Australia: University of Queensland

University of Queensland is one of Australia’s oldest and most renowned universities. Situated by the river in Brisbane, it hosts more than 11,500 are international students out of nearly 50,000 students. It is ranked fourth among the australian universities and offers many study areas, e.g. Business, Economics, Tourism and Law, Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology, Environment and Planning, Science and Mathematics.

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: July - November, February - June
Credit system: 8 units is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits
Website:  www.uq.edu.au/studyabroad/incoming-exchange
Note: Courses within Business are open to exchange students, who must fulfill the prerequisites.An additional insurance, if staying in the country more than two weeks after the exchange studies have been finalized, is required.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 1 semester spot for Architecture per academic year + 1 semester spot for other students.
Grade requirements: No. A minimum of VG from course B in upper secondary school is required. if the grade is older than five years, a certificate from international coordinator required to submit into application material to the university.