24 months
33500 AUD/year
28500 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of International Business, International Relations offered by Griffith University provides a unique opportunity for students to gain two postgraduate awards at Masters level over a two year period. 

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Students will diversify their knowledge and skills by studying across complementary discipline areas, graduating with a clear industry advantage. 

In particular, graduates will have an appreciation about the integration of strategies, business processes and information system.

This Master of International Business, International Relations offered by Griffith University  will appeal to those looking for an innovative, research informed and practical program, that is designed to meet the changing needs of business, community and government enterprises.  

Equipped with current knowledge and practical information system expertise coupled with the ability gain a critical appreciation of the role and practice of supply network management in local and global business.

With globalisation, many domestic areas of public policy have come to incorporate an international dimension. 

The priorities and agendas of domestic politics are increasingly shaped and contextualised by events, pressures and constraints at the regional and global levels. 

For postgraduate students of international relations, the addition of a public policy component will equip them with the professional knowledge, analytical tools and organisational skills to significantly enhance their graduate outcomes, whether in government, international organisations or domestic/international non-government organisations. 

For international policy practitioners and AusAID scholarship recipients, the program will develop student's academic skills, professional capacities and knowledge in world affairs, while also teaching best practice in public policy environments.

Career opportunities

This program is designed to provide students with a broad range of skills and expertise relevant to the conduct of politics, government, diplomacy and international aid and development. Graduates of this program can be found in a wide variety of occupations including:

  • Political and policy advisers, public servants and public managers throughout federal, state and local government, and international organisations.
  • Researchers, political and policy advisers, public servants and managers in aid and development, defence, intelligence and security policy sectors.
  • Policy advisors and implementation specialists in a variety of non-government organisations, both domestic and international.
  • Positions in industry organisations and lobby groups both nationally and internationally, consultants to the private sector, and large private sector firms conducting extensive amounts of business with the public sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethics in International Relations 
  • International Business Dynamics 
  • Global Business Strategy
  • Trade, Strategy and Risk in Asia
  • International Security  
  • Key Issues in Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements


  • a related Bachelor degree (or equivalent) from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA of 4.0 (using a 7.0 scale), OR
  • a related Graduate Certificate (or equivalent) from a recognised University (or another tertiary institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA of 4.0 (using a 7.0 scale).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    28500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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