Once you have been accepted to participate in a short-term experience, it’s time to prepare for your experience to start!

For students participating in-person please read every step carefully.

For students participating virtually some of the steps below will not apply.

Before you leave for your global experience, be sure to read through our IGET Pre-departure Essentials Checklist and  Pre-Departure Guide short-term experience. Below you'll also find some tips to help you make the most of your experience while ensuring you keep safe and healthy while overseas.

Summer 2022/2023 Short-term Global Experiences

Applications for Summer 2022/2023 Short-term study experiences are now closed. 

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. Pre-departure Briefing

Before you leave for your short-term study experience, you must attend a compulsory* pre-departure briefing.

Pre-departure Briefing for Summer 2022/23 Experiences

Date: Thursday 6th October 2022
Time: 2:30pm (AEST)
Location: In-Person - St Lucia campus
Lock it in your calendar early

The briefing will include information on:

  • enrolment
  • insurance
  • health and safety while overseas
  • credit transfer
  • culture shock
  • returning home

*for in-person experiences only

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