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

  • Winter Program | ATS3266 | 12 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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

  • Summer Program | ATS3060 | 6 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $500 Faculty scholarship granted to all students
  • $3000 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Asia –

Field Methods in Anthropology and International Development – Malaysia

  • Winter Program | ATS3248 | 12 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Applied Social Entrepreneurship, 40K Globe – India

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • $3000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Australia and Asia – Indonesia

  • Summer Program | ATS3394 | 12 points
  • All program fees and tuition paid to Monash
  • $3000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Europe-

Cultural Diversity in Contemporary Europe – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 2 2017 | 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
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied

Cultural Intelligence: Building competencies for Global Leadership – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 3 2017
  • 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
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied

Global Correspondent – Italy

  • Winter Program | ATS3795 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Global Connections: Understanding Cultural Literacy – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 3 2018 | ATS3302 | 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.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied.

Human Rights in the Criminal Justice Sphere – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 1 2017 | ATS2465/ATS3465 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied

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
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Intensive Introductory Italian 1 – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 1 2017 | 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
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied.

Intensive Introductory Italian 2 – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 2 2017 | 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
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied.

The European Union: From Consensus to Crisis – Italy

  • Semester in Prato unit | Block 3 2017 | ATS2275/ATS3275 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied.

Non Monash Program

– Asia –

International Relations Program – Indonesia

  • Run by a consortium of Australian universities in the Yogyakarta.
  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to ACICIS
  • $6000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Europe –

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

  • Summer | 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
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

International Relations and Threats to Global Security – Czech Republic

  • Winter: 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
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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

  • Winter: 7.5 ECTS
  • 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
  • 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
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Oxford History, Politics and Society Summer School – England

  • Winter | 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.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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)
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

– Europe –

Sciences Po – France

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Sciences Po is ranked 5th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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)
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Leiden University – The Netherlands

  • Program type: Exchange
  • Leiden is ranked 23rd in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students
  • Semester 1 or 2: 18 – 24 points

– UK –

Queen Mary University of London – England

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Information on finding Modules here
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

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