An intensive research opportunity in beautiful Brisbane

This innovative six-week summer research program is perfect if you want to gain practical, focused research experience in a unique environment over the summer. Projects in math, engineering, biology, physics and chemistry are available. The University of Queensland has excellent STEM facilities and laboratories, including its own research buildings on Heron Island and North Stradbroke Island, which open up unique opportunities for critical research regarding the Great Barrier Reef and more.

  • Faculty mentors will work closely to direct your work and continued growth and development in your chosen research topic.

  • Such work and experience shouldn’t interrupt your academic schedule at home and will resonate strongly with both employers and graduate schools.
  • You’ll enjoy convenient accommodation in either self-catered apartments or in the Residential College system as well as the many activities organized by campus clubs and societies to take advantage of your idyllic surroundings.
Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Summer 2017 6/4/2017 7/22/2017 6 $8,620 2/28/2017 More Info

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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As a participant on an Arcadia program, you are guaranteed accommodation. Our priority is to provide a safe, clean, cost-effective and convenient place for you to live, while offering you every opportunity to explore the local culture and community.


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