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.

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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.

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.

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 14 An overhead view of a quad and buildings on Korea University's campus

Korea University

Study in Seoul at one of Korea’s leading private universities that’s known for its stunning urban campus and on par with the Ivy League schools in the U.S. Here students will have the opportunity to live in a vibrant capital city that blends high-tech modernity with ancient culture like no other. While studying a range of courses in English, students will also discover more about life in Korea by pairing up with a Korean student over the course of the semester for an even more immersive and local experience.

Dec 08 Lush greenery on Singapore Management University's campus

Singapore Management University

Spend a semester in Singapore at Singapore Management University where you have the unique opportunity to experience the city-state’s diverse and vibrant culture while enrolling at one of Asia’s top business schools – its accounting and finance, as well as business and management programs are ranked 50th globally.

Dec 07

Australia Internship

International work experience is more important than ever and one of the best ways to make the leap into working abroad is by completing an internship in Australia – a longtime leader in the health, sports and technology industries. Offering a range of internship opportunities throughout the country, TEAN works tirelessly to connect students with highly relevant placements in every trade from finance, to environmental conservation, to even sports medicine. While Sydney is a popular destination as an international business hub, other cities throughout the country also provide a variety of internships suited to meet nearly every degree or interest.

Dec 07 An ornate, brick building erect near a grassy quad below a blue sky on University of Western Australia's campus in Perth

University of Western Australia

Seeking near-perfect weather, a city with a small town feel and beaches at your doorstep? Look no further than the University of Western Australia in Perth. As a large and comprehensive university, a wide spectrum of course offerings are available and the architecturally-stunning campus is minutes from the city’s Central Business District. Students can take advantage of the opportunity to reside in the campus’ residential halls where new Australian friends are ready to be met.

Dec 07 Two people walk towards an illuminated building on Murdoch University's campus in Perth at dusk

Murdoch University

For students hoping to see a bit of the outback during their time in Australia, Murdoch University in Perth offers the perfect solution. The sprawling campus is home to 18,000 students and students participating in this program are typically housed in on-campus university accommodation which provides convenient access to campus life. Enroll in a wide selection courses for your studies and then experience a ten-day safari experience through the North West of Australia to satisfy your adventure craving.

Dec 07 A medieval-type corridor surrounds a vibrant green quad

University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne is not only located in the world’s most liveable city, but is also consistently ranked as one of the top two universities in Australia and within the top 50 in the world. Here students are challenged in the classroom with leading programs and innovative methods while experiencing big city life near Melbourne’s Central Business District. Outside of studying, discover all that Melbourne has to offer – from its vibrant arts scene, to exciting cafe culture and everything in between.