Discover Australia and make lifelong friends with our range of trips, tours and activities offered throughout your study including camping and exploring Central Australia, four-wheel drive tour of Fraser Island, surfing lesson at Byron Bay, hiking in World Heritage Rainforests, day trips to Gold Coast amusement parks, and attending local festivals.

Study a summer session at our Gold Coast campus and enjoy the warm, sunny weather of our famous beaches. With 300 days of sunshine and a relaxed outdoor lifestyle, there is lots to explore here and beyond with easy access to flights around Australia from the Gold Coast.

What can I study at the Gold Coast?

Choose from our full range of subjects (units or classes) available for undergraduate and postgraduate students, many of which include practical field work. The popular subject areas, taught at our Gold Coast campus include:

Study a summer session at our Gold Coast campus and enjoy the warm, sunny weather of our famous beaches. With 300 days of sunshine and a relaxed outdoor lifestyle, there is lots to explore here and beyond with easy access to flights around Australia from the Gold Coast. 

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Discover Australia and make lifelong friends with our range of trips, tours and activities offered throughout your study including camping and exploring Central Australia, four-wheel drive tour of Fraser Island, surfing lesson at Byron Bay, hiking in World Heritage Rainforests, day trips to Gold Coast amusement parks, and attending local festivals.

What can I study at the 
Gold Coast?

Chose from our full range of subjects (units or classes) available for undergraduate or postgraduate students, many of which include practical field work. The popular subject areas, taught at our Gold Coast campus include:

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The Gold Coast, an international tourist destination, is famous for its beautiful beaches, cosmopolitan nightlife and dynamic business industry. One of Australia’s fastest-growing cities, with a population of over half a million people, the Gold Coast is a tourist mecca surrounded by a lush array of forested valleys where hidden waterfalls and dramatic escarpments never cease to amaze. The area enjoys an average of 300 days of sunshine per year and a subtropical coastline climate.

This foodie paradise boasts a range of affordable yet world-class cafes, restaurants, micro-breweries and wine bars. The relaxed outdoor lifestyle blends seamlessly with thriving commercial precincts that include shopping villages, major theme parks and luxury hotels. Sports enthusiasts are spoiled for choice with the beach, rivers, all manner of water sports, national parks, waterfalls and spectacular valleys where you can hike, horse ride and mountain bike never far away. Arts and culture are a central feature of the Gold Coast lifestyle, with numerous small galleries and music venues and various festivals that run throughout the year.

 

The Gold Coast, an international tourist destination, is famous for its beautiful beaches, cosmopolitan nightlife and dynamic business industry. One of Australia’s fastest-growing cities, with a population of over half a million people, the Gold Coast is a tourist mecca surrounded by a lush array of forested valleys where hidden waterfalls and dramatic escarpments never cease to amaze. 

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Our Gold Coast campus provides a dynamic learning environment. Located at Coolangatta, just 400 metres from North Kirra Beach, and adjacent to the Gold Coast Airport, views of the Pacific Ocean can be seen from many vantage points in the campus' buildings.  

Tamara and Nadine from Germany spent a semester abroad, enjoying the winter in Australia, which is like a German summer.

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When can I study at the Gold Coast?

Our summer session is also known as Session 3 at the Gold Coast campus and starts with a week of fun activities during Orientation from 28 October 2019. 

Orientation:  28 – 1 November 2019

Classes start: 4 November 2019

Recess:  23 December 2018 – 3 January 2020

Classes end:  22 February 2020

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When can I study at the 
Gold Coast?

Our summer session is also known as Session 3 at the Gold Coast campus and starts with a week of fun activities during Orientation from 22 October 2018.

Orientation: 22 – 26 October 2018

Classes Start: 29 October 2018

Recess: 17 December – 4 January 2019

Classes end: 22 February 2019

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