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Cornell-ILR Exchange: University of Melbourne
Melbourne, Australia (Outgoing Program)
|Restrictions:||CU applicants only|
|Language of Instruction:||Spanish||Core Program Attributes:||Direct Enrollment, Exchange|
|Approved by:||ILR||Program Advisor:||Tamara Ingram|
|Curricular Highlights:||Economics & Business|
University of Melbourne, Australia
ILR School and the University of Melbourne ExchangeThe University of Melbourne student exchange is with the Faculty of Business and Economics. The University of Melbourne is an internationally recognized research-intensive university with a strong tradition of excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement. Established in 1853, it is Australia's second oldest university. The University of Melbourne is ranked as number 1 in Australia and number 33 in the world according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015.
The University of Melbourne has seven campus locations across Melbourne and rural Victoria, including the Parkville campus. The University of Melbourne is five minutes from the center of Melbourne, a leafy campus with cafés, shops, and spectacular architecture. With great public transportation, you'll feel right at home anywhere in the city.
Fall, Spring, or Academic Year
Students have the option to take courses across various university departments, earning up to 15 ILR elective credits per semester.
Courses and Credits
View Melbourne course offerings here: Melbourne Course Offerings (Click on commerce, economics, and management.)
The Melbourne exchange program is tuition-neutral (students pay regular tuition to the ILR School). Financial aid would apply. If you are currently receiving financial aid, your package would be adjusted based on your determined level of need and the projected costs of the program.
Tuition and Other Costs
ILR exchange students are responsible for mandatory Australian student medical insurance, passport, visa, airfare, room and board, transportation, fees related to courses, books, and personal expenses. Students can apply for the Grindlinger Award for study in Australia for up to $2500 to help cover travel costs.
Who Should Apply?ILR undergraduate students interested in expanding their academic knowledge of Australia, international business, and economics may apply. In addition, ILR undergraduate students must
- have junior or senior standing;
- have all ILR core requirements completed;
- be in good standing with the ILR School and the University; and
- have a 3.0 GPA by the time of departure.
Contact Person: Tamara Ingram, firstname.lastname@example.org
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