Cuba Study Tour

Unit ATS2251 ATS3251
Credit Points 6 credit points
Location Cuba (Havana, Santa Clara, Trinidad)
Coordinators Dr Carlos Uxo
Program Type  Summer Study Tour
Applications Open July 2018 – Submit an Expression of Interest!
Application Process See here for how to apply

Program details

This study tour offers a unique environment for students to engage with the history politics and culture of Cuba. Students will undertake a two-week intensive stay in Cuba where they will have the opportunity to engage with academics, activists and leading cultural figures. Students will be asked to engage with some of key challenges facing Cuba today and to consider these in a broader global context. A key component of this study tour will be directed at developing students’ cultural literacy.

2017 Key Dates

Pre-Departure Session (Compulsory) Approx 4 weeks prior to departure
On Campus teaching TBC
Overseas Dates January 2019 (TBC)
Results Check here


All students will receive a Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship.

Find out more about scholarships and loans available for outbound students.

Program Fee

Deposit (Paid on application) $500
Balance (Paid on acceptance into program) $TBC
Total Program Fee $TBC

Included in Program Fee

  • All accommodation
  • Some Meals
  • Site Entrance Fees
  • Transport whilst on tour
  • Travel Insurance (All outgoing students will receive complementary travel insurance)

Not included in Program Fee

  • International Return Flights and transfers***
  • Visa
  • Some Meals
  • Spending Money
  • Tuition Fee (Monash students will be charged fees according to their verified funding status)

Health, Wellbeing and Vaccinations

Please visit for up-to-date information on visas and health and vaccination requirements for Cuba.

Monash University Health Services can assist with any vaccinations you require.

*Please read our refund procedure carefully before applying
**Program Fee is subject to change at any time
***Students should not book flights until after your application has been endorsed by the Faculty and the Faculty has confirmed the program will be going ahead.

For more information on this study tour, visit here