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Study for semester abroad in Australia

By spending a semester abroad in Australia, you'll be able to meet local students, explore your host city or town, and really get a feel for the place and the people. Before you know it, Australia will feel like home!

Benefits of a semester abroad in Australia

Work while you study a semester abroad

Students who enrol in a semester abroad program of three months or longer are able to work part-time during the academic year (and full-time during breaks) on their student visa, so you can earn some extra money to help offset costs.

Travel around Australia and the Asia-Pacific

Take advantage of your semester abroad breaks to travel around Australia or visit nearby countries in Southeast Asia.

Immerse yourself in Australian culture

Time flies when you study abroad! By spending a semester abroad in Australia, you'll have more time to meet Australians, make new friends and understand Australian culture.

How to enrol

Enrol directly in semester abroad programs

If you wish to enrol directly in an Australian university semester abroad program, first check with your study abroad office to find the 'approved' semester abroad programs in Australia. Studying on an approved semester abroad program will help ensure that your financial aid and credits will transfer. If your study abroad office allows you to spend a semester abroad at any Australian university, you can access a list of Australian universities here. Each one will provide instructions on how to apply and eligibility requirements.

Enrol in semester abroad programs through a provider

You can also study for a semester abroad through a program provider. Program providers offer a range of services such as housing, pre-departure sessions, in-country support and excursions. Check out the list of Australian universities to find their program providers.

Last updated: Tuesday, 13 June 2017 10:16:01 AM

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