The Universitas 21 Summer School for undergraduate students is an excellent way for students from all disciplines to come together to study and share ideas. 

The Universitas 21 Summer School will be held in conjunction with University of Nottingham’s (Malaysia Campus) International Summer School. Students attending this program will be able to participate in special extra events reserved for U21 students. 

Students chose from one of four Summer School Modules:

  • Politics, Culture and the Media in Southeast Asia
  • Doing Business in Asia
  • Beginning Creative Writing
  • Intensive Mandarin for beginners

The program also includes accommodation, day trips and tours, welcome and farewell banquets and field trips.  For more detailed program information, visit the host university website. 


Students are not able to receive credit for this program. Please choose the not-for-credit option in your UQ Abroad application. 

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria. This is a competitive program and students will be selected via an internal UQ Abroad selection committee. 

Apply to UQ Abroad 


The full program fee is approximately $1,250 AUD.  UQ Abroad will choose one student to attend the 2-week program for $570 AUD. UQ Abroad will nominate the student who is to receive the U21 discounted place. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is included in the program cost. More information regarding accommodation options can be found on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Winter applications for this program have now closed

Program Dates

Start: 26 June 2018
End: 11 July 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study Abroad
Location: Semenyih, Malaysia
Credit: Not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate