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

The application process for the 2018 Intensive English Language Program is now open. The application deadline is March 9, 2018.

2018 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 2018 MPI will take place May 7-25. The 2018 application materials are provided below. The application deadline is February 15, 2018.

2018 Application Materials