Study at a world-leading university and experience living in London at the Imperial College Business School Summer School.

Imperial College Business School runs an intensive but stimulating Summer School programme that gives students the chance to increase their academic standing in one of the most vibrant and culturally-enriched cities in the world. With five courses spread over two sessions and a varied social programme, Summer School is a fantastic taster to life at Imperial and in London.

Fields of study

  • Finance
  • Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Business
  • Sustainability
  • Statistics
  • Economics
  • Marketing

Find more information regarding specific courses on the host university website

Credit Equivalent

7.5 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units upon successful completion of 15 ECTS (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact the host program for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by Imperial College

 Apply to UQ Apply to host

Costs

Program tuition is approximately $4,200 - $6,800 AUD. More information regarding program fees can be found on the Imperial College website. Students may be eligible for discounted fees for early application. 

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

Accommodation can be arranged as part of the program for an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the Imperial College website

UQ students are able to complete a variety of courses within one of the following blocks:

Session 1
  • Start date: 29 June 2020
  • End date: 17 July 2020
  • For-credit or not-for-credit
Session 2
  • Start date: 20 July 2020
  • End date: 07 August 2020
  • For-credit only
Sessions 1 & 2
  • Start date: 29 June 2020
  • End date: 07 August 2020
  • For-credit only

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

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 March 2020

Host: Rolling application deadline*

Program Dates

Program dates vary - See Courses tab


*Students are encouraged to apply as early as possible

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: London, England
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only

 

OS-HELP Loan

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.

Register