The AIM Overseas Conflict Resolution in Northern Ireland program offers a comparative international perspective on conflict transformation and social justice, drawing on the development of conflict in Ireland where the program is delivered. 

Case studies and affairs from around the world will be strongly delved into, including those from Europe, the Middle East, Asia and America. 

Fields of study

  • Humanities
  • History
  • International relations
  • Peace & conflict studies
  • Political science

You can contact UQ Abroad for course syllabi or AIM Overseas for specific information on your program of interest. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the AIM Overseas website.

Credit equivalent

3 US credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 3 credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As UQ Abroad is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact AIM Overseas for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and any eligibility criteria set by AIM Overseas.  

AIM Overseas programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.

Apply to UQ Abroad  Apply to host

Costs

The program fee is approximately $5,895 AUD.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the AIM Overseas website. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation 

Accommodation is included in the program fee. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the AIM Overseas website. 

Maddison - 2018

The program looked really interesting and I had never studied Irish politics before so I was excited for a new perspective on approaching state conflicts.

I found it incredibly relevant to my International Relations major and my favourite aspect of it was the alternative perspective the course offered.

Read more of Maddison's story here. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 30 April 2019
Host: 01 April 2019

Program Dates

Start: 23 June 2019
End: 20 July 2019

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Belfast, UK
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


*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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