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 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.

Jan 18 Ho chi minh city

Vietnam: Healthcare in Developing Economies

Vietnam is one of the most dynamic economies in the world and one of the few countries whose economy grew in 2020. Over the past 30 years, health outcomes have improved alongside the rising standards of living but still difficulties exist. Spend nine days learning first-hand about the past, present, and future of Vietnam’s healthcare system in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City. This program is perfect for community college students looking to build their resume and explore interests in healthcare and global health issues. Students will visit private clinics, treatment centers, hospitals, the University of Medicine and Pharmacy and explore the surrounding region.

Nov 18 Hanyang campus

Hanyang Summer School

Study in Seoul at the largest international summer school program in South Korea at the respected Hanyang University. As one of the country’s leading research institutions offering a wide range of courses in English, particularly in STEM, Hanyang University welcomes around 2,000 students from around the world every summer. Choose two or three classes in the fields of your choice while also being introduced to the contemporary South Korean culture through included excursions and activities. Throughout it all, you’ll also receive beginning-to-end support from resident TEAN staff, accommodation and more to make the most of your summer in Seoul!

Sep 07

Semester in Thailand

Experience the thrill of studying and living in Bangkok, Thailand’s sprawling capital city and a global hub of culture, commerce and cuisine. Though Bangkok is a major metropolis, this semester program is the least expensive of all TEAN offerings and offers students a surprisingly affordable cost of living. Study at Mahidol University International College (MUIC), the English-speaking arm of the esteemed Mahidol University, taking a variety of classes in English along with your Thai peers. Often considered the gateway to Asia, Bangkok is a great jumping off point to explore further afield in neighboring countries such as Cambodia, Malaysia, Myanmar and more. Of course, the incredible Thai street food, unique culture and varied landscape may have you wanting to just stick around the Land of Smiles!

Dec 21

Gap Year Program in Sydney, Australia

Jump start your undergraduate life by experiencing living and studying abroad in Sydney! While many college study abroad programs don’t accept first year students, TEAN’s unique Gap Year Program in Sydney, Australia offers a one-of-a-kind opportunity to spend your freshman year abroad at the prestigious University of Sydney (USyd) with plenty of support from TEAN through the entire experience – from helping you figure out your schedule to organizing free cultural and group activities during your stay! TEAN has been running programs in Sydney since 1997 and our experienced local staff will guide you every step of the way to make the most of this incredible city while also starting your academic career.

Nov 02

Vietnam Internship

Intern abroad in one of Southeast Asia’s most dynamic countries: Vietnam. The highly unique and resilient nation buzzes with energy from the southern metropolis and economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City to the northern capital city and cultural center of Hanoi. Along with a rich culture, varied landscapes, long history and incredible cuisine, Vietnam also boasts one of Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing economies, making it a particularly fascinating place to intern abroad. Take part in a full-time internship to gain professional experience in various medical and healthcare fields, education, agriculture, engineering or the hospitality industry. Placements include guaranteed housing plus ongoing support from TEAN’s expert internship team as well as a fun orientation, cultural events, a Local Buddy to further help you connect with the community and more.