Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Event host

School of Civil Engineering

17 November 2019 9:00am to 2 December 2019 5:00pm


Registrations for this event are now closed

The UQ EAIT Faculty is excited to invite Civil Engineering students to join the Hohai Study Tour to China. This is an all-expenses paid experience that will visit some of the best civil engineering universities in China, and some of the significant engineering sites in China.

What's involved

  • Student engagement

    Site visits
    Visit the power station project in Nanjing and the underground tunnel system in Shanghai

  • Female students

    Hands-on projects
    Complete a civil engineering project with Hohai University

  • Student engagement

    Famous landmarks
    Travel to the famous landmarks inlcuding Shanghai Tower, The Bund and more.

  • Teachers and guidance officers

    Experience Chinese Culture through language and Kung-Fu classes

  • Student engagement

    Professional practice
    Professional Practice Hours pre-approved

  • Student engagement

    Expenses included
    Travel, accommodation, food and cultural experiences all expenses included



To be eligible to participate Students must be in second or third year, studying a Civil Engineering Major in the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) or Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)/Master of Engineering. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 5 or above. Students must also have a valid passport and be available from 17 November to 2 December 2019.


Travel costs, accommodation, meals, insurance, cultural activities costs will be covered by UQ EAIT Faculty and Hohai University.

Professional Practice

Participants of the Hohai Study Tour 2019 will be eligible for Professional Practice hours (Type B, Category 9)

Find out more about our trip last year

  • Find out more

    Feature: Community - WE Alumni Council

    Students reports on what they have learnt

    Find out more

    Feature: Community - Brisbane Alumni Council

    Chinese mega structure leaves civil engineering students in awe


If you have any questions please contact Penny Qi at international@eait.uq.edu.au.