The ACICIS Agriculture Professional Practicum program runs for six weeks and includes a two-week intensive Indonesian language study and industry-led seminars, followed by a four-week supervised industry placement. 

The Virtual Agriculture Professional Practicum (APP) provides Australian students with the opportunity to gain an understanding of the diversity of the tropical ecosystems and challenges facing Indonesian agriculture, food security and the environment. The program consists of intensive Indonesian language instruction at Atma Jaya University, English language lectures by local practitioners and experts in the fields of agriculture, food science, environment and resource management, and a supervised practicum placement with a local or international agricultural, agribusiness, or resource management organisation.

Fields of study

UQ Students are able to participate in the following Practicum Program:

Credit Equivalent

Credit will be only available to students who are offered New Colombo Plan Mobility Funding and meet funding criteria.

Credit instructions will be sent to eligible students once an application to UQ is submitted.

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 tuition fee is approximately $2,700 AUD. Administration fees are not 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.

Not-for-credit applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by late-October if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your global experience. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 15 October 2020
Host: 1 October 2020

Program Dates

Start: 04 January 2021
End: 12 February 2021

Fast Facts

Type: Internship
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Virtual
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

Global Experiences 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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