International Relations

Advice below is for both undergraduate and postgraduate students, unless stated otherwise.


Short Term Programs

– Americas –

Washington and the world: Washington DC study tour – USA

International relations field unit: Governing peace and security – USA

– Asia –

Field Methods in Anthropology and International Development – Malaysia

Arts International Experience – India

Shanghai City Lab – China

  • Winter Program | APG5066 | 12 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available.  This Program has $2000 Endeavour scholarships offered to Domestic and Permanent Resident students, and these will be granted based on personal statement provided on application.

Global Journalism: Hong Kong Field School

  • Winter Program | APG5190 | 12 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available.  This Program has $2000 Endeavour scholarships offered to Domestic and Permanent Resident students, and these will be granted based on personal statement provided on application.

Australia and Asia in the Asian century: Politics, business, media

– Europe-

Cultural Diversity in Contemporary Europe – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2619 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IR Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Sociology unit.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Cultural Intelligence: Building competencies for Global Leadership – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS3064 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IR Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Language unit.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Global Correspondent – Italy

Human Rights in the Criminal Justice Sphere – Italy

Intensive Introductory Italian 1 – Italy

  • Winter Program | ATS1229/ATS2229 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IR Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Italian Studies unit.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Intensive Introductory Italian 2 – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS1230/ATS2230 | 6 points
  • This program has specific approval to be credit towards the Bachelor of Global Studies IR Specialisation for double degree students. All remaining BGS and Arts students require an Arts Elective or Italian Studies unit.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

The European Union: From Consensus to Crisis – Italy

Screening Contemporary Europe – Italy

Modern Italian political thought


Exchange

– Asia –

Monash Malaysia – Malaysia

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Malaysia package available – valued up to $4000!

University of Tokyo – Japan

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 credit points
  • Tokyo is ranked 18th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Tokyo is ranked the 3rd best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

– Europe –

Sciences Po – France

Free University of Berlin – Germany

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units available in German only
  • FUB is ranked 19th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Berlin is ranked the 9th best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Leiden University – The Netherlands

– UK –

Queen Mary University of London – England


Non Monash Programs

– Asia –

International Relations Program – Indonesia

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Run by a consortium of Australian universities in the Yogyakarta.
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to ACICIS
  • $6000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

– Europe –

International Relations and Politics in the EU: Peace, Conflict and Human Rights – The Netherlands

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Maastricht University in the Netherlands
  • Develop an awareness and understanding of the legal and political landscape of the EU
  • Site visits include the NATO Headquarters in Brussels and The International Court of Justice in The Hague
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

International Relations and Threats to Global Security – Czech Republic

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Masaryk University in in Brno, Czech Republic
  • Topics for study include Cyber Crime, Religious Radicalisation as well as a case study on the Ukraine conflict
  • Field trips include Budapest, Vienna and Prague
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Border Crossings: European and North American Responses to the Current Migration Crisis

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by the University Institute of Lisbon in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Tackles sensitive issues from international perspectives that are constantly evolving
  • Includes visits to a human rights NGO, Portuguese military premise and the Lisbon Historical Centre
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas

– UK –

Conflict Resolution in Northern Ireland – Ireland

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Queen’s University Belfast in Belfast, UK
  • Study the historical conflict resolution practices in Belfast and how this can be applied in a modern international context
  • Chance to visit the Titanic Quarter as well as see cultural sites with Irish music and dance evenings
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Oxford History, Politics and Society Summer School – England

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Oxford University’s Exeter College in the UK
  • Spend your days soaking up the history of Oxford while attending lectures and study groups with distinguished speakers and leading scholars
  • Look at events and issues that have shaped and influenced the modern world.
  • Not all seminars listed are politics seminars, please email arts-exchange@monash.edu for advice
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Internships

Uni-Capitol Washington Internship Program (UC-WIP) – USA


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