Undergraduate Leaders' Program 2018

APRU Undergraduate Leaders’ Program 2018
Leadership for Good: Forging a Vision and Changing Lives for the Better
Venue: The University of Sydney, Camperdown Campus
Dates: July 9-19, 2018


About the Program

The 10-day program will enable students from diverse backgrounds and cultures to enhance their leadership skills and cross-cultural competency through a series of workshops, discussions, field trips and cultural activities.

Participants will learn critical problem-solving skills through design thinking, a concept developed at the University of Sydney to solve complex problems across many disciplines.

The program also includes sessions on the new area of Planetary Health, focusing on sustainable and ethical food systems, and Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Group projects will allow students to work together to propose solutions to real world problems currently affecting the Asia Pacific region. 

Program Fee

USD: $550


    - Twin share accommodation at nearby hotel from July 9-19, 2018

    - Airport Transfers on July 9 and 19 (Participants will need to schedule their arrival and departure times to align with the group pickup times – those arriving outside of these times will need to make their own way to and from the accommodation.). Please see program schedule for group pick up times.

    - Meals as indicated in the program

    - Program materials

    - Certificate of participation

    - Field trips and activities


    - Travel between home country and Sydney

Application Procedure

Step 1: Students are selected by APRU member universities to apply for the program
Step 2: Fill in the online application form then email a scan of your passport and a profile photo to the University of Sydney Office of Global Engagement
Step 3: Successful applicants will be notified via email and be sent an invitation letter and information on how to make payment
Step 4: Apply for your visa, if required, and send confirmation once you have received it
Step 5: Make payment
Step 6: Complete the arrival form with details of your flight and arrival time on July 9 and departure time on July 19

ULP 2018 Program Schedule (as of April 17, 2018)