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Getting prepared

Getting prepared

Planning your arrival

There are some important things you need to do before you leave.

Daily living

Get an idea of what you can expect when it comes to living in Australia.

Make yourself at home

Feeling comfortable and having a place to call home is a big part of settling in to a new country

Adjusting to university

Studying in another country

Whether this is your first time abroad or you’re a seasoned traveller making a new home, starting university in a new country is a time of great change. It's understandable to feel like things are moving very quickly.

Events to help you plan

Meet us in your country, on campus, or at one of our many information sessions and we’ll show you why UQ could be the place for you

Open Day
See UQ in person. Learn about our programs, talk to current staff and students, explore the campus, and check out our events!
Campus tours
Take a one-hour guided tour of a UQ campus. You can soak up the atmosphere and check out our facilities first-hand.
Advisory sessions
Request an advisory session with an international student advisor on-campus, over the phone or via Skype to discuss your study options.
Meet us in your country
Speak to someone face-to-face before you leave home – UQ staff regularly travel globally to provide assistance to future students.

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