Our modern world calls for global citizens to face global challenges. Experiencing different cultures and cultivating new perspectives is set to provide you with a deep range of skills that will allow you to thrive in the future.
Each university session break, in collaboration with its international partners, the BUILD team offers short-term overseas programs that will broaden your horizons, including:
- Summer/Winter schools at partner universities
- Experiential learning programs
- International Internships
How can I apply for a program?
Visit the BUILD Short-term Program Database and search available programs. Make sure you read the Tips for using the BUILD Abroad Short-term Program Database.
You can search by a range of different options such as Country, Institution , Scholarship, Field of Study or every Study Option under "BUILD" and shop around!
Open program profiles that interest you and learn more about what is offered. Carefully review the Application Formalities and procedures about How to Apply for each program as they differ across programs.
Please take note of the program Fee, Fee inclusions and Fee exclusions. Refer to any special terms and conditions, cancellation and refund policies on university and third-party organisation websites. These are not listed in the BUILD Abroad Short-term Program Database summary program profiles. Always read fine print from each program when applying and accepting any offers.
Applicants must demonstrate why they are motivated to participate in their nominated international program and how it will enhance their graduate outcomes. Students will be notified of the outcome of their application within a reasonable timeframe.
Travel grants and loans available
Going overseas can be a costly undertaking, so if you need some help to supplement your own savings, please check out the travel scholarships and loans that are on offer.
UTS insures your travel
UTS provides free comprehensive travel insurance for all UTS students travelling on a UTS International approved short-term overseas program. The UTS Travel insurance is provided for the duration of the program, and an additional 3 days before and 3 days after the program.
Previous BUILD Abroad programs
You can view the list of previous programs below:
For a snapshot of the programs on offer during the past few semesters, visit the BUILD Abroad Blog (opens an external site).
If a short-term BUILD Abroad program has whet your appetite for a learning adventure, you may wish to consider undertaking a longer period of overseas study via the UTS Global Exchange.