19-Nov-2019  Report of UMAP Discovery Camp in Taiwan 2019


UMAP Summer Program is a special summer program provided by UMAP. Place and content of the program differs every year depending on the organizer of the program.


It started in 2016 as “UMAP Discovery Camp 2016 (UDC2016)” hosted by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines in partnership with De La Salle University, Lyceum of the Philippines University-Bantagas and Ateneo de Manila University. The purpose of the UDC2016 was to learn about Asian arts, culture, and cuisine, and discuss about environment and climate change.


The following UMAP Summer Programs have successfully completed:

  • In Japan

Dates: August 14 – 27, 2017

Theme: History and presence of Japanese culture, society and the environment

Organizers: UMAP Japan National Committee, Niigata University and Toyo University.


  •  In Thailand

Dates: July 22- August 4, 2018

Theme: Global Citizenship

Organizers: Office of Higher Education Commission and three co-host universities, namely, Chulalongkorn University (CU), King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) and Bangkok University (BU).


  • In Taiwan

Dates: August 4 – 17, 2019

Theme: Contemporary Taiwan

Organizers: Ministry of Education, UMAP Taiwan National Secretariat, Fu Jen Catholic University


Further information regarding registration period will be announced on the News Section at a later date.

*Program overviews for 2020 Summer Program will be announced by the end of January 2020.

*China will host the program for 2021.


Please refer to the following “Program List” for more information of the program during that time period.