Make the most of your summer break in the CIS Australia January in San Jose program by studying Spanish language, Tropical Ecology or Tropical Marine Biology while immersing in a vibrant culture, all set in one of the most beautiful and biodiverse countries in the world. 

Fields of study

  • Humanities
  • Science

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

Credit Equivalent

4 US Credits = 2 UQ units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 2 courses are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad 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.

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Costs

The program fee is approximately $4,999 -$6,899 AUD. 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 and program dates for 2017/18 are yet to be confirmed. 

Fast Facts

Status: Closed
Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: San Jose, Costa Rica
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


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