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Global opportunities

International exchange »

At ANU we provide students with opportunities for study at amazing learning destinations around the world. Studying overseas as part of your degree...

International study abroad »

At ANU we provide students with opportunities for study at amazing learning destinations around the world. Studying overseas as part of your degree...

ANU exchange partners »

ANU has exchange agreements with a range of partner universities in many countries. Some agreements are on behalf of the entire University, while...

Applying for exchange overseas »

If the university you wish to study at is one of our partner universities then you may apply to study as an exchange student. Places are limited and...

Archaeology in China intensive course »

This intensive course is provides an opportunity for students, who wish to initiate or expand their knowledge about Chinese Archaeology. It involves...
The ’10 storey’ Sehtatgyi Buddha Pyay

Asian Art In-Country / Exploring Art in Asia intensive course »

The Asian Art In-Country / Exploring Art in Asia course is run as an in-country intensive. Students will spend time in an Asian country studying art...

Comparative law at the University of Alabama »

The course will be taught jointly by a visiting ANU academic and an academic from the University of Alabama Law School and requires participation in...

Congressional research fellowship program »

The American Australian Association (AAA) is now offering Congressional Research Fellowship Program (CRFP) as a bilateral exchange initiative that...
EngageAsia Travel Guarantee

EngageAsia travel guarantee »

The adventure of a lifetime is one thing - the adventure of a lifetime with a few thousand dollars in your pocket is another thing altogether. The...
Colour festival

Exchange & study abroad study guide »

Every university is different. When you study at ANU you will find that some things are done differently to the way they are done at your home...
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Fox International Fellowship at Yale University »

The Fox International Fellowship is a graduate student exchange program between Yale University and other world-renowned partner universities...
Global Society Community

Global Society Community »

The Global Society is a national network of like-minded students and professionals with an international edge. It encompasses members who have...
Hong Kong exchange semester grants

Hong Kong exchange semester grants »

ANU has secured grants of between AUD $5,000 - $7,000 each to be offered to ANU students participating in a semester exchange to the Chinese...
Humanitarian Design Summit

Humanitarian design summits »

For students interested in humanitarian engineering, the Research School of Engineering's partner organisation Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is...

IARU Global Internship Program »

A number of internship opportunities exist with the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU), of which ANU is a partner. Internship...

IARU Global Summer Program »

The Global Summer Program (GSP) is supported by the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU) and is an exciting learning experience...

Indonesia field school »

The course will introduce students to life in Indonesian villages. The locations over previous years have included urban low income settlements and...

Information on the IARU Global Summer Program for ANU students »

Courses A full list of courses offered, including descriptions and assessment details, is available on the IARU GSP website. Please be aware that the...

International organisation law in Geneva »

This course provides students with a substantive overview of the activities of international organisations (governmental and non-governmental)...

Joint degree programs with the National University of Singapore »

Bachelor of Philosophy (PhB) This joint degree with the National University of Singapore, prepares high performing students with an interest in...
Sogang University Korean Studies Summer Program

Korean Studies Summer Program - Sogang University, Seoul »

If you are a second or later-year student and are interested in learning about Korean studies and language, why not consider spending the ANU mid-...

Kyoto seminar »

The Kyoto seminar is a one-week intensive course conducted in Japan in February introducing the fundamentals of Japanese law at the graduate level...
New Caledonia field work and research

New Caledonia field work and research »

The New Caledonia: Field Work and Research course, which includes an intensive in-country component, explores aspects of New Caledonian culture,...
New Colombo Plan

New Colombo Plan mobility program »

ANU has been successful in obtaining funding for various learning abroad programs through the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and...
NCP Scholarships Recipient Stephanie Otten and Foreign Minister Julie Bishop

New Colombo Plan scholarship program »

What is the NCP Scholarship Program? The New Colombo Plan (NCP) scholarship program is an opportunity for undergraduate students to undertake study,...

Pacific Islands field school »

Students will have the opportunity to experience and contribute to practical issues in the culture and heritage field including the visual and...
NTU Chinese Language and Cultural Studies

PRIMO: Chinese Language and Cultural Studies short course - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore »

If you are a first-year student and are interested in learning more about Chinese language and culture, you could study an exciting short course at...
PRIMO: first year learning abroad programs

PRIMO: first year learning abroad programs »

Are you a first year student, but you already feel like travelling the world? ANU introduces PRIMO First Year Learning Abroad Programs. PRIMO...
ESSCA French Culture and Civilization

PRIMO: French Language and French Culture and Civilization short course - ESSCA, Paris »

If you are a first-year student and are interested in learning more about French language, and French culture and civilisation, you could study an...
Sungkyunkwan International Summer Semester

PRIMO: International Summer Semester short courses - Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul »

If you are a first-year student and are interested in joining a multi-disciplinary summer academic global opportunity, you could study in the...
PRIMO Queen's Political Sciences Summer Institute

PRIMO: Political Studies Summer Institute short course - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada »

If you are a first-year student and are interested in Canadian politics, culture and society, you should consider studying in Queen's University, one...
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PRIMO: Summer in Tokyo program - Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan »

Have you ever wanted to travel to Japan? Are you interested in learning about Japanese culture, history, business, or politics? As a New Colombo Plan...

Southeast Asian Frontiers short course in Thailand »

Southeast Asian Frontiers is a 12-unit four-week intensive interdisciplinary course that involves a combination of lectures, language training,...
Summer in Singapore

Summer in Singapore »

Escape Canberra's Winter and Discover the Cosmopolitan Hub of Asia This interdisciplinary short course will provide you with the opportunity to...
Korean exchange semester grants

Sungkyunkwan University exchange semester grants »

ANU has secured five grants of AUD $7,000 each to be offered to ANU students participating in a semester exchange to Sungkyunkwan University. These...
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The Political Economy of Myanmar study tour »

This study tour course will provide students with an introduction to contemporary social, political and economic transformations in Myanmar....
Study biodiversity and biotechnology in Japan

University of Tsukuba Biodiversity, Biotechnology and Applications short course »

If you are interested in an international study experience but aren't ready to commit to a full semester abroad the University of Tsukuba summer...
Vice-Chancellor's Coursework Travel Grants

Vice-Chancellor's coursework travel grants »

The Vice-Chancellor provides funding through ANU Global Programs to assist coursework students who meet specified criteria to facilitate learning...

Vietnam field school »

The emphasis of this course is on integrating formal learning with first-hand experience with in-country work will including fieldtrips, a village...

Washington internship program »

The Washington Internship Program is a course offered by the School of Politics & International Relations at ANU, incorporating a seven-week...
Asia – the ultimate exchange destination

Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship »

The Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship is an exciting initiative of the Westpac Bicentennial Foundation, which aims to help future generations of...

Year in Asia »

Year in Asia is the ANU College of Asia & the Pacific's flagship program for overseas study, providing students with an opportunity to immerse...