12 months
34700 AUD/year
24200 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The International diplomacy and trade program at Monash University advances your knowledge across international trade, diplomacy, business and law.  

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It is designed for people at the start of their careers as well as people working in the field who want to develop their careers in international public policy, NGOs, global business and government departments such as the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

The International diplomacy and trade program at Monash University explores the security, ethical, legal and economic dimensions of international relations. You will examine key issues in foreign policy, world order, European studies, crisis management and terrorism, as well as the gender, development, migration and governance aspects of global politics. 

We offer the following specialisations:

  • Advanced international relations 
  • Gender, peace and security
  • Global Migration
  • International diplomacy and trade
  • Political violence and counter-terrorism

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Researching international relations
  • International political economy
  • Contemporary security topics 
  • Foreign policy of emerging powers
  • Reading and writing international relations
  • Gender and development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS: 082659M 

Entry level 1:

  • An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent), with at least a credit (60%) average, or equivalent qualification and experience approved by the faculty.

Entry level 2:

  • An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline including humanities and social sciences with at least a credit (60%) average, or equivalent qualification and experience approved by the faculty.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34700 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24200 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


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