Short-term programs

Short-term programs give you a chance to study overseas in your summer or winter breaks.

Short-term programs are an increasingly popular way for students to experience study overseas. These programs range from 2-6 weeks and generally take place during the Australian Summer and Winter.

BCom students can gain up to 12.5 points credit per study period, in addition to developing cross-cultural skills while making friends from across the globe.

FBE partner short-term programs

Many FBE partner institutions offer the opportunity to study a short-term program on exchange or as a fee-paying program including:

Winter programs (June-July 2024)

  • Coming soon!

Please note that program availability and approval varies from year to year depending on program dates and subjects offering.

Other short-term programs

There are many overseas institutions that offer short-term programs during the Australian Summer and Winter terms. University of Melbourne students can participate in the following programs for credit:

Winter programs (June-July 2024)

All available programs, and tuition fees for each program, will be advertised in the Programs Database when applications are open.

Please note that some programs featured in the Programs Database may not be approved for BCom students. If you choose to undertake a non-approved program, you may not receive credit towards your BCom degree. Please carefully check the information on the program brochure page.

Adelaide Pope
Adelaide Pope, Bachelor of Commerce student

Although my placement was completed remotely and in my own time throughout the semester, the check-ins with my mentor and the opportunities I had to interact with economists and policy-makers were exceptionally valuable, and something I know I could not have gained from either a general university subject or a general internship.

- Adelaide Pope, ACICIS Virtual  Business Professional Practicum, 2021

Read about Adelaide's experience