The Shanghai Jiao Tong University International Summer School will be offered virtually

This experience may require live attendance at lectures, webinars and group work sessions, at a time decided by the host. More information can be found online

Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) enjoys a long history and a world-renowned reputation in China, is a key university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education (MOE) of the People's Republic of China and co-constructed by MOE and Shanghai Municipal Government. Through 121 years' unremitting efforts, SJTU has become a comprehensive, research-oriented, and internationalized top university in China. To facilitate the internationalization of our university and to offer more courses taught in English, SJTU runs summer school and invites students from other universities to study at SJTU.

Field of Study

UQ Students are able to select courses from the 2022 January Session (online)

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Communications and Media
  • Economics
  • Film Studies
  • Finance
  • HR
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology

More information can be found on the host program website.

Credit Equivalent 

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

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the short-term experience eligibility criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by Shanghai Jiao Tong University.  

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The participation mode of this experience is Study Abroad: The program fee is approximately $4,758 AUD and will vary depending on the number of courses selected. Detailed information regarding program fees and inclusions can be found on the host program website


New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant 

New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants may be available for this experience. 

When you submit your application to the Internships and Global Experiences team, you are automatically considered. There is no additional application required. Applicants will need to submit supporting documentation (host acceptance, bank details) by the relevant deadline.

This grant is not guaranteed even if all selection criteria are met.

Widening Participation Grant

When you submit your application for an experience, you are automatically considered for funding that is relevant to your nominated experience. Please refer to the Short-Term Experiences Funding page for details. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 September 
Host: 28 November

Program Dates

Start: 12 December 2022
End: 06 January 2023

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Shanghai, China (Virtual)
Credit: For-credit, not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate, Postgraduate

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.​