The PUK Summer Program aims to provide international students with an accessible and high-quality platform to understand China. The program taps into the brilliant pool of the university’s faculty, and its international network of experts, to develop and offer a portfolio of courses that include humanities, social sciences, and interdisciplinary studies.

Fields of study

  • History
  • International Relations
  • Business
  • Environmental Studies
  • Humanities

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

Credit equivalent 

3 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 6 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the PKU entry requirements. This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2019 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

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Tuition fees will be between $2,465 - $3,290 AUD. Accommodation and administration fees are an additional cost. More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation can be provided as part of the program at an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see information on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2019
Host: 26 July 2019

Program Dates

Start: 30 June 2019
End: 26 July 2019

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Beijing, China
Credit: For-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate and Postgraduate

UQ Abroad 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.​