Our study abroad and exchange program offers units from a wide range of allied health disciplines that are professionally recognised in Australia. We have partnerships with governments, health organisations and communities to offer real-world clinical and practical training. Study in multi-million-dollar facilities and simulation centres to hone your skills before placements.

Research at the Faculty of Health

Why not consider a research project during your semester in Brisbane? Take a look at how to apply for Research with study abroad or email the QUT Faculty of Health for more information.

Research with the Faculty of Health

Health units you can study

Important things to note

Practical off-campus placements may have some additional compulsory course costs, including vaccinations, uniforms, health tests and courses, equipment, travel and accommodation.


We consider applications for nursing clinical placement units on a case-by-case basis. Approval may depend on your study load.

You can find out more information about the professional experience packages available to you by contacting the QUT Global team.

Approved units

All students can study these units, regardless of your academic background. These units will be approved on your QUT study plan after you apply.

Units requiring approval

Students need specific academic background knowledge to study these units, so the Faculty of Health will assess your eligibility and determine if you’re able to take these units after you apply. We will let you know the outcome through the application portal as soon as possible.

Apply for study abroad or exchange

Now that you know what you will study, applying is easy.

Learn how to apply

Need more information?

If you have questions about choosing units, get in touch with the QUT Global team and we’ll gladly help you out.