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Programs : Brochure

This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
  • Locations: Melbourne, Australia
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: RMIT applicants only
  • Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

    All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.
Dates / Deadlines:

Exchange Program (Semester/Year) applicants: Scroll down to the Program Description to view exchange application deadlines.

All other programs: There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Key Experience Criteria
Key Experience Criteria
RMIT schools: Any compatible discipline Program type: Global Summer Programs
About your Experience
CIS banner summerNOTE: this portal is for registrations only - you must apply direct to CIS Australia in the first instance
Program details
  • Host institution: CIS Australia
  • Program locations: various
  • Program dates: various (2 – 6  weeks)
CIS Australia is a third party provider who facilitates high quality overseas study, intern and volunteer experiences. They have partnerships with overseas universities and organise all-inclusive global experience packages which include academic aspects, accommodation, logistical support, and cultural excursions.  
Their short-term programs may be attractive to RMIT students who wish to undertake a short term global experience in a specific location. For summer 2018/9, CIS programs include:
  • Aix-en-Provence, France (IAU College)
  • Cusco, Perus (Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola)
  • Dunedin, New Zealand (University of Otago)
  • Florence, Italy (Florence University of the Arts)
  • London, Stratford, Oxford, England (IAU College)
  • New York, USA (New York Institute of Technology)
See here for the full list of programs.

  • Varies depending on program and host university
Academic / course details
  • Varies depending on program and host university
Academic credit at RMIT
This is an opportunity for you to gain credit for your degree during the RMIT mid-semester break.
  • The exact credit will need to be discussed with your RMIT Program Coordinator. You will need to complete a study plan as part of your RMIT registration as per the process below.
NOTE: this is a ‘study abroad’ opportunity; if selected you will enrol into EXTL placeholder courses for which you will not pay tuition fees to RMIT.

Program cost
These are fee-paying programs, and costs vary depending on location and academic outcomes. Please investigate individual programs for a breakdown of costs.
** RMIT student travel insurance:
Students are now covered by RMIT’s travel insurance, although you may require additional cover depending on your circumstances. For more info, please see here.
Application and RMIT registration process
STEP 1: Apply directly to CIS Australia for the program you are interested in
STEP 2: Successful applicants will then register via Mobi by clicking the ‘Apply now’ button above
If you wish to seek RMIT credit, your Questionnaires must include:
  1. Academic Approval: your RMIT school-approved study plan. See here for more information about seeking study plan approval.
  2. Your CIS acceptance letter
STEP 3: You will then be prompted to complete RMIT’s Pre-departure requirements via Mobi.

CIS Australia offer scholarships for some programs, please contact them for more info.
There may be alternative ways to fund your trip. Please check the Scholarships website and Global Experience website for funding options.

RMIT contact
Philippa Scott
Global Experience Advisor (Short-Term programs)
Phone: +61 3 9925 9980


Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.