The TU Berlin Winter University brings together students from more than 55 countries around the world to take part in a unique, hands-on academic program. 

At the TU Berlin Winter University, course fees include a four-week academic program and course materials, class excursions, a fantastic cultural program, a ticket for public transportation and opportunities to interact with students from around the world.

Field of Study

  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Science

For more detailed information about these courses go to the host university website. 

Credit Equivalent 

5 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 5 ECTS 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 the host university for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the TU Berlin entry requirements.

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Cost

The tuition fee is approximately $3,200 - $3,700 AUD. More information regarding fees can be found on the host university website. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation 

Accommodation can be arranged at an additional cost. More information regarding accommodation can be found on the host university website. 

EAIT Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with the EAIT Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. The credit precedent information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

TU Berlin Course EAIT Credit Assessment

3D Scanning and Printing

B. Information Technology – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

B. Computer Science – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons) – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons)/ME – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

B. Information Technology – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

B. Computer Science – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons) – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons)/ME – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

CanSat: Satellite Design

B. Information Technology – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

B. Computer Science – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons) – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons)/ME – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

Programming in Java

B. Information Technology – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

B. Computer Science – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons) – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

BE(Hons)/ME – 2 units for Engineering elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

Start-up Crash Course

B. Information Technology – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

B. Computer Science – 2 units for Level 1 elective as approved by EAIT Faculty

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 September
Host: TBC

Program Dates

Start: 06 January 2020
End: 31 January 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Berlin, Germany
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only

OS-HELP Loan

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.​

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