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TEAN-Queensland University of Technology


Program Location Brisbane, Australia
Sponsor The Education Abroad Network (TEAN)
Program Type Co-sponsored
Course # SA 36005
Duration Semester or
2 Semesters
Upcoming Program Dates
Spring 2015 02/09/15 to 06/24/15
Current Program Dates
Fall 2014 07/07/14 to 11/14/14

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Overview Purdue Credit
Eligibility Program Costs
Financial Aid Deadline
Returnee Info Resources

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Overview
TEAN-Queensland University of Technology
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is located in the heart of the Brisbane city center, alongside the scenic Brisbane River and City Botanic Gardens, two of Brisbane's famous landmarks. QUT Brisbane, also known as the Garden's Point campus, provides students with a modern, vibrant city culture and learning environment.

QUT has earned a reputation as a "university for the real world". With more than 150 years of university teaching experience behind them, they have established long-standing close relationships with employers and professions. These partnerships keep the University's teaching and research relevant to industry needs.

Study Australia participants at QUT can select from two excellent, pre-arranged and guaranteed, off-campus housing options in the city or nearby collegiate suburb of St. Lucia. All units are fully furnished and self-catering. Please contact your Study Australia representative for further information.

Throughout the year QUT and Study Australia organize short trips and weekend activities for international students. All trips are run for students on a tight budget. Whether it's a day trip to Stradbroke Island, learning to surf at the Gold Coast, or giving horseback riding a try, there are plenty of economical excursions for students to enjoy! In addition, longer trips can be arranged through the Study Australia resident directors and nearby adventure companies.

For more program information, please visit the program website. This program is sponsored by:The Education Abroad Network (TEAN).

Eligibility

TEAN-Queensland University of Technology

The program is open to Purdue students who have completed at least two semesters of university study by the start of the program. Successful candidates will demonstrate academic success, maturity and a desire to experience another culture.

GPA Requirement: 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: none

Purdue Credit
Direct Credit available from the following: [College of Liberal Arts][Krannert School of Management][College of Health and Human Sciences][College of Technology]
Specifically from: HK, PSY, & SLHS (HHS)

If students complete courses while abroad from Purdue colleges that have not approved the program, they might be able to earn transfer credit for those courses. Students interested in pursuing transfer credit should discuss this with both their academic advisor and their study abroad advisor before applying to the program.

Estimated Program Costs

Students should carefully note what costs need to be paid to Purdue University or to a co-sponsor or agency, and what costs need to be paid at the overseas study location.  This will vary by program.

Program fee includes tuition, overseas health coverage (OSHC), 5-day arrival orientation program with meals and accommodations, excursions, airport pick-up and reception, host family introductions, & student guild/union fees.

Costs for this program are estimated and subject to change. The cost figures listed below are for: Spring 2015

Costs per semester to be billed by Purdue and Co-sponsor
Program Fee$13,610.00
Study Abroad Fee$914.00
Housing$7,820.00
Purdue International Insurance (per month)$32.00
Program Discount for Purdue Students- $1,500.00
Purdue Study Abroad Scholarship (Semester or 2 Semesters) [More Info]- $3000

Approximate additional costs per semester
To be paid by the student.
Round-trip Airfare$2,350.00
Visa$495.00
Books and Supplies$280.00
Meals$1,625.00
Miscellaneous Personal Expenses $0.00 -$1,500.00
Travel Documents (passport, photos)$175.00

Financial Aid

Purdue University financial aid may be applied to the costs of studying abroad. Students interested in receiving financial aid should

NOTE:  Recipients of certain tuition remission and scholarship programs should pay careful attention to the regulations for using those benefits for study abroad.  Ask your financial aid advisor about any limitations.

Click here for a list of scholarships and grants available to assist with the costs of studying overseas.

Application Deadlines

For full consideration, students must submit all supporting documents by the application deadline.  Popular programs fill quickly, often before the deadline.  To insure a place in a program, apply early.

As soon as a student submits an on-line application, a My Study Abroad account is created. Applicants should consult this page often to check on the status of the application.

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15


Returnees Information
TEAN-Queensland University of Technology

Click below to search for Purdue students who have participated in this program and are willing to be contacted.  If you get no results, you can use the search form to find people who studied in the country you are interested in.

Resources

The websites listed below contain information about this program. The accuracy of information at external sites cannot be guaranteed.


For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email studyabroad@purdue.edu.

Country map courtesy of The General Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin