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Virtual Overseas Experiences

Virtual Programs

  • If you are interested in studying a Virtual Program in 2021 please complete the application form below:

    Virtual Experience Application Form (2021)
  • The Student Mobility Office will be running information sessions throughout the semester to keep you up to date!

RUILI Conservation Intensive

What can we learn from different cultures when considering the effects of climate change?

Program Name
  • RUILI Conservation Intensive
UTAS Unit
(credit approved)
  • Enrolment approved under UTAS unit HUM107
Program Start Date
  • Monday, 29 November 2021
Program End Date
  • Friday, 10 December 2021
Program Costs
  • $2,000 AUD


    Please Note: There are 15x $2,000 Student Grants to cover program costs (eligible students only*)
Funding Eligibility This program is supported by the New Colombo Plan* 

To be eligible for a fee waiver position in this program under the New Colombo Plan you must:
a) be an Australian citizen
b) not be a citizen or permanent resident of the Host Location in which the above program will run (Indonesia)
c) be currently enrolled at UTAS in a Bachelor Degree, Bachelor Honours Degree or concurrent Diploma.
e) be aged between 18 and 28 inclusive at the commencement of the Mobility Project 
f) not be an employee of the branch of DFAT that administers the NCP
g) not have received NCP funding to support a virtual experience previously


Please ensure you meet ALL the above eligibility criteria and have at least one elective remaining in your degree before applying. 
Application deadline
  • Friday, 15th October
How to apply
  1. Complete the UTAS Application Form
  2. Complete the RUILI Conservation Application Form
Contact
  • Eligibility Questions: Global.mobility@utas.edu.au
  • Program Questions: info@internationalinternships.com.au

The Hacker Exchange (HEX)

Build a startup. Build your networks. Build your career.

The world is changing at a rapid pace – and your future is coming at you fastJoin us on a virtual discovery tour of the Asia-Pacific region and find out just how far you could take your career or startup idea.

Over two inspiring weeks, you’ll join an awesome cohort of students and entrepreneurs to learn from world-class thought leaders, mentors, investors, and innovators across the Asia-Pacific region.

Singapore is your virtual base, with ‘day trips’ to Indonesia, South Korea, Hong Kong, India and Taiwan.  You’ll get all the career benefits of a global HEX program with none of the jet lag.  Plus, you'll be personally matched with an international mentor to help supercharge your experience!

Program name
UTAS credit approved?
Program Start Date
  • Monday, 22 November 2021
Program End Date
  • Friday, 3 December 2021
Program Costs
  • $2,000 AUD


    Please Note: There are 15x $2,000 Student Grants to cover program costs (eligible students only*)
Funding & Eligibility This program is supported by the New Colombo Plan* 

To be eligible for a fee waiver position in this program under the New Colombo Plan you must:
a) be an Australian citizen
b) not a citizen or permanent resident of a Host Location in which the above program will run
c) currently enrolled at UTAS in a Bachelor Degree, Bachelor Honours Degree or concurrent Diploma.
e) be aged between 18 and 28 inclusive at the commencement of the Mobility Project 
f) not be an employee of the branch of DFAT that administers the NCP
g) not have received NCP funding to support a virtual experience previously

*Please ensure you meet ALL eligibility criteria and have at least one elective remaining in your degree before expressing interest.
Application Deadline
  • Friday 15, October, 2021
How to apply
  1. Complete the HEX Application Form
ContactGlobal.mobility@utas.edu.au

Team Internship (SUMMER)

Put theory into practice and gain some real-world experience in Indonesia!

Program Name
UTAS credit approved?
  • Yes - Students will be enrolled in a special overseas exchange code for this unit.
Start Date
  • Monday, 17 January 2022
End Date
  • Friday, 11 February, 2022
Program cost
  • $2,000 AUD


    Please Note: There are 15x $2,000 Student Grants to cover program costs (eligible students only*)
Application deadline
  • Friday, 15 October 2021
How to apply
  1. Complete the UTAS Application Form
  2. Complete the Internship - Application Form

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management (Germany)

Program Name
UTAS credit approved?
  • This program has been approved to count towards 1 x 12.5% Elective Unit (Business Students ONLY)
  • Students can only take 1x virtual unit to supplement their UTAS studies (Equivalent to 1 x 12.5% unit)
Start Date
  • 16 January, 2022
End Date
  • 28 January 2022
Program cost
  • 125€ (Euro)
Application deadline
  • Friday, 15 October 2021
Eligibility criteria

Please see the website for individual program eligibility

Northern Arizona University (USA)

Units available
UTAS credit approved?
  • All programs must be assessed for credit in advance.
  • Students can only take 1x virtual unit to supplement their UTAS studies (Equivalent to 1 x 12.5% unit)
Program dates
  • Spring 2022 (Jan - June)
Program cost
  • ~$210 depending on course selection
Application deadline
  • Friday, 15 October
Eligibility criteria
  • Please see the website for individual program eligibility

Kanagawa University (Japan)

Program Name
UTAS credit approved?
  • This program is yet to be assessed for credit.
  • Students can only take 1x virtual unit to supplement their UTAS studies (Equivalent to 1 x 12.5% unit)
Start Date
  • 26 January, 2022
End Date
  • 16 February 2022
Program cost
  • $630 AUD (JPY 52,000)
Application deadline
  • Monday, 15 November, 2021
Eligibility criteria

Please see the website for individual program eligibility

Tec de Monterrey (Mexico)

Units available
  • Students may choose from a selection of over 50 virtual programs
  • For a list of programs, see the Course Catalog.
UTAS credit approved?
  • All programs must be assessed for credit in advance.
  • Students can only take 1x virtual unit to supplement their UTAS studies (Equivalent to 1 x 12.5% unit)
Program dates
  • Spring 2022 (Jan - June)
Program cost
  • TBC
Application deadline
  • Friday 15 October, 2021
Eligibility criteria
  • Please see the website for individual program eligibility

Maastricht University (The Netherlands)

Program Name
UTAS credit approved?
  • These programs are yet to be approved for credit
Start Date
  • 3 January 2022
End Date
  • 21 January2022
Program cost
  • €799 - €899 per unit
Application deadline
  • Friday, 15 October 2022
Eligibility criteria
  • Please see the website for individual program eligibility

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management (Germany)

Program Name
UTAS credit approved?
  • This program has been approved to count towards 1 x 12.5% Elective Unit (Business Students ONLY)
  • Students can only take 1x virtual unit to supplement their UTAS studies (Equivalent to 1 x 12.5% unit)
Start Date
  • Sunday 8 May, 2022
End Date
  • Saturday 21 May 2022
Program cost
  • 125€ (Euro)
Application deadline
  • 15 March 2022
Eligibility criteria

Please see the website for individual program eligibility

Application Form Click here for more details

CIS Australia


CISaustralia are offering a number of online programs & internships.

Placements are available for ALL study areas (excluding engineering) and are customizable towards individual interests and aspirations.

Virtual Internship in China

Through this program, you can expect to gain practical skills in your area of study and really boost your resume with work experience at a company based in China or Hong Kong. This program is perfect for students who want to gain professional experience, work with an intercultural team, connect with Chinese or Hongkongers culture and who are looking for a lower cost (and environmentally friendly!) program option.

To find out more visit Virtual Internship in the China and Hong Kong.

  • Program fee: $2,199 + $95 AUD application fee for 4, 6 or 8 weeks (>8 weeks has an additional $44AUD fee per week)
  • Placements start on the first Monday of each month
Virtual Internship in Japan
  • Program fees: (all +$95 application fee)
    • 4 weeks – $1,899 AUD
    • 6 weeks – $1,999 AUD
    • 8 weeks – $2,099 AUD
    • 10 weeks – $2,199 AUD
    • 12 weeks – $2,299 AUD
  • Placements start on the first Monday of each month
Virtual Internship in the USA

Through this internship, you will gain professional experience and build your resume while working remotely on projects and tasks that add value to your company or organisation. This experience will be project-based, with either one larger project over the course of the internship or several smaller ongoing assignments.

To find out more visit Virtual Internship in the USA.

Please note that this unit has previously been approved as a 12.5% breadth unit under the Bachelor of Business & Bachelor of Economics.

  • Program fee: $1,799 + $95 AUD application fee for 4, 6 or 8 weeks (>8 weeks has an additional $44AUD fee per week)
  • Placements start on the first Monday of each month

Please note that you will need to receive course approval via your college if you wish to receive credit for participating in a virtual internship

ACICIS

The Australian Consortium of In Country Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) will be running Virtual Programs & Internships in 2021/22.

With New Colombo Plan (NCP) funding now available for students undertaking virtual international experiences, ACICIS has received approval to use current NCP mobility grants ($3,000 per student) for the following programs, delivered virtually.

To see if funding is available please contact Global.Mobility@utas.edu.au

Please note students are required to have these program assessed for credit in advance.