The Universitas 21 Summer School for undergraduate students provides health sciences students with the valuable experience of team-based learning opportunities that include workshops, presentations, lectures, self-directed learning and field trips on a theme of particular relevance to the Health Sciences.   

Field of study:

  • Health Sciences

The program also includes accommodation, transport for excursions, catering (breakfast, lunch during weekdays, morning and afternoon tea during weekdays, and some dinners), cultural activities, registration, certification and materials. For more detailed program information, visit the host program website. 


Students are not able to receive credit for this program. Please choose the not-for-credit option in your Global Experiences application. 

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the short-term experience eligibility criteria

This is a competitive program and only three students will be selected by an internal selection committee from Fudan Univerisity. 

Successful students will be informed after 23 March 2020.

Apply to UQ 


The full program fee is approximately $1,160 AUD.   

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.


Accommodation is included in the program cost. More information regarding accommodation options can be found on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 20 February 2020

Program Dates

Start: 6 July 2020
End: 17 July 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study Abroad
Location: Shanghai, China
Credit: Not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate


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.