The information below is for Winter 2018 and is to be used as a reference only. Updated information for Winter 2019 will be available in late-2018 or early-2019. 

The Discover SWUFE International Summer Camp is a diverse two-week program combining study, travel, and visiting local businesses. 

This program will give you a short but wonderful experience of SWUFE, Sichuan, and China in general. You will attend lectures, delivered in English, by leading professors from SWUFE and also get the chance to meet with senior professionals from local business.

Fields of study

The Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) invites you to come and experience life in Sichuan, China, as an international student guest. This is your chance to be an ambassador for your university and experience life at one of the top universities in China. 

Find more information regarding specific courses on the host university website.

Credit Equivalent

This program is not available for credit.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria.

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The program fee is approximately $2,000 AUD. Course fees, accommodation, transportation around Chengdu, and meals are covered by SWUFE for 2 BEL students. Students are required to cover costs associated with visa, insurance, flights and spending money. The awardees for these scholarships will be determined/confirmed by SWUFE once all applications have been received.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding


Accommodation is included in the program cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad applications for Winter 2019 will open in December 2018.

Program Dates

Dates listed below are for Winter 2018 and are to be used as a reference only.

Start: 01 July 2018
End: 14 July 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study tour
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Chengdu, China
Credit: Not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

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.