JCU Global Experience International Short Study

International Short Study

Is a 6 or 12 month international exchange not suitable for you? Would you prefer to only study 2-6 weeks overseas? Several of JCU’s partner universities offer short programs which can be credited towards your JCU degree. Short study opportunities are also available through various Australian Organisations.

Student stories

JCU offers an opportunity to take part in a rich immersion program in the Pacific supported by New Colombo Plan mobility grants.

College of Arts, Society and Education

  • You must be enrolled in a degree program at JCU.
  • You must have completed at least 12 credits towards your degree.
  • You must be receiving credit towards your JCU degree for international experience to receive funding.
  • There is no one specific GPA eligibility criteria for short study.
  • Refer to each individual program for discipline specific eligibility criteria.

Work the World offers tailor-made healthcare placements across multiple disciplines in Asia, Africa and Latin America. No application deadline, fees vary by program. Disciplines include: Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology and Exercise Science.

Offers various general and specialised programs across all disciplines in 26 countries. Application deadlines and fees vary by program

While not eligible for exchange, health and medicine degrees are eligible to go on overseas placements. You can find out more about available placements by emailing dthmplacements@jcu.edu.au.

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In December and January, Hessen International Winter Universities (Hessen:IWUs) take place at various universities and universities of applied sciences in the State of Hessen, Germany.

From June to August, Hessen International Summer Universities (Hessen:ISUs) take place at various universities and universities of applied sciences in the State of Hessen, Germany.

  • An interesting study program with exciting topics from a wide range of subject areas taught by highly qualified German and international experts
  • German language courses on different levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
  • Various excursions and cultural events
  • Credits - upon successful completion of the program

Log into Learn JCU and access the Global Experience: Short Study Programs organisation for detailed information on the many opportunities available to all JCU students. If you do not have access, JCU Australia Tropical Campus (Townsville or Cairns only) students can request access now.