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Short-term overseas programs

Eligibility

There are minimum requirements that you need to meet to be eligible for one of our short-term programs.

Exchange

  • You need to have a weighted average mark (WAM) of at least 50 and have completed a minimum of 24 credit points at the University of Sydney. Be aware that host institutions may have a higher WAM requirements, so check the Global Mobility Database for details.
  • You need to be meeting your course progression requirements at the University of Sydney.

You may also need to meet any further requirements of the host institution, for example grades, language ability, unit of study prerequisites, course progression, field of study, portfolios of work or auditions.

Additionally, if you would like to participate in an exchange in a language other than English, you need to meet the host institution’s language requirements. This does not apply if you want to study in English, in a non-English speaking country.

Non-exchange (for credit)

  • You need to have a WAM of at least 50. Be aware that host institutions may have a higher WAM requirement, so check the Global Mobility Database for details.
  • You need to be meeting your course progression requirements at the University of Sydney.

You may also need to meet any further requirements of the host institution, for example grades, language ability, unit of study prerequisites, course progression, field of study, portfolios of work or auditions.

Additionally, if you would like to participate in an exchange in a language other than English, you need to meet the host institution’s language requirements. This does not apply if you want to study in English, in a non-English speaking country.

Non-exchange (not for credit)

  • You need to meet requirements of the host institution or organisation, for example grades, language ability, unit of study pre-requisites, course progression, field of study, portfolios of work or auditions.

Nationality

You are eligible to undertake an overseas mobility experience of any type to a country that your are, or have been, a citizen or permanent resident, provided that this is permitted by the host institution. There are some host institutions who do not permit citizens or permanent resident of their country to enrol into a mobility program. Check the Global Mobility Database for details.

Sydney Abroad

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  • Level 4 Jane Foss Russell Building G02
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9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Last updated: 19 August 2019

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