University of Queensland (Brisbane)
University of Queensland (Brisbane) is a universitywide partner in Brisbane, Australia.
General information for exchange students
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Semester I: 3rd week of February – 3rd week of June
Orientation generally commences the 2nd week of February for Semester I and the 3rd week of July for Semester II.
Exams take place the 2nd and 3rd week of June for Semester I and the 2nd and 3rd week of November for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
There is no GPA requirement for this destination.
English Language Requirement
A grade of 8 or higher in final year English VWO or
Students enrolled in a fully English taught Bachelor or Master programme (for example UCU), can provide a letter attesting to the fact that their degree is taught and assessed entirely in English.
Please check the most recent language requirements on the website of the host university.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
You can choose courses from any of UQ's study areas, as long as they are approved by UU.
|Courses at Master’s level|
Yes, if you have completed the equivalent of a Bachelor degree. Individual subjects/units/courses will be approved in accordance with selection criteria and previous studies. Transcripts of previous results are therefore critical documents that must be included with the application.
|Language of instruction|
Guaranteed accommodation is available for the St Lucia and the Herston campus, both on and off campus.
UQ also offers more information on on-campus accommodation, off-campus student accommodation or even more private housing. Assistance is available.
|Estimated living costs per month|
The average cost of living for a student on-campus is around 2500 AUD per month (estimate from 2022).
A more detailed breakdown of the living costs can be found here.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
6 places per year
Selection was necessary in the past few years.
You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.