Faculty Enrichment Programs

Faculty Development.individual at computerFaculty Enrichment Programs are short-term, non-degree faculty development institutes focused on a particular theme or skill. These short courses allow faculty to keep pace with Asia’s fast-changing learning environment while taking steps to build networks of support for their professional success.

For more information, contact ubscholars@unitedboard.org.

Intensive English Language Program

The Intensive English Language Program helps participants improve their English-language proficiency in academic and professional settings and gain greater confidence in their English speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Preference is given to candidates who have plans to pursue advanced degree studies abroad.

This eight-week, non-degree program is administered by the Ateneo Language Learning Center at Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines.

The application process for the 2015-2016 Intensive English Language Program has closed. Application materials are provided below for informational purposes. Please check back in early Fall 2016 for information on the next application cycle.

2015-2016 Application Materials

MPI Annual Peacebuilding Institute

The Mindanao Peacebuilding Institute (MPI) is an Asian training institute that helps peacebuilders develop skills, conduct research, and build solidarity within the Asia-Pacific region.

The United Board provides scholarships that enable faculty members to participate in the MPI Annual Peacebuilding Training. The goal of these scholarships is to encourage the integration of peace education in the curriculum or extracurricular activities of higher education institutions.

The United Board is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2017 MPI Annual Peacebuilding Training that will run from May 8 to 26, 2017 in Davao City, Philippines. All applications and requests for further information should be sent to the United Board at UBScholars@unitedboard.org by February 20, 2017. United Board will contact shortlisted candidates by late February 2017.

2017 Application Materials

Doctoral Degree Study in India Program

This initiative provides support to young faculty members at Indian institutions in the United Board’s network as they complete their final year of dissertation writing for their PhD studies in India.

The 2016-2017 application deadline has passed. Application material is provided for informational purposes only.

Application Materials
The 2016-2017 application deadline has passed. This material is provided for informational purposes.

2016 United Board Doctoral Degree Study in India Guidelines

The 2016-2017 application deadline has passed. This material is provided for informational purposes.
2016 United Board Doctoral Degree Study in India Application