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  • Locations: Melbourne, Australia
  • Program Terms: Calendar Year, Fall, Fall Back-Up, Full Year, Full Year Back-Up, Split Year Spring, SpltYr Spring BackUp, Spring, Spring Back-Up
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Minimum Cumulative GPA:
3.0 Language Prerequisite: No
Language(s): English
Type of Program:
Area Studies, Business, Direct Matriculation
Non-GU Students May Apply: No Housing Options: Homestay, Independent, Off-Campus, Student Residence
Level of Support: High (Comprehensive onsite support) Application Deadlines: February, October
OGE Advisor: Annette Kuroda Russell Engagement Opportunities: Intern: Credit
Program Description:


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University of Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia




 

Eligibility

  • Good academic and disciplinary standing
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.

About the Program

The University of Melbourne, established in 1853, ranks consistently among top research universities worldwide. The university offers students a wide range of flexibility in courses from most degree programs, as well as the opportunity to explore new areas of learning.

Location

The University of Melbourne is located in Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city and home to more than 3 million people. A thriving, cosmopolitan and safe city surrounded by abundant nature, Melbourne regularly appears on lists of the most liveable cities worldwide. The university’s Parkville campus is centrally located, within easy walking distance of the city’s center city on the Yarra River.

Academic Calendar

  • Full year: mid-July to late June
  • Fall: mid-July to late November
  • Spring: mid-February to late June

Fields of Study

Fields of study include: Anthropology, Arabic, Architecture, Art/Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Chinese, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Film, French, German, Government/Political Science, Health Sciences, History, International Studies, Italian, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Religion/Theology, Russian, Sociology

This list is not exhaustive. Please make an appointment to speak with the OGE Regional Advisor to further discuss available coursework on this program.

Courseload

Students are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit they wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.

A full courseload for this program is: 16 credits (4 courses)

Georgetown students are required to sign up for the Melbourne Welcome pre-orientation program.

The minimum passing grade for this program is: C
 
 

Students are required to live in program housing.

Students have two housing options:
  • Student apartments located close to campus: studios, one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartments available at Student Village, RMIT, UniLodge and Yarra House
  • Residential Colleges: available by competitive application, residential colleges are student communities with all meals provided
 

Program Budget

University of Melbourne Program Budget 2017-2018

Scholarships

OGE advises students to research and pursue a wide range of funding opportunities. To find scholarships applicable to your program, browse the scholarships section of OGE’s website.

The Office of Global Education is committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. OGE hopes that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.

With over 200 approved-programs, OGE is confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with the OGE advisor specializing in your geographic area of interest to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.

To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website.


Dates & Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/02/2017 10/14/2017 02/11/2018 06/22/2018
Calendar Year 2018 10/02/2017 10/14/2017 TBA TBA