The information below is for Winter 2018 and is to be used as a reference only. Updated information for Winter 2019 will be available in late-2018 or early-2019. 

The Public Health Study Tour (PHST) is a two-week intensive program for public health students to gain experience in the public health sector in Indonesia.

The study tour will provide an introduction to the public health challenges currently facing Indonesia, as well as existing government, international and community-led initiatives tasked with meeting these challenges. This is a unique opportunity for Australian students to hear from leading health professionals, policy-makers and community health workers in Indonesia, and to discuss approaches to health issues with Indonesian counterparts.

Fields of study

  • Public Health

For more information regarding program specifics, visit the host program website.

Credit Equivalent

This program is not-for-credit. Some students may be able to receive credit towards their UQ program pending faculty approval. Students are encouraged to receive faculty approval prior to applying to UQ Abroad and ACICIS. 

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by ACICIS.

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Cost

The program fee is $3,743 AUD. Administration and accommodation fees are included. More information regarding fees can be found on the host program website

A limited number of $3,000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants may be available for eligible participants. As this funding is managed by ACICIS, please contact ACICIS with any queries.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation 

Accommodation is included in the program fee. More information regarding accommodation options can be found on the host program website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad applications for Winter 2019 will open in December 2018.

Program Dates

Dates listed below are for Winter 2018 and are to be used as a reference only.

Start: 24 November 2018
End: 09 December 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study Tour
Location: Yogyakarta & Jakarta, Indonesia
Credit: Not-for-credit*​
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate**


Some students may be able to receive credit towards their UQ program pending faculty approval. Students are encouraged to receive faculty approval prior to applying to UQ Abroad and ACICIS

**Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only

UQ Abroad Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.

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