The University of Queensland ／ クイーンズランド大学
|Number of students||The number of students varies from year to year|
|Eligibility||Second-, third-, or fourth-year undergraduate students, or graduate students|
|Period of study||February 2018 - November 2018|
|Location||Brisbane St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia|
Ranked among the top 100 universities in the world The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia's most highly ranked and awarded learning and research institutions. With a student population of more than 46,800 students, one in every four students is an international student. This multicultural student population will allow you to gain exposure to a range of cultures and networks.
The University's outstanding 200,000-plus alumni include a Nobel laureate, the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, an Academy Award winner, and leaders in government, law, science, public service and the arts.
UQ is a founding member of the national Group of Eight, a leading group of Australian universities that conducts a significant portion all university research in Australia. UQ is one of only three Australian university members of the global Universitas 21, an alliance allowing UQ to offer students with unique opportunities to participate in student exchanges and events throughout the world.
In the 2013 edition of the Good University Guide, UQ was awarded five-star ratings for positive graduate outcomes, student demand, research grants and staff qualifications.
UQ has also achieved a Five Star Plus rating for excellence in teaching and research quality, infrastructure and graduate employability - the highest rating given to a university by QS Stars.
Life beyond the classroom is a big part of university life, and UQ is a great place to meet new people and access a wide range of sporting and cultural activities.
|Undergraduate programs open to exchange students||http://www.uq.edu.au/study/|
|Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students||Most Clinical Health Science courses (Medicine, Dentistry, Physiotherapy, Occupational and Speech Therapy and Vet Science courses)|
|Graduate programs open to exchange students||http://www.uq.edu.au/study/|
|Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students||The same fields as described above for undergraduate program, plus Psychology.|
|Minimum GPA (UG)||Good academic standing|
|Minimum GPA (G)||Same as abovee.|
|Minimum language proficiency (UG)||
TOEFL iBT 87 overall, or IELTS 6.5 overall
|Minimum language proficiency (G)||Same as above.|
2018 FIRST SEMESTER:
Orientation date: Late February, 2018
Classes begin: Late February, 2018
Exams end: June, 2018
2018 SECOND SEMESTER:
Classes begin: Late July, 2018
Exams end: November, 2018
|Important university website for exchange students||
Students interested in staying on-campus housing should apply early.