Spend your semester or academic year abroad in Australia! Study abroad in Perth—with AIFS.
- Perth, Australia
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
- Program Description:
Spend a semester or academic year in the vibrant and energetic city of Perth, Australia with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 16 credits per semester through a variety of courses studying at Murdoch University. Courses are taught in English.
Students can spend a week in Fiji and earn 1 credit through the optional Pacific Studies program at the University of the South Pacific.
Internships are available in exercise science and public policy. Volunteer programs are available through Murdoch University for study abroad students to participate in community engagement.
You’ll enjoy cultural and social activities such as:
- Surf lessons
- Swimming with whale sharks and manta rays
- Movie nights
- Tour of Fremantle Prison
- Trip to Rottnest Island
- Perth waterfall tour
- Day trips to Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach and Caversham Wildlife Park.
Optional excursions include a 9-day trip through the North West outback and a 3-day trip camping in South West Australia
- Setting Description:
- Perth, the capital of Western Australia, is a vibrant and energetic city with an enviable climate boasting an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day all year round.
- AIFS is a premier provider of study abroad programs. Program fees cover tuition and housing, and over 50% of our study abroad participants receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants. A meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance, and 24-hour emergency service are also included. Coordinated AIFS Flight Packages with major airlines are also available.
Additional Program Information
- Open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Must be 18 years or older to apply.
- Scholarships Description:
- Over 50% of our study abroad participants receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants. Please see website for deadlines and eligibility requirements.