CQUglobal Inbound: Study Abroad and Exchange

Our CQUGlobal Inbound programs allow you to join CQUniversity for a shorter period of time. Programs range from two weeks English or discipline-specific study tours, through to term and year-long academic courses.

CQUniversity has the largest national footprint of any university in Australia meaning you can choose to study in some of Australia's major cities such as Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney or one of our regional Queensland campuses. For the more adventurous, you can mix locations to get a comprehensive and unique Australian experience. We have on-campus student accommodation our campus in Mackay and our main campus in Rockhampton.

Our programs are designed to enrich your learning journey and provide you with a uniquely personal experience that will equip you with lifelong skills and a truly unforgettable journey of self and knowledge discovery.

Our students also enjoy:

  • state-of-the-art technology in teaching and learning
  • computer laboratories fitted with the latest software
  • extensive academic, personal and career support
  • comprehensive online study resources
  • an electronic library
  • access to research seminars
  • cultural diversity
  • immersion in local life.


There is something for everyone in the CQUGlobal Inbound programYou can choose from a few program options.

Exchange And Study Abroad

The CQUGlobal Inbound Exchange and Study Abroad Programs are our most popular programs, allowing you to study one term or academic year at any of our campuses across Australia and gain credit towards your degree in your home country. The program is open to students from all over the world.

You can choose units from across our eight study areas and mix them to design a personalised program that meets your academic and personal goals.

Students studying at our global network of partner institutions and nominated for the Inbound Exchange Program by their home institution are not required to pay tuition fees to CQUniversity.

English Language Courses

CQUEnglish is an integral part of CQUniversity Australia. It comprises four English language centres and offers English language courses that run from five to 50 weeks. The courses include intensive English language study alongside an active social program or a study tour.

This allows you to experience Australian and Indigenous culture and see some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world while improving your English language skills. You can choose to study in Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney or mix locations to get the full Australian experience. Find out more about our CQUEnglish Language Centres.

Study Tours

Study tours are short-term programs that combine academic or English language classes with sightseeing and educational excursions. CQUniversity can organise study tours at any of our campus locations throughout the year.

We have extensive experience in organising study tours for professional groups, government ministries, senior high school and university students. We can customise a study tour to suit your subject area or group.

Find out more about Study Tours at CQUniversity.

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    I chose CQUniversity because I wanted an adventurous and memorable experience for my study abroad. I wanted to visit Australia and experience the great outdoors, while attending a very good university where I can earn credits to transfer towards my degree.

    Efterpi Papageorgiou

    Global Exchange Student