We are very pleased to announce that our global experiences including Semester 2, 2022 Exchange and Winter 2022 Experiences will recommence on a country-by-country basis. We understand how important these opportunities are for you, and our teams have been working diligently behind the scenes to ensure these can be offered safely as we continue to monitor the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic and other global safety considerations. 

Make sure to research your travel destination(s) and prepare accordingly, by reviewing all the FAQs

Bocconi University Summer School offers international university students the opportunity to study for 3 weeks, get to know students from around the world and learn to work with peers from different countries and cultures. 

Fields of study

  • Finance
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • International business
  • Leadership and management
  • Marketing

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website. 

Credit equivalent 

6 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units after successful completion of experience (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 the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact the host program for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Bocconi entry requirements. 

Apply to UQ  Apply to host 

Cost

Tuition will cost approximately $3,800 AUD. A discount may be available to students from partner universities. 

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website

Accommodation

Accommodation can be arranged as part of the program for an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the Bocconi Summer School website

Funding

Widening Participation Grant

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by mid-May (for winter programs) or late-October (for summer programs) if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Internships and Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your experience.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: Winter 2022 Applications Closed
Host: 
15 March 2022 (first round)
20 April 2022 (second round)

Program Dates

Start: 27 June 2022
End: 15 July 2022

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Milan, Italy (in-person)
Credit: For-credit & not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate*


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

OS-HELP Loan

If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

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.

Register