The June to July 2021, University of Amsterdam 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 partner organisation. No special considerations will be extended to any successful applicant if an approved experience coincides with the commencement of Semester Two studies at UQ. We strongly recommend you consider the time zone differences prior to application.  

The University of Amsterdam Summer School offers high-quality and academically challenging programs that will introduce you to a new academic discipline or complement your existing studies. 

    Fields of study

    • Business
    • International relations
    • Political science
    • Psychology
    • Public health
    • Public Policy
    • Social work
    • Sociology

    UQ students can choose to participate in one of eight different courses. Refer to the 'Courses' tab to find the full list of courses, dates, cohort and credit information. 

    Credit equivalent

    4-6 ECTS = Maximum of 2 UQ Units after successful completion of experience (pending UQ faculty approval). 

    Students from the below faculties may be eligible to receive credit for this experience:

    • BEL
    • HASS
    • Science

    Eligibility and application

    All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the University of Amsterdam Entry Requirements for the relevant course. 

    For more information regarding the entry requirements, please see the 'Courses' tab for information on the different courses offered. 

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      Course list

      Please click the relevant course link to find more detailed information regarding tuition fees and entry requirements. 

      UQ students can choose from one of the following courses:

      Building Brands and Influencing Behaviour

      • Start Date: 05 July 2021
      • End Date: 16 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate

      Comprehensive Introduction to Research Methodology and Design

      • Start Date: 28 June 2021
      • End Date: 23 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Postgraduate

      Epidemics and Social Science: a Holistic Approach

      • Start Date: 21 June 2021
      • End Date: 02 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate

      Introduction to Sexuality Studies

      • Start Date: 28 June 2021
      • End Date: 09 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate

      Migration and Integration: Refugees, Rights & Realities

      • Start Date: 05 July 2021
      • End Date: 16 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate

      Multilateralism, Globalization & Corporate Diplomacy

      • Start Date: 21 June 2021
      • End Date: 02 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate

      Political Economy

      • Start Date: 21 June 2021
      • End Date: 02 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate

      Summer Institute on Addiction

      • Start Date: 21 June 2021
      • End Date: 02 July 2021
      • Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      • Cohort: Postgraduate

      Cost

      Tuition fee varies depending on your course choice and are approximately $1,200 - $3,100 AUD. 

      More information regarding program fees can be found on the individual course descriptions linked in the 'Courses' tab. 

      Funding

      The University of Amstrdam is offering 250 eruo tuition fee discounts to student from U21 institutes, on a first come first served basis. To be considered for this discount, list 'LERU/U21 Partner University Scholarship' in the scholarship field of the host application.

      Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by mid-May (for winter programs) or late-October (for summer programs) if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Internships and Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your experience.

       

      Key Dates

      Application Deadlines

      UQ: 30 April 2021
      Host: 01 May 2021

      Program Dates

      See 'Courses' tab for course-specific program dates.

      Fast Facts

      Type: Study
      Mode: Study abroad
      Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands (Virtual)
      Credit: For credit or not-for-credit
      Cohort: Varies, see 'courses' tab for specific information

      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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