Summer Semester is an optional third semester for UQ students, or an opportunity to discover new knowledge and skills for non-UQ students.

2. Who can apply?

Anyone is eligible to enrol in the Summer Semester, but please note some courses are only available to UQ award students (i.e. current students who are enrolled in a UQ degree).

Past applicants have included:

  • current UQ students,
  • students from other universities, including international students,
  • professionals,
  • adults from a range of backgrounds,
  • high-school students.

Before deciding to enrol, please carefully read course details to determine if you meet eligibility requirements. Some courses may be restricted, or may have specific prerequisites.

In addition to courses offered through Summer Semester, the Institute of Modern Languages offers more than 30 language courses and the Institute of Continuing and TESOL Education offers English-language training.