The Centre for India Australia Studies convenes a number of India Immersion Programmes for Australian Universities students throughout the year. The India Immersion Programme is a 3-week residential programme which aims to introduce Australian students to the many different facets of India. The India Immersion Programme allows students to participate in seminars, lectures and field visits with leading academics and professionals from a variety of industries. The course provides its participants with an introduction to India’s diverse regulatory, business and social impact landscape. 

Field of Study

  • Law
  • Business
  • Politics
  • Social Science

More course information can be found on the Introduction to Law, Business and Society course profile and the Introduction to Politics, Society and Foreign Policy course profile.

Credit Equivalent 

4 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 4 Credits are successfully completed (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 O.P. Jindal Global University for visa and immigration information.


All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the O.P. Jindal Global University entry requirements.

Application Instructions

Students must email an expression of interest to by 1 November 2019. O.P. Jindal Global University will respond with details of the course as well as payment instructions (all online).

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The program fee is $2,000 AUD.  The program fee includes admission fees, accommodation for the duration of the program, meals during program activities and domestic transport and transit for official program activities. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by late-October 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. Please contact O.P. Jindal Global University for more information regarding accommodation. 

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.

O.P. Jindal Global University 
BEL Credit Assessment
India Immersion Programme - An Introduction to Law, Business and Society in India
Approved for #2 Level 5 Laws elective for LLB(Hons) students
Approved for #2 Level 2 general elective towards BPPE(Hons)
Approved for #2 Level 2 General Elective for BEL undergraduate students
India Immersion Programme - An Introduction to Society, Business and Politics in India
Approved for #2 Level 2 Part D elective towards BPPE(Hons) 
Approved for #2 Level 2 General Elective for BEL undergraduate students

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

Applications for this program have closed. 

Program Dates

Start: 8 January 2020
End: 26 January 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Sonipat, India
Credit: For-credit or 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.​