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12050 N Pecos Street, Suite 320 Westminster, CO 80234 United States
Fall, Spring, Academic Year
Feb-June and/or July-Nov
Study abroad for a semester or year at QUT with GlobaLinks Learning Abroad, formerly known as AustraLearn.
Based in Brisbane, QUT is a highly successful Australian university with an excellent graduate employment rate, global connections and a world-class record in applied research.
QUT has a rich history dating back to 1849. Through a series of amalgamations, QUT emerged in its current form in 1989 and over the years has become a global education leader renowned for its internationally focused courses, groundbreaking research and strong links with industry.
QUT is the only university in Queensland to be awarded 5 Stars for Getting a job in the 2011 Good Universities Guide and has long-standing links with a number of leading international public and private sector organisations including Boeing, Microsoft, Oracle, The World Bank and the World Health Organisation.
With more than 650 undergraduate and postgraduate options, QUT courses can be tailored to your specific personal or professional development needs. Choose from a large range of programs in Built Environment and Engineering, Business, Creative Industries, Education, Health, Law and Justice, and Science and Technology.
Your study abroad experience is all about you! GlobaLinks Learning Abroad is here to assist you in your path of discovery throughout the study abroad experience. We design our programs so that our local and overseas staff are available 24 hours a day to support you in health and safety matters and are also key in enhancing your study abroad experience. Through our planned activities and resident director's personal recommendations for activities you can undertake while abroad, you will be directed on a path of personal, academic, cultural, social, and professional discovery. This team, which supports you throughout your experience, will ensure that you have the most fulfilling experience possible - one that is unique to you! So...What Will You Discover?
The QUT Study Abroad Orientation Weekend is a highlight of your settling-in period at QUT. Don't be surprised during this camp if you, like many other students before you, make lasting friendships that continue well after your return home.
The orientation weekend includes plenty of activities such as surfing, sandboarding, a guided walk, and an Australiana trivia night. We have also arranged lots of free time on the beach for you to "kick back" and get to know your fellow students!
Cruise the up and down the Brisbane River and enjoy the beautiful night lights of Brisbane at our first official Study Abroad event for the semester. The QUT Study Abroad Brisbane River Cruise is a great way to meet and get to know fellow students and staff in the Study Abroad and Exchange programs.
QUT offers Study Abroad students the opport unit y to receive a formal QUT award on completion of their Study Abroad program. The Certificates and Diplomas recognize student's academic achievements with QUT and are tangible evidence of their study abroad.
QUT offers study abroad research students a one or two semester program subject to supervisor availability. For more information contact your AustraLearn advisor.
Study Abroad students enrolled in at least one business subject have the opportunity to be involved in our innovative Business Advantage program offered through our AACSB accredited Faculty of Business.
Other highlights include:
- Bridging Cultures Program
- Global Citizens Development
- Global Identity Course Available
- enCompass Alumni Program
- In addition to our multi-day Bridging Cultures Orientation Program, GlobaLinks Learning Abroad includes excursions in our Australia, New Zealand, and Fiji semester/year abroad programs. Each participant can choose one of the following four exciting excursions: Legian Beach in Bali, Queenstown and Milford sound in New Zealand, a Fiji island resort, or the Whitsundays in Australia! All tour costs are included, and all you have to do is get yourself to the departure point.
Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)
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Program fees includes tuition for 3-4 subjects, guaranteed pre-arranged housing, GlobaLinks Learning Abroad Bridging Cultures Program on-site in Cairns, Australia, optional spring break tours, access to a transcript from our U.S. University of Record, affiliate student fee discounts, end of program workshop, university administrative fees, overseas health coverage, all pre-trip services including orientation materials, visa-processing service (excluding the visa fee), personal advising, subject selections, liaison with your home university, credit transfer assistance, financial aid services, and 24-hour assistance while abroad.
American and Canadian Participants.
Independently or in Groups
300,000 USD in scholarships available to GlobaLinks Learning Abroad study abroad students each year. The application is provided in upon acceptance to the GlobaLinks Learning Abroad program.
GlobaLinks Learning Abroad has over 20 years of experience working within the field of international education serving both students and advisors throughout North America. As a leader in the field known for high-quality, full service programs with excellent value, GlobaLinks Learning Abroad can help you achieve your education abroad program goals.