The University of Vienna January Law Short Term Program was created in cooperation with the University's Law department and offers a wide range of English-taught courses in International Law. 

Field of Study

  • Law

Credit Equivalent 

7 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 7 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.  Places in the University of Vienna January Law Short Term Program are limited and will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Applicants must apply to the Internships and Global Experiences team by 31 August 2022 to be considered. 

Successful applicants will be nominated to the University of Vienna by UQ  following the application deadline. Selected students will be required to submit an online registration to the University directly. 

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The tuition fee is paid directly to UQ.

Students are responsible for costs associated with the Austrian Students' Union Fee, accommodation, travel and living expenses. 


Accommodation can be arranged at an additional cost. 


Applicants will be considered for only one grant per application round. Applicants are encouraged to review the Short-Term Experiences Funding information for further details.   

Widening Participation Grant

When you submit your application for an experience, you are automatically considered for funding that is relevant to your nominated experience. Please refer to the Short-Term Experiences Funding  page for details. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 31 August 2022

Program Dates

Start: 9 January 2023
End: 27 January 2023

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Exchange
Location: Vienna, Austria
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.​