The information below is for programs offered in Winter 2019. Winter 2020 program details will be updated as they become available from the host. Please do not apply to UQ until the updated Winter 2020 information is available and updated.

The CommTECH Camp Insight (Community and Technological Camp Insight) program at the Institut Teknologi Sepuluh is a project-based learning program where groups of participants will gather to help solve real life problems faced by the community. 

Continuing 2012 to 2018 Community and Technological (CommTECH) Camp, this time ITS again offers a very fascinating program for international partners namely CommTECH Camp Highlight 2019. This program provides two sub courses on Exploring Indonesian Design Art & Culture and Smart Living. Not only thematic courses, the program will incorporate Indonesian language course and traditional music and dance classes. Tasting delicious Indonesian foods and visiting Surabaya community and main tourist destinations will definitely become inseparable parts of the program.


The courses are designed attractively based on Project-based Learning (PbL) method. Materials have been compiled from many credible resources and added with interesting data and facts that will provide broader and deeper understanding on the topics. “Think Loudly” is a term encouraged in the classroom interaction, in which participants are given great opportunities to articulate their understanding and opinions..

For more information, please visit the host university website. 

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the short-term experience eligibility criteria

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The program fee for this program is approximately $2,275 AUD. More information regarding program fees and inclusions can be found on the host university website. 

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.


Housing is included in the program fee.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 March 2020
Host: TBC

Program Dates

Start: 08 July 2019
End: 19 July 2019

The dates listed above are for the Winter 2019 program. Dates for the Winter 2020 program are TBC. 

Fast Facts

Type: Study tour
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Surabaya, Indonesia
Credit: Not-for-credit only
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.