Exclusive to UniSA Business students – this study tour has a focus on international accounting delivered virtually by UniSA Academic Professor Christine Helliar and hosted by our exchange partner - University of Bergamo, Italy.

Studying virtually from your own home might not be the same as being in-country, but with this study tour, you will still have the opportunity to study alongside University of Bergamo students to work on assignments and attend classes together!

During this virtual study tour, you will receive a taste of Italian language, food and culture from UniSA academic Dr Enza Tudini. UniSA will also organise a social activities program which includes: virtual tours of - Venice, Lake Como and Bosio Franciacorta Winery, located in Brescia. This social activities program will be face-to-face in Adelaide for UniSA students, giving you the chance to establish a network and build a rapport with your UniSA peers.

Host Institution University of Bergamo
Program Details International Accounting Virtual Study Tour
Country Italy (virtual delivery)
Experience Type Virtual Study Tour - (available to UniSA Business students only)
Dates TBC (approx. 2nd - 17th May 2022)
Duration 2 weeks
Language of instruction English, taught by a UniSA Academic
Study Tour Academic Professor Christine Helliar
Credit 4.5 UniSA units (you will be enrolled in a UniSA Study Tour course code)
Program fee $50 application fee (requested after you are accepted into the virtual study tour)
Funding available Students stay enrolled at, and pay normal tuition fees to UniSA. No additional fee for 2022 social activities program required.
  • You must have a UniSA Grade Point Average (GPA) of 4.0 or above
  • You should have no more than 9 failed units in the program in which you are currently enrolled
  • At point of application, you must have completed and passed at least 18 units of your current program
  • You must be able to get approval from your Program Director that a minimum of 4.5 units credit will be awarded towards your current program for your virtual overseas study. Please note: undergraduate business students are eligible to credit either an elective course or Business and Society (BUSS 1057) in their program in lieu of this virtual overseas study.
  • Not currently available to UniSA Online students
  • Available for undergraduate and postgraduate UniSA Business students only
Other Information
  • You will be enrolled into a 4.5 unit UniSA course (course codes to be confirmed) upon acceptance into the virtual study tour
  • Withdrawal from this course, once accepted, may incur academic penailties. 
  • Final credit pre-approval to be determined by your Program Director
  • This study tour may run outside of normal study hours - please check to ensure the contact times suit your schedule.
  • Attendance and participation at all workshops are compulsory – dates of workshops will take place outside of the “tour” dates. Dates to be advised
  • Some face-to-face contact will be required. All will be in accordance with COVID-19

Contact short.programs@unisa.edu.au if you would like more information on the class times and format

Application deadline Students must apply to UniSA by the 10th December 2021
Information session

Virtual Study Tour – Bergamo, Italy:  In Person – City West Campus Room BH4-23Friday 29th Oct 12-1pm 

Watch the Information Session video here.

View the Information Session slides here.

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Application Form with UniSA by clicking Apply Now below.

Please note: Applying for this study tour does not mean that you are automatically accepted or enrolled into the study tour. Your application needs to be reviewed and approved by UniSA Study Overseas. This includes Program Director credit pre-approval.

Questions? Any questions, please contact short.programs@unisa.edu.au

Apply now