The Florence University of the Arts (FUA) is where you will spend your CIS Australia July in Florence program.

As a student in the Tuscan city of Florence, you will quickly feel like a local as you wander through busy piazzas in search of your favourite pasta trattoria! 

Fields of study

  •   Humanities

Find more information about which courses you can participate in under the 'Courses' tab. 

Credit Equivalent

3 credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 6 credits 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. 

Sessions 4 and B impact on UQ semester 2, 2017 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

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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Session list

UQ students are able to complete courses within the following sessions: 

Session 3
  • Start date: 25 Jun 17
  • End date: 14 Jul 17
  • Credit: For credit or not for credit
Session 4
  • Start date: 16 Jul 17
  • End date: 4 Aug 17
  • Credit: For credit only
Session B
  • Start date: 25 Jun 17
  • End date: 4 Aug 17
  • Credit: For credit only

You can contact UQ Abroad 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


The program fee varies depending on the chosen session and number of courses. Program fees range from $5,999 - $9,499 AUD.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the CIS Australia website.  

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is included in the program cost.

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

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

Winter 2017 applications for this program have now closed

Program Dates

See the 'Courses' tab for more different program dates. 

Fast Facts

Status: Closed
Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Florence, Italy
Credit: For-credit and not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and Postgraduate*

*Postgraduates may participate in this program not-for-credit only