Politics

Short Term Programs

Washington and the world: Washington DC study tour – USA

  • Winter Program | ATS3266 | 12 credit points
  • Visit the major institutions and NGOs of the world in Washington DC
  • Competitive entry – apply early
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

The European Union: From Consensus to Crisis – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2275/ATS3275 |  6 credit 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.

Modern Italian political thought – Italy

  • Semester in Prato |  ATS2276/ATS3276 | 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

Exchange

Monash Malaysia – Malaysia

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

National University of Singapore – Singapore

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • NUS is ranked 14th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Singapore is ranked 6th best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

University of Tokyo – Japan

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Tokyo is ranked 18th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Tokyo is ranked 3rd best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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.
  • Course search; students have option to attend pre-Semester course (tuition fees apply) or within Semester course
  • FUB is ranked 19th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • FUB is ranked the 5th best higher institution in Germany and 119th in the world in 2015 (QS World University Rankings)
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Queen Mary University of London – England

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

Leiden University – The Netherlands

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • 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

Non Monash Programs

International Relations and Threats to Global Security – Czech Republic

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Masaryk University 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
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

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
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Conflict Resolution in Northern 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

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