Industry study tour - Philippines

Location: Bulacan, Philippines
Dates: Middle of January 2019
Duration: Approximately 2 1/2 weeks
Cost: Approximately $2600 plus airfares, plus Visa (if applicable)
Funding: $3000 New Colombo Plan grants, OS-HELP loans and scholarships available (eligibility criteria will be outlined during information sessions)
Eligible students: All domestic and international undergraduates who have already attained 100 credit points
Application process:

Provided during information sessions

Application deadline:

End of September 2018


Live and gain global exposure in the Philippines at the GK Enchanted Farm. Transformed from a wasteland, the Enchanted Farm is a thriving hub for social entrepreneurs committed to building businesses in partnership with the local community.

Gain hands-on experience supporting these social start-ups matched to your discipline. Explore the authentic Philippines with its people, culture and off-the-beaten track destinations.


Participate in this industry study tour to:

  • gain course credit (12.5 credit points)
  • be part of a team and establish new networks
  • find solutions to complex problems
  • increase your cultural awareness and global experience
  • improve your adaptability and independence
  • gain recognition for Global Citizenship as part of the Swinburne Emerging Leaders Program.

Information sessions

Book in for an information session to learn the key dates and how to apply for this study tour. 

Session date Time Location Booking link (login required)
Wednesday 15 August 2018 11.30am - 12.30pm EN210, Hawthorn campus Book into the 15 August session
Wednesday 29 August 2018 11.30am - 12.30pm BA307, Hawthorn campus Book into the 29 August session
Wednesday 5 September 2018 11.30am - 12.30pm EN210, Hawthorn campus Book into the 5 September session


For more information or to register your interest in this study tour, email