by coach or train.
  • All field visits organised by ESSCA (incl. entrance fees & guide tours).
  • Access to PC, internet and library on campuses in Angers and Paris.

Students who are nominated as exchange students may enjoy tuition fee waived and pay only programme organizational costs EUR2,450 upon confirmation of the host university. Once tuition waived is available to the students, the programme type for the student will change to G2.

Accommodation The arrival is recommended on June 9, 2020 the latest and departure not before Friday July 10, 2020 in the morning. The accommodation in Angers will be available for check-in from June 8, 2020.
Visa and Health Insurance RequirementDetailed information
RequirementOpens for both undergraduate and graduate students

*SAO reserves the right to change the programme type/amount of sponsorship based on the actual expenses spent during the trip.

(Very Unsatisfied 1 – 4 Very Satisfied)

Overall experience  : 3

Visa Application
– Procedure of the application: 3
– The length of the application: 1
– The attitude of the staff in consulate/embassy: 1

Programme Arrangement
– Course Intensity (Very intensive 1 – 4 Not intensive): 1
– Payment of programme fee: 3
– Course arrangement: 3
– Airport pick up service:  N/A
– Buddies: 3
– The entertainment of extra activities: 3

Accommodation (Homestay)
– The price: 3
– The location: 2.5
– The cleanliness: 2.5
– The Facilities: 2.5
– The attitude of staff: 2.5

– The price: 2.5
– The taste: 3