International Student Summer Program

International Student Summer Program

The University of Adelaide's inaugural International Student Summer Program has now concluded.

The summer program was a new dedicated program for international students, offering social, wellbeing, employability, and academic opportunities over the summer break. 

Summer Program news

Our international students, who have spent the last four weeks working on a Summer Business Consultancy Project, are wrapping up their projects and presenting their findings to their clients. Team Canteen presented their recommendations on regional engagement strategies for Canteen South Australia this week.

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Social events

Fun activities and events over the summer, including TedX Talks, excursions, cultural programs and sports.

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Employability essentials

A series of workshops and events will prepare students for work – you can build your resume to help you get a graduate role by getting a part-time job while you study, or undertaking an internship. Hear from careers and employability experts plus guest speakers on topics to help you be job-ready. 

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Business project

During this six week program students worked on a real-life consultancy project for a South Australian business, community organisation or government entity.  Build your networks, develop employability skills and add experience to your resume.

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Online learning opportunities

A  free, online Employability & Career Development Program for international students delivered by the highly regarded Professional and Continuing Education unit (PACE).

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Boost your employability by doing an Internship Course. You’ll need to have space in your degree program for an elective and meet the eligibility requirements for the internship that you want to apply for. Internships are competitive, so you will have to apply and be selected.  Note that course fees apply.

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Summer School

In addition to the Summer Program, you can also accelerate your studies by taking an extra course over Summer School. Course availability for Summer School can be found in Course Planner. Note that course fees apply.