Short Term Exchange - Linköping University (July)

Short Term Exchange - Linköping University (July)

Located in southern Sweden and surrounded by beautiful natural landscape, Linköping is a place where history and tradition meet creativity and innovation.

The Linköping University Summer Academy will give you an unique opportunity to study in one of Sweden's largest academic institutions.

Five courses are available for Macquarie students (see course information below).

Application deadline is 1 March 2019.


Linköping, Sweden

Type of Program

Short Term Exchange

Level of Study


Length of Program

4 weeks

Program Dates

28 June - 27 July 2019

Language of Instruction


Estimated CostTuition Fee: $0 (Students can take courses at Linköping University for free. Only need to pay Macquarie for the equivalent unit when return.)
Accommodation Fee: approx. AUD$890 for 4 weeks
Travel Grant


EligibilityStudents need to complete at least 1 year full time study at Macquarie before applying for the Summer Academy.

GPA Requirement (Out of 4.0)


Course Information

Five courses are available for Macquarie Students. Each course can take up to 5 Macquarie students.

  1. Exploring Sweden, the Anthropological Way (equivalent to a 200‐level ANTH elective)
  2. Innovation and Entrepreneurship in a Swedish Context (equivalent to a 200‐level MGMT elective)
  3. Leadership and Organisational Behaviour in Contemporary Organisations (equivalent to BBA111 Organisational Behaviour)
  4. Nanotechnology ‐ Sustainable Challenges and Social Impact (equivalent to a 200‐level PHYS elective)
  5. The Use (and Abuse) of Culture (equivalent to a 200‐level CUL elective)

Please refer to the unit approval list for additional information.


Housing will be provided which includes a fully furnished single room with access to a fully equipped shared kitchen.

A housing package available for 5500 SEK (approx. AUD$890). It includes rent, bed linen, Internet Access (not WiFi), a bus pass for Linköping and the surroundings, a pass for the Campushallen sports facilities and a final room cleaning.

More information

More information on the Summer Academy, please visit here.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following:

  • Macquarie Abroad General Eligibility Criteria
  • Nomination from Macquarie University
  • English language proficiency for non-native speakers
  • Review the course information and restricted courses to check it is suitable for your degree progression at Macquarie University

How to Apply

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Payment Website.

Logistics Fees:  No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance.

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Area of study
Business; Society, history and languages

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