Face-to-face short-term exchange programs

Find out the different destinations available for on-campus overseas short-term programs.

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As of January 2022, the travel policies are still subject to change by the NSW Government, and student mobility travel is still dependent on the Australian Government's travel advice as well as Macquarie University's COVID-19 task force.

Short-term programs for December 2022 have not been determined. Please keep an eye on this page for future updates.

Short-term programs in July 2020

Applications for all July short-term programs are now closed.

Immerse yourself in unique international experiences by participating in a short-term overseas program.

Mainland China
InstitutionProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Fudan UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram Details
(International Summer Session) 
July (Short-Term)
Fudan UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram Details 
(Summer Camp on Chinese Economy and Society)
July (Short-Term)
Renmin University of ChinaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram Details July (Short-Term)
Wuhan UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly (Short-Term)
Jilin UniversityShort-Term Study TourProgram Details July (Short-Term)
Harbin Institute of TechnologyShort-Term Study TourProgram Details July (Short-Term)
Hong Kong
InstitutionProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
The Chinese University of Hong KongShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly (Short-Term)
University of Hong KongShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly (Short-Term)
Taiwan
InstitutionProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
National Taiwan UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly 2019
Korea
InstitutionProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Hanyang UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Korea UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Kyung Hee UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Seoul National UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
India
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Faculty of Arts - New Colombo PlanDelhi, IndiaShort-Term Study Tour (INTS103)

Program Details

September

(no updated details for 2019)

Kolkata, India
Mumbai, India
Japan
InstitutionProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Kwansei Gakuin UniversityShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Tokyo Metropolitan UniversityShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Waseda UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Singapore
InstitutionProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Nanyang Technological UniversityShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Malaysia
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
HELP UniversityKuala Lumpur, MalaysiaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange Jan (Short-term)
Universiti KebangsaanKuala Lumpur, MalaysiaShort-Term Study TourProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Thailand
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Mahidol UniversityNakhon Pathom,ThailandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly (Short-Term)
Vietnam
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Foreign Trade UniversityHanoi, VietnamShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly (Short-Term)
Indonesia
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
BINUS UniversityJakarta, IndonesiaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Udayana UniversityBali, IndonesiaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Canada
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Université Laval

Quebec City, Canada Short-Term Exchange

Program Details

Exchange July (Short-term)
University of VictoriaVictoria, BC, CanadaShort-Term Study Abroad

Program Details

Discounted rate offered

Exchange July (Short-term)
Chile
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Universidad de los Andes

Santiago, Chile

Short-Term Exchange

Program Details

Exchange July (Short-term)
Universidad Adolfo IbanezSantiago, ChileShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Mexico
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Tec de Monterrey

Four cities in four weeks!

Short-Term Exchange

Program Details

Exchange July (Short-term)
USA
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Butler University

Indianapolis, USA Short-Term Exchange

Program Details

Exchange July (Short-term)

Michigan State University

East Lansing, USA

Short-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Austria
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
University of GrazGraz, AustriaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Croatia
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
University of Split Split, Croatia Short-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Denmark
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Aarhus UniversityAarhus, DenmarkShort-Term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Copenhagen Business SchoolCopenhagen, DenmarkShort-Term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
France
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Paris School of BusinessParis, FranceShort-term ExchangeProgram Details  Exchange July (Short-term)
Germany
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Berlin School of Economics & LawBerlin, GermanyShort Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Berlin School of Economics & LawBerlin, GermanyShort-Term Exchange & Study Abroad Program DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Universitat Duisburg-EssenEssen, GermanyShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Universitat GöttingenGöttingen, GermanyShort-Term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Universitat HamburgHamburg, GermanyShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)München, GermanyShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Greece
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

CYA Summer Course (July)

Athens, GreeceShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Italy
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
University of Bologna Bologna, Italy Short Term Language ExchangeProgram Details Exchange July (Short-term)
Netherlands
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU Amsterdam)Amsterdam, Netherlands Short-Term Study AbroadProgram Details Exchange July (Short-term)
Radboud UniversityNijmegen, NetherlandsShort-Term Exchange & Study AbroadProgram DetailsJuly (Short-term)
Tilburg UniversityTilburg, NetherlandsShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Poland
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Jagiellonian University (PLH)Krakow, Poland Short-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Spain
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Autonomous University of BarcelonaBarcelona, SpainShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Sweden
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Linkoping UniversityLinkoping, SwedenShort-Term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Stockholm UniversityStockholm, SwedenShort-Term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
United Kingdom
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Roehampton UniversityLondon, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
University of BristolBristol, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
University College LondonLondon, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
University of East AngliaNorwich, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
University of ExeterExeter, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (short-term)
University of LiverpoolLiverpool, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
University of Oxford, Smith School of Enterprise and EnvironmentOxford, EnglandShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange July (Short-term)
Israel
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalem, IsraelShort Term Study AbroadProgram Details Exchange July (Short-term)

Short-term programs in January 2020

Short-term programs are typically available over the session breaks in December-February each year. Places are limited and are filled competitively on a first-come-first-serve basis. Check the program details and apply as early as you can.

Mainland China
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
East China Normal UniversityShanghai, ChinaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJanuary 2020
Fudan UniversityShanghai, ChinaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJanuary 2020
Beijing Language and Culture UniversityBeijing, ChinaShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsJanuary 2020
Taiwan
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
National Taiwan UniversityTaipei, TaiwanShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsJanuary 2020
Korea
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Hanyang UniversitySeoul, South KoreaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsSession 3 (December - January)
Korea UniversitySeoul, South KoreaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term) (Dec-Jan)
India
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Faculty of Arts - New Colombo PlanDelhi, IndiaShort-Term Study Tour (INTS103)Program DetailsSeptember
Japan
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Kwansei Gakuin UniversityNishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, JapanShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsSession 3 (January)
Tokyo Metropolitan UniversityTokyo, JapanShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsSession 3 (January)
Sophia UniversityTokyo, JapanShort-Term
Study Abroad
Program DetailsSession 3 (January)
Malaysia
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
HELP UniversityKuala Lumpur, MalaysiaShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange Jan (Short-term)
Indonesia
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
BINUS UniversityJakarta, IndonesiaStudy Tour/Field Trip (ACCG315)Program DetailsSession 3 (February)
Chile
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods 

Universidad de los Andes

Santiago, ChileShort-Term Exchange

Program Details

Session 3 (January/February)
Colombia
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Universidad de La Sabana

Bogota, ColombiaShort-Term Study Abroad

Program Details

Session 3 (January/February)
Mexico
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)

Four cities in four weeks!

Short-Term Exchange

Program Details

Session 3 (January/February)
Uruguay
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Universidad ORT Uruguay

Montevideo, UruguayShort-Term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
USA
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

Michigan State University

East Lansing, USA

Short-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Austria
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
University of ViennaVienna, AustriaShort-term Exchange and Short-term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Belgium
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Ghent University- Physiotherapy Clinical Exchange (Physiotherapy Students ONLY)Ghent, BelgiumShort-term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Denmark
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Aarhus University, School of Business and Social SciencesAarhus, DenmarkShort-term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
France
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Toulouse Business SchoolToulouseParisFranceShort-term Study-AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
EM Strasbourg Business School Strasbourg, FranceShort-term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsSession 3 (January/February)
Paris School of BusinessParis, FranceShort-term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Germany
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Berlin School of Economics & LawBerlin, GermanyShort-term Exchange

Program Details

Exchange January (Short-term)
Ludwig Maximilian University of MunichMunich, GermanyShort-Term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-Term)
Greece
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Athens, GreeceShort-term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsSession 3 (January/February)

CYA Winter Course (January)

Athens, GreeceShort-term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-Term)
Italy
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Florence University of the Arts (FUA)Florence, ItalyShort-term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Norway
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Bergen UniversityBergen, NorwayShort-term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Spain
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Alcalingua, Universidad de AlcaláAlcalá de Henares, Madrid, SpainShort-term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsSession 3 (January/February)
Sweden
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Linkoping UniversityLinkoping, SwedenShort-term ExchangeProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Switzerland
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
University of LausanneLausanne, SwitzerlandShort-term Language ExchangeProgram DetailsSession 3 (January/February)
United Kingdom
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Roehampton UniversityLondon, EnglandShort-term Study AbroadProgram DetailsExchange January (Short-term)
Israel
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
The Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalem, Israel Short-term Study AbroadProgram Details
Biblical Archaeology in Israel
Exchange January (Short-term)
The Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalem, Israel Short-term Study AbroadProgram Details
Learn Hebrew Language Courses
Exchange January (Short-term)
The Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalem, IsraelShort-term Study AbroadProgram Details:
InnovNation Program
Exchange January (Short-term)
New Zealand
InstitutionLocationProgram TypeProgram NotesMQ Study Periods
Field course in New Zealand (ENVS341)South Island, New ZealandShort-term Study AbroadProgram DetailsSession 3 (December)