Short term global experiences

Short term global experiences give you the opportunity to travel to incredible locations and gain credit towards your course, all in a short period of time! Popular with students who are unable to commit to a semester abroad, short term programs are typically between 2-6 weeks and available in a diverse range of locations.

Program Spotlights

Stanford International Honors Program
Students selected to participate in the Stanford International Honors Program (IHP) will spend 8 weeks on campus at Stanford University in California, alongside students from 22 different universities from all over the world.

This elite program combines top-notch academics with extracurricular activities, providing students the opportunity to academically excel at one of the most competitive universities in the USA. IHP courses feature small class sizes, accessible world-class instructors, and the choice of more than 170 courses offered by 40 departments.

Faculty of Business and Law students of all majors are encouraged to apply. Expressions of interest for this program open in December each year, with selection finalised in February. Selection for this program is highly competitive.

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Curtin students at Stanford
Students who participated in the 2018 Stanford International Honors Program

Study Tours

The Faculty of Business and Law run a number of study tours throughout the year:

For more information about upcoming study tours, email

Students who participated in the 2017 Faculty of Business and Law Borneo Study Tour
Students who participated in the 2017 Faculty of Business and Law Borneo Study Tour

Short courses
Interested in studying overseas during the study breaks, while gaining credit towards your course? There are short course opportunities all over the world, in a large range of disciplines.

Popular short course programs include:

  • London School of Economics Summer School, UK
  • Toulouse Business School Summer School, France & Barcelona
  • Arnhem Business School Summer School, Netherlands
  • BI Norwegian Business School Summer, Norway

Plus many more!

View our current opportunities for the July 2019 break here.

For more information on upcoming short courses in the winter or summer breaks, please email

Postgraduate and MBA opportunities

Opportunities are available specifically for postgraduate and MBA students who would like to study overseas whilst completing their course.

Popular destinations for exchange include:

  • LUISS Business School, Italy
  • Nova School of Business and Economics, Portugal
  • Emlyon Business School, France
  • And many more!

Short courses are also available for postgraduate and MBA students to fast-track their studies at an overseas institution.

Examples of programs include:

  • European Business School MBA Summer School, Germany
  • WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management MBA Summer, Germany
  • Emlyon Business School Summer Session, France (Study Abroad)
  • WU Vienna Graduate Summer Session, Austria
  • Copenhagen Business School, Denmark

Short courses are advertised as they arise, please email for more information

Thinking about heading overseas for an international experience?

Follow the link to learn more about current opportunities and register your interest, or contact the Student Engagement team to find out more about current opportunities: