Discover the World through Learning Abroad!

Are you ready to take your education beyond the classroom and across borders? Our Learning Abroad Programs offer you a global classroom experience. Dive into new cultures, learn new languages, and explore unique teaching styles at institutions around the world, often while earning credits towards your degree.  Read on to discover your international education opportunities. 

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Your learning abroad options

Whether you're interested in completing a semester-long exchange program, a short course, an internship or a virtual experience from the comfort of home, there's something for you!

Student exchange

Study at a partner university overseas and receive academic credit towards your UNSW degree. You enrol in a full-time load while on exchange and pay tuition fees to UNSW.   

  • one term up to a full academic year

Short courses and study tours

Take a summer or winter course or participate in a study tour.  Credit can be arranged subject to faculty approval. Virtual opportunities available.  

  • 2 to 6 weeks

Internships, volunteering, field trips and more

Gain a headstart in your career with practical international experience to complement your studies. Virtual opportunities available.

  • 1 weeks to 6 months

Research overseas

For honours and postgrad research students to gain valuable research experience.

  • 3 to 12 months

Where you can study

Select from a wide range of learning abroad experiences around the world:

  • subscribe to the Learning Abroad notices for short programs and virtual opportunities. 
  • explore our Exchange Partners to find your exchange destination.
  • discover our affiliated networks such as Universitas 21, PLuS Alliance, APRU and Global E3. 


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