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The World of Rome, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 42 days
University rank #98 (QS) , MA,
Enjoy The World of Rome course at Boston University Summer Term while getting to know the people and city of Boston. The course is an introduction to the world of the ancient Romans, as viewed in their literature, culture, and art. 


The World of Rome course at Boston University Summer Term discusses their origins, army, family life, religion, and education, and their legacy in our own time. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 42 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Historical Consciousness
  • Social Inquiry I
  • Critical Thinking
In order to obtain a summer I-20 immigration document from Boston University, which is required to apply for the F-1 student visa, you must be a full-time student in the summer. Full-time is defined as enrollment in 8 credits (typically two courses) in a six-week summer session or a minimum of 12 credits (typically three courses) over both sessions. A maximum of 16 credits may be earned by students who study in both sessions.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Copy of English proficiency test results (TOEFL or IELTS scores), unless you meet our exemption criteria. Copy of passport, immunization history, financial documentation, and registration forms.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2800 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National

    2800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2800 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Boston

  • 1560 - 3240 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


All visiting international students must provide their own funding for summer study. There are no scholarships or financial aid available during the summer for visiting international students.

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