The New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) is where you will spend your CIS Australia January in New York City program.

Spend 3 weeks in New York City for part of your summer University break! Experience the energy and excitement of NYC, immerse yourself at a local university with a diverse group of students and choose to study a range of different courses in finance, politics, history, hospitality, marketing, economics, humanities and social science.

Fields of study  

  • Business
  • Marketing & Communications
  • International Relations
  • Humanities

You can contact the Global Experiences for course syllabi or CIS Australia for specific information on your program of interest. Find more information regarding specific courses on the CIS Australia website. 

Credit Equivalent

3 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 the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact CIS Australia for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard Global Experiences Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by CIS Australia. 

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

 Apply to UQ  Apply to host

Costs

The program is between $6,599 - 7,999 AUD depending on accommodation preferences. More information regarding program fees can be found on the CIS Australia website.  

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation

Accommodation is included in the program cost.

For more information regarding accommodation, please see the CIS Australia website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 September
Host: 18 October 

Program Dates

Start: 1 January 2020
End: 18 January 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: New York City, U.S.A
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and 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