The CIS Australia July in Vancouver program focuses on business communication, international business, entrepreneurship and service management.

Students on the program can take advantage of a perfect location – exploring Canada’s beautiful west coast. The International Summer Institute for Business Management (ISIBM) courses are taught by award-winning professors, who are highly qualified experts in their fields with extensive real-world international experience.

Fields of study

  • Business

You can contact UQ Abroad for course syllabi or CIS Australia for specific information on your program of interest. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the CIS Australia website.

CIS Course Requirements

Students participating in this program will need to take two courses:

  • Business Communications 
  • International Business, Entrepreneurship and Service Management

Credit Equivalent

3 credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 6 credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

If you are a student studying business, economics or law, please consult the 'BEL Faculty' tab for more specific information about course credit. 

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As UQ Abroad 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 UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by CIS Australia. 

This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2019 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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Costs

The program fee will cost approximately $6,599 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.

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

CIS in Vancouver Course BEL Credit Assessment

Business Communications

Eligible for credit towards MGTS2606 Managerial Skills & Communication as approved by BEL Faculty
International Business, Entrepreneurship and Service Management Eligible for credit towards Bachelor of Business Management, Level 2 Group 3 elective as approved by BEL Faculty

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2019
Host: 25 May 2019

Program Dates

Start: 01 July 2019
End: 27 July 2019

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Vancouver, Canada​
Credit: For-credit only
Cohort: Undergraduate

UQ Abroad 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.​

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