International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Semester / Trimester

Students may choose between the following Program Terms:

Business, STEM, Liberal Arts, Health & Social Sciences - University of Sydney

ISA Sydney semester and year programs at the University of Sydney allows students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. Students will enroll in courses alongside Australian and international students at one of Australia's largest and most prestigious universities. The study-internship program at the University of Sydney requires a minimum 3.2 GPA.

Highlights of the Program Include:
  • Urban campus with easy access to Sydney public transportation
  • Offers semester-long internships for academic credit in Marketing, Business, Finance, Communication, IT, PR, Media, Event Management, Logistics, Government, Environmental Studies & Human Resources
  • Offers semester-long academic research positions for credit
  • Practical courses in Communications, Business, Music, Biological Sciences, Engineering, Education & the Arts
  • Other strong areas: Architecture, Australian Culture, Exercise Sciences, Finance and Aerospace
  • Housing: Student Residential Apartments in central Sydney
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions in the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 5 2018Jul 15, 2018 to Nov 25, 2018ISYF3518$15,500Program in Progress
Spring 5 2019Feb 10, 2019 to Jun 23, 2019ISYS3519$14,900Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 5 2019Mid Jul, 2019 to Late Nov, 2019ISYF3519TBA Currently Accepting Applications!

Engineering, Natural Sciences, Business, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences - UNSW Sydney

The ISA Sydney semester programs at The University of New South Wales (UNSW) allows students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. One of the leading teaching and research universities in Australia ISA students will enroll in courses alongside Australian and international students.


Highlights of this Program Include:
  • Campus location provides easy access to both the beach and the city
  • Offers expansive course selections for study abroad students
  • Highly ranked programs in Engineering, Business, Computer Science, Social Sciences & Media
  • Other strong areas: Criminology, Health & Exercise Science, Math, Construction Management & Liberal Arts
  • Housing: University dorm or student residential apartment with meal plan options
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions in the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 4 2018Jul 8, 2018 to Nov 21, 2018ISYF3418$15,995Program in Progress
Spring 4A 2019Jan 2, 2019 to May 19, 2019ISYS3419$15,450Late Acceptance May Be Possible, Contact ISA
Spring 4B 2019Feb 10, 2019 to May 19, 2019ISYS3719$13,500Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 4 2019Early Aug, 2019 to Mid Dec, 2019ISYF3419TBA Currently Accepting Applications!

Business, International Relations, Education, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences - Macquarie University

The ISA Sydney semester and year programs at Macquarie University allow students to take classes at one of the most culturally diverse universities in Australia. The Macquarie Global Leadership Program has recently been awarded the Institute for International Education's 2017 Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education! Students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. ISA students will enroll in courses alongside Australian and international students.

Highlights of this Program Include:
  • Traditional U.S. style campus, with vast green open space
  • Academic highlights include Education, International Studies, Social Sciences, IT & Media
  • Other strong areas: Applied Sciences, History, Accounting/Finance and Cultural studies
  • Offers Global Leadership Program for students to expand their international knowledge and professional skills
  • Offers Study Abroad Certificate for studies concentrated in areas like International Business, Media, Engineering, Australian Studies and more
  • Housing: University student residental apartments in walking distance
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in the beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions to the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 3 2018Jul 15, 2018 to Dec 1, 2018ISYF3318$11,750Program in Progress
Spring 3 2019Feb 10, 2019 to Jun 29, 2019ISYS3319$11,995Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 3 2019Mid Jul, 2019 to Early Dec, 2019ISYF3319TBA Currently Accepting Applications!

International Tourism, Hospitality, Business & Event Management - ICMS - International College of Management Sydney (ICMS)

ISA Sydney semester and year programs at International College of Management Sydney (ICMS) allows students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study within International Tourism, Hospitality, Business and Event Management fields of study. ISA students will enroll in courses at the ICMS alongside Australian and international students.

Program Highlights:
  • Campus located on Manly Beach with spectacular views of the Sydney Harbor
  • Offers a Internship & Study combination program at no additional cost
  • Trimester academic schedule, which allows for back-to-back study options
  • Premier university for Business, Hospitality & Event Management
  • Also offers International Tourism, Sport Management, Retail Marketing and Property Service Management
  • Housing: Students are placed in ICMS dorms that are often referred to as the Hogwarts of Australia
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions in the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Fall 2 2018Sep 5, 2018 to Dec 15, 2018ISYF3218$12,350Program in Progress

Design, Business, Engineering, Media & Information Technology - UTS

The ISA Sydney semester and year programs at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) allows students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. With courses taught in English by host university professors ISA students will enroll in courses alongside Australian and international students in a contemporary and progressive setting.

Highlights of this Program Include:
  • Urban high-rise campus located in downtown Sydney
  • Hatchery Entrepreneurial Program designed to connect students with industry leaders and teach the skills needed to launch a startup
  • Offers industry focused courses in Engineering, Business (AACSB) International Business, IT, Interior & Spatial Design, Photography
  • Also strong in Graphics, Fashion & Textile, Communications, and Environmental & Biological Sciences
  • Housing: Student Residential Apartments in Central Sydney, 5 minute walk to university
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions in the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali

ProgramDatesCodePriceStatus
Spring 6 2019Feb 16, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019ISYS3619$13,450Currently Accepting Applications!
Fall 6 2019Mid Jul, 2019 to Mid Nov, 2019ISYF3619TBA Currently Accepting Applications!