The program is open to anyone who meets Langara College’s admission requirements.  With the courses' credits transferable, we also welcome students from other post-secondary institutions as well as general public who are interested in interdisciplinary studies of Korean, Vietnamese and Thai business and historical culture.  All applicants must submit a Letter of Intent and will go through an informal interview with the tour leaders prior to being accepted into the program. 

Through lectures and visits to businesses and cultural sites, students will have an opportunity to:

  • Witness first-hand the business activities and cultural/historical sites on field trips
  • Actively engage themselves in discussions with businesspeople, and
  • Directly participate in cultural activities.

What is included in the program fee $3,800* [Subject to change]

* Note that all successful applicants are eligible to a $1500 Langara Global Award (subject to approval of award application form). This amount can be used toward the above program fee.

  • Accommodations: Shared rooms in accommodations in Seoul, Ho Chi Minh, and Bangkok
  • Most of the Group Meals (as noted in final itinerary)
  • Group transportation: bus transfer and visits to cultural sites and businesses
  • Admissions: Entrance fees to attractions

NOTE: Generous awards and scholarships are available to all qualified applicants.  Please contact Kenneth Wong or Financial Aid office for more information. (In most cases, students will likely not qualify for student loans under this program. Visit Student Services for details.)

What is not included in the Program Fee

  • Airfare (International and any domestic), including airport taxes
  • Tuition and registration fees for Langara College
  • Additional personal travel after completion of program
  • Other daily expenses, such as non-group meals, personal spending money, laundry, entertainment fees and local transportation that are not part of the itinerary.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Supplementary Medical coverage
  • Participants are responsible for arranging their own medical coverage while in Thailand, Vietnam and South Korea. Contact your Extended Health Plan or BC Medical to see if you have sufficient coverage.  Participants are also required to submit a confidential medical history form to the instructors prior to the departure.
  • Application fees for passport and visa (if required).  Those holding foreign passports are strongly urged to confirm their visa requirements. 

*Program fees are subject to change due to changes in the program itinerary or uncontrollable circumstances such as the exchange rate.  All payments are non-refundable except for the cancellation of the program by Langara College before 4:30pm, Wednesday, March 15th, 2023.  Langara College reserves the right to cancel any program without penalty or liability.