We are very pleased to announce that our global experiences including Semester 2, 2022 Exchange and Winter 2022 Experiences will recommence on a country-by-country basis. We understand how important these opportunities are for you, and our teams have been working diligently behind the scenes to ensure these can be offered safely as we continue to monitor the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic and other global safety considerations.

Make sure to research your travel destination(s) and prepare accordingly, by reviewing all the FAQs.

Benefit from a comprehensive and interactive two-week program on international arbitration at the University of Vienna Austrian Arbitration Academy

Meet students from all over the world and experience campus life on a lakeshore, against a breathtaking mountain backdrop.

Fields of study

  • Law

Credit equivalent 

8 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of 8 ECTS (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 Experience 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 University of Vienna entry requirements

This program impacts on UQ semester 2 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact teaching dates.

Apply to UQ  Apply to host


BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

University of Vienna CourseBEL Credit Assessment

Austrian Arbitration Academy (Unit 1 & Unit 2) (8 ECTS)

Eligible for credit towards Unspecified LLB(Hons) LAWS5xxx Elective or Unspecified LLB(Hon) Flexible Core Course


Tuition will be approximately $2,650 AUD.  
More information regarding program fees and scholarships can be found on the host university website


Widening Participation Grant

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.


Accommodation is at an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

Key Dates

UQ: Winter 2022 Applications Closed
Host: 30 April 2022

Program Dates

Start: 16 July 2022
End: 30 July 2022

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Vienna, Austria (In-person)
Credit: 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.