The Surrey School of Business Summer School is a stimulating two week experience packed with learning activities including skill development workshops led by industry experts, seminars by Surrey Business School’s academics, company visits and social events.

Program information

This programme provides participants with an in-depth understanding of the concept of ‘digital innovation’ and its relevance to business competitiveness. You will develop the capability to identify the link between digital innovation, entrepreneurship, new business models, crowdfunding, marketing and communication, open data sources for scaling, and big data and ethics.

Find more information regarding specific courses on the Surrey Business School Summer School website

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 British High Commission 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 Surrey Business School

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Program cost is approximately $3,500 AUD per course. More information regarding program fees can be found on the Surrey School of Business website. UQ students may be eligible for a program discount. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding


Accommodation is included in the program fee. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the Surrey School of Business website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: Winter applications for this program have now closed.
Host: Rolling application deadline

Program Dates

Start: 24 June 2019
End: 05 July 2019

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Surrey, United Kingdom
Credit: Not-for-credit only
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.