Studying at the University of Edinburgh Summer School is the perfect way to broaden your academic and cultural horizons at a world-leading institution.

Innovative and inspiring courses have been designed to give you the chance to study unique and interesting subjects and benefit from the state-of-the-art facilities on offer. UQ students can choose from one of the following courses:

    Fields of study

    • Internatioanl relations
    • Sport studies and education

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

    Credit equivalent

    Credit varies for each course. Please see 'courses' tab for more information

    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 program for visa and immigration information.

    Eligibility and application

    All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Edinburgh entry requirements. Some courses impact on UQ semester 2, 2019 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

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      Course list

      UQ students can choose from one of the following courses:

      The Global Impact of Sport
      • Start Date: 01 July 2019
      • End Date: 26 July 2019
      • Credit: For credit only
      • Credit Equivalent: 20 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 20 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).
      • Cohort: Undergraduate who has completed at least 1 year of study​
      Debating International Relations
      • Start Date: 01 July 2019
      • End Date: 26 July 2019
      • Credit: For credit only
      • Credit Equivalent: 20 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 20 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).
      • Cohort: Undergraduate who has completed at least 1 year of study​
      Learning Across the Curriculum: On Foot through Edinburgh
      • Start Date: 01 July 2019
      • End Date: 19 July 2019
      • Credit: For credit & Not for credit
      • Credit Equivalent: 10 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 10 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).
      • Cohort: Undergraduate who has completed at least 2 years of study
      Cost

      Tuition cost varies per course, tuition costs can range from approximately $3,500 - $4,500AUD.

      More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website.

      Accommodation

      Accommodation can be provided by the University of Edinburgh at an additional cost.

      For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

      Key Dates

      Application Deadlines

      Winter applications for this program have now closed.

      Program Dates

      See 'Courses' tab for course specific program dates.

      Fast Facts

      Type: Study
      Mode: Study abroad​
      Location: Edinburgh, UK
      Credit: Varies per course. See 'courses' tab for more information
      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.

      Register