The Harvard Summer School program offers more than 300 courses are taught by Harvard professors and visiting scholars during the summer months in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Fields of study

  • Humanities
  • Business
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Science

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website

Credit equivalent

4 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 4 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

If you are a student studying business, economics or law, please consult the 'BEL Faculty' tab for more specific information about course credit. 

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and the Harvard entry requirements. This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2017 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates. 

Apply to UQ Abroad  Apply to host

Costs

The program tuition fees are approximately $4,100 AUD.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation 

Accommodation is available at an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

Harvard Summer School Course BEL Credit Assessment
ENVR S-138 Sustainable Finance and Investments Eligible for credit towards Bachelor of Commerce, Level 3 Finance major as approved by BEL Faculty
MGMT S-4225 Negotiation and Organizational Conflict Resolution Eligible for credit towards MGTS3602 Managing Workplace Conflict as approved by BEL Faculty
MGMT S-4310 Creative Thinking and Organizational Success Eligible for credit towards Bachelor of Business Management, Level 3 Group 3 elective as approved by BEL Faculty
MGMT S-5000 Strategic Management Eligible for credit towards MGTS3301 Business Policy and Strategy as approved by BEL Faculty
MGMT S-5018 Corporate Governance Eligible for credit towards Bachelor of Business Management, Level 3 Group 3 elective as approved by BEL Faculty
MGMT S-5505 Family Business in Theory and Practice Eligible for credit towards Bachelor of Business Management, Level 2 Group 3 elective as approved by BEL Faculty
MGMT S-5650 International Business: Context and Strategies Eligible for credit towards IBUS2302 Globalisation & Business as approved by BEL Faculty

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 30 April 2017
Host: 15 May 2017

Program Dates

Start: 09 July 2017
End: 28 July 2017

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Boston, USA
Credit: For-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate