Phnom Penh: Wednesday, 6th of November 2019. MJQE Company Signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) to promote education in Cambodia. The broadening of cultural exchange opportunities will transform the academic experience of students in the region and the world.
International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in the USA. ICES is an international youth exchange organization. For almost three decades, ICES has promoted a more peaceful world by advancing international awareness and cultural understanding for thousands of students, schools and host families around the world.
MJQE choose to sign the MOU with AYC by International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) Thailand because MJQE has been working with this company for over three years to run TESOL House. AYC has been in a very good cooperative and supportive partner. We have a fruitful result in term of working and communicating.
ICES Cambodia is a one-year high school student exchange program to a host family in the United States of America (USA), the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Latin America, Australia, Oceania or Antarctica.
The agreement between MJQE and ICES facilitates:
1. Sending grade 10 & 11 students in high school to exchange programs to the United States of America (USA), United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Japan, Italy, France, Germany, Holland, Thailand and other countries
With the formalization of this agreement, ICES is now active in 55 countries: Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Honduras, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of PRC, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau Special Administrative Region of PR, Mali, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Nigeria, and Cambodia.
The MJQE senior management team will have a two-week training and a trip to the UK and France organized by AYC. This orientation and hands on with the experience will help confirm that Cambodian students will receive satisfactory services.
ICES Cambodia in cooperation with ICES Thailand also has Short Program and an English Camp opportunities for students.
1). Short Program
➢ Short Programs/ Study Tours: Provide short study tours for Cambodian students in: USA, UK, Europe, New Zealand, Australia, Japan and Singapore). English Camps (English Camp Abroad)
➢ Provide edutainment camps in English abroad for Cambodian students in: USA, UK, Taiwan, China, Singapore and Thailand
In launching this program, ICES Cambodia will offer a 100% Scholarship for an AII/AIS student to study for 1 year in the USA.
Requirements and Conditions:
1) Students must be between the age of 15 and 18 years and six months.
2) Students must have sufficient command of the English Language to enable them to function well in an English Speaking academic and community environment.
ICES Cambodia office will be located in No. 25, St. 402, Sangkat Tomnob Tek, Khan Boeung Kengkang, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Contact: 077 777 244 for a complete list of requirements for the program
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