So you've decided you want to apply for a short-term study experience!

Before you start the application, it is important to review the following information to help you understand how a global study experience can connect to your studies, what your best experience options may be, and how to prepare an application!

Summer 2022/2023 Short-term Study Experiences

We are very pleased to announce that our global experiences will recommence on a country-by-country basis. We understand how important these opportunities are for you, and our teams have been working diligently behind the scenes to ensure these can be offered safely as we continue to monitor the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic and other global safety considerations.

Make sure to research your travel destination(s) and prepare accordingly, by reviewing all the FAQs.

1. Before you apply

Work your way through the following key steps to ensure that you research your options, understand deadlines and processes, and prepare well for your short-term study experience.

  1. Experiences explained
    Before you start looking for a study experience, you need to understand the different types of experience modes (Study Abroad or Exchange). See the Experiences Explained page for more info.
  2. Research the experience options
    Use the Find an Experience page to search for supported experiences. Pay close attention to the delivery type (in-person or virtual) and location, which can be found in the Fast Facts box. Use the Apply to UQ checklist as a guide.
  3. Important dates:
    Understand the key dates deadlines within the experience timeline
    Applications Open25 July 2022
    Applications Close10 September 2022
    OS-HELP Loan Applications Close15 September 2022
    Host ApplicationVaries - Student must apply directly to the host
    Last day to change experiences or mode17 September 2022
    Last date to submit new courses for assessment  6 weeks before experience start date
  4. Eligibility Criteria
    Confirm you meet the Short-term Experiences Eligibility Criteria to participate in a short-term global experience.
  5. Costs and Funding
    Understand the costs of the experiences and the possible financial supports available using our Costs and Funding page.
  6. Research Visa and Entry Requirements
    Research and understand visa/entry requirements of the country of your chosen experience, factoring in timelines and costs.
  7. Pre-departure Briefing
    Make note that there will be a mandatory Pre-departure Briefing. Lock it in your calendar now!