COVID-19 study overseas information

The University has extended the current student travel suspension of exchange and study abroad programs until 31 October 2021, pending further updates, due to COVID-19 international travel restrictions in place across the globe.

Last updated: 07.45am, 9 April 2021

Semester 1 and 2, 2021 programs

Outbound programs

Student travel activities have been suspended until 31 October 2021. Students with exchange applications for Semester 2, 2021 have been contacted by the Global Learning team on 10 March – please check your junk folder.

Applications for exchange in Semester 1, 2022 will open on 10 May 2021 and close on Sunday 27 June 2021.

Inbound programs

The University is unable to receive exchange and study abroad students for Semester 2, 2021. If you have an application for Semester 2, 2021, the Global Learning team will be in contact with your home institution.

If you require further information, or to find out more about options to study overseas or make an appointment to speak with or live chat with an advisor on Tuesdays or Thursdays.

If you’re in Australia on an exchange program

Students who are continuing exchange studies in Melbourne are encouraged to maintain regular contact with their Global Learning advisors and access social activities taking place on the Global Learning Engagement Hub. We also strongly encourage students to keep in close contact with family and friends at home and their home institution. Students needing assistance can make an appointment to speak with or live chat their Global Learning advisor.