Leeds International Summer School (LISS) offers the opportunity to study at the University of Leeds and immerse yourself in British culture as part of an exciting four-week program. 

Taking advantage of the vibrant, student-friendly city of Leeds, and the rich history, culture and natural beauty of the area, the summer school combines world-class tuition with local knowledge, academic-related field trips, and a wide variety of social activities. 

Fields of study

  • Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • IT, Computer & Software Engineering
  • Business Management
  • Law
  • Environment, Geosciences
  • Health

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

Credit Equivalent 

10 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 20 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Leeds entry requirements.

This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2018 dates, UQ students must there meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates. 

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Program fee - Approx $5,500AUD. 

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

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is included in the program fee.

For more information regarding accommodation, visit the host university website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Winter applications for this program have now closed
Host: Applications to the host have now closed

Program Dates

Start: 30 June 2018
End: 29 July 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Leeds, UK
Credit: For-credit only
Cohort: Undergraduate only