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.

Study at Bucerius Law School, Germany's top law school, and meet fellow law students and practitioners from across the globe.

During this program, you will discover and compare different legal systems, explore one of Germany's most beautiful cities, and gain a unique international experience.

Fields of study

  • Law

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

Credit equivalent 

4-5 ABA Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 5 ABA 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 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 Bucerius entry requirements.

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Tuition for the program will cost approximately $3,100 - $6,200 AUD. Accommodation and additional fees may apply. More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website


Widening Participation Grant

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


Accommodation is not provided in the program fee. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: Winter 2022 Applications Closed
Host: 15 April 2022

Program Dates

Start: 4 July 2022
End: 22 July 2022

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Hamburg, Germany (in-person)
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate



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.