Academic Structure

OLIve-UP follows the structure of the academic year at Central European University. The 10-month program is divided in 3 terms (Fall, Winter, Spring), with each term consisting of 12 teaching weeks. On average, students participate in 200 minutes/week of academic tutoring (2 classes), 600 minutes/week of Academic English (6 classes), 100 minutes/week of Academic Writing (1 class), 100 minutes/week of Introduction to Social Sciences (1 class) and are expected to dedicate 20 hours/week to individual study and library research.

These are the main academic components: