JCU Global Experience

Ready to go global?

JCU Global Experience

Make a lifetime of memories and earn credit towards your degree at the same time. JCU’s Global Experience programs assist students to explore new ways of learning, build meaningful connections and develop a broader perspective on their career ambitions.

Take advantage of our international network of partnerships with universities across the world to develop the knowledge, skills and attitude to succeed in a global workforce — and have fun doing it!

If you’re ready to open your mind to unique locations, immersive cultural experiences and extraordinary people, then we'll help you get there.

Choose your adventure

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Come to JCU from anywhere in the world

Students from around the world come to JCU for unique study experiences in tropical North Queensland. JCU Global Experience offers dynamic Inbound Programs that ensure your experience matches your taste for adventure.

JCU's career-focused courses are designed to prepare graduates for the workforce with guidance from leading industry professionals. Discover how a short-term Inbound Program can boost your study progress while you gain life-long memories.

Learn more about studying at JCU as part of your degree

Explore our Inbound Programs

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Study overseas as part of your JCU degree

An Outbound Program is an amazing opportunity to gain important cross-cultural connections and new perspectives that you'll take into your life beyond JCU.

Choose the Outbound Program that best supports your study and experience goals. With options for 6-12 month exchanges or 2-6 week trips, discover how your global experience can complement your JCU degree.

Learn more about studying overseas as part of your JCU experience

Explore our Outbound Programs

Learning overseas

Carly Boulter at the Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Supplied by Carly Boulter.

Study in Australia

JCU Science Place.

Discover the best of Australia

Living and studying in North Queensland is a truly unparalleled experience. Enjoy hands-on learning opportunities in unique and spectacular locations, including UNESCO World Heritage-listed rainforests and the Great Barrier Reef. You’ll explore, discover, grow and make unforgettable memories.

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Top 100 in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences1
5 stars for student-teacher ratio2
Top 75 in the world for Ecology3
12024 QS World University Rankings  22024 Good Universities Guide 2024  32023 ShanghaiRanking Global Ranking of Academic Subjects

A place like no other

At the heart of JCU

Explore every day

Get in touch

Speak to a Global Experience advisor to find the adventure awaiting you.