Program Details

Overview

Whether you study at the St Lucia, Herston or Gatton campus, you’ll have access to state-of-the-art facilities during your studies at the University of Queensland. As well as providing students with all the practical facilities they need, the UQ campuses are also stunning to see. From St Lucia’s glorious Great Court to the iconic palm-lined walkway at Gatton, there’s no shortage of idyllic locations to study and relax between classes.


Location

The main St Lucia campus occupies much of the riverside inner suburb of St Lucia, southwest of the Brisbane central business district. Other UQ campuses and facilities are located throughout South East Queensland, the largest of which are the Gatton campus, UQ’s rural campus specialize in agricultural, environmental and veterinary sciences, and the Herston Campus, home to UQ’s Medicine and Public Health schools, the UQ Centre for Clinical Research, Oral Health Centre, and the research activities of the School of Nursing and Midwifery.


Housing

Depending on which campus you choose, the housing options may vary slightly. All locations offer on-campus residence halls and off-campus apartments.


TEAN Staff

The Education Abroad Network TEAN is an approved education agent for University of Queensland, for students from North America. Our team works with you start to finish through the study abroad process. Our staff is readily available and able to assist you with any academic, social, or cultural questions or issues that you may face during your time abroad. You can submit an inquiry for questions about the full degree program with University of Queensland.

University

University of Queensland

The University of Queensland’s six faculties, eight globally recognized research institutes and more than 100 research centers attract an interdisciplinary community of 1500 scientists, social scientists and engineers who champion research excellence and continue UQ’s tradition of research leadership. This is reflected in UQ being the number one recipient of Australian Research Council Fellowships and Awards nationally across all scheme years.

UQ is also one of only three Australian members of the global Universitas 21; a founding member of the Group of Eight (Go8) universities; a member of Universities Australia; and one of only three Australian charter members of the global edX consortium for massive open online courses (MOOCs) and is also home to one of Australia’s largest academic libraries.

Degree Programs

Discipline
Subject Area
Business
  • Accounting
  • Commerce
  • Data Science
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Hotel & Tourism Management
Communication & Media
  • Communication
  • Journalism
Education
  • Teaching
Engineering
Humanities
  • International Studies
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Social Science
Law
  • Law
  • Criminology
Sciences
  • Agricultural sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Data Science
  • Dentistry
  • Environmental Studies
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Health Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Veterinary Science
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts & Design
  • Architecture
  • Arts
  • Music

Eligibility

Entry requirements vary from program to program. Speak with our team for further details.

Submit an inquiry

Events & Excursions

Cultural & Group activities

Your UQLife is more than just study. It encompasses a range of events, experiences and programs to keep you engaged, motivated and connected.

Program Dates

Program Dates

Semester 1 February – July
Semester 2 July – November

Fees & Inclusions

Tuition fees vary depending on your choice of degree.


What’s Included

  • Academic guidance and counselling
  • Application submission assistance, ongoing email enquiry support from start to finish throughout your application process
  • Review of suitable degree programs
  • Certification of transcripts
  • Course advice
  • Enrolment advice
  • Support through the acceptance and commencement period
  • Review of transcripts and documents
  • Liaise between you and UQ
  • Advice on local area for housing etc.

What’s Not Included

  • Tuition fees
  • All international students studying on a student visa in Australia must have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). Fees will be dependent on program duration
  • International airfare (~$1,800)
  • Domestic airfare in US (~$500)
  • Student visa ($620)
  • Books (~$365)
  • Meals during the semester ($2,500)
  • Airport transfer at the end of the semester ($50)
  • Travel insurance (~$350)
  • Travel and personal expenses ($1,500 – 2,500+)

*Costs are estimated based on previous student experience and budget. Actual amounts will vary depending on student.

Apr 26 University of Western Australia

University of Western Australia, Full Degree

A large and comprehensive university, University of Western Australia offers a wide spectrum of courses and the architecturally-stunning campus is minutes from the city’s Central Business District.

Apr 11 Monash University

Monash University, Full Degree

As one of the only universities in Australia with an academic calendar similar to that of the U.S., Bond University allows students with difficult schedules to spend a semester abroad in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and still be back in time for summer obligations.

Feb 25 Paris Eiffel Tower

Gap Year

WorldStrides, parent company of TEAN, invites gap year students to choose your own adventure with our immersive gap year program abroad. Spend 13 weeks in up to four countries and learn how you can make a difference in the world with other like-minded changemakers.

Feb 08

Bond University, Full Degree

As one of the only universities in Australia with an academic calendar similar to that of the U.S., Bond University allows students with difficult schedules to spend a semester abroad in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and still be back in time for summer obligations.

Nov 04

Summer in Busan

Spend the summer studying Korean language and culture in South Korea’s second-largest city, Busan. With beaches, mountains and urban areas, Busan boasts a little bit of everything, including one of the top 100 universities in Asia, Pusan National University (PNU). Choose to stay either three weeks or five weeks in an engaging Korean studies class learning the language as well as about the country’s history and culture. (Students studying for five weeks choose an additional elective course as well.) Take class Monday through Thursday, then head out on organized field trips on Friday and over the weekend for a thoroughly immersive learning experience.