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Master of Arts

University of New England

12 months
28216 AUD/year
24408 AUD/year
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Employers value skills in communication, critical thinking and research — the core skills you’ll develop in the Master of Arts at University of New England. 


A master’s degree can be a qualification to enable a career change or provide you with additional expertise to upskill in your current area of interest. At UNE you have the flexibility to choose a major from more than 20 specialty areas, dive into research, and tailor the course to suit your interests or professional direction.

As a relatively unrestricted program of study, our Master of Arts at University of New England allows you to refine your professional skills, or gain skills and knowledge in a new field. The flexible nature of the degree means you can select subjects that relate to your major, as well as units from a range of different areas. You can also immerse yourself in research to dive deeper into your chosen area of study.

Career outcomes

Examples of careers that may be bolstered by a Master of Arts include, but are not limited to:

  • public relations
  • foreign affairs
  • overseas aid and development agencies
  • political and social advocacy
  • journalism
  • criminal justice.

Programme Structure

Majors include:

  • Ancient Greece: History, Literature and Culture
  • Ancient History
  • Ancient Rome: History, Literature and Culture
  • Chinese Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A candidate shall:

  • hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification; or
  • hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification with a major in a relevant discipline; or
  • hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours or AQF Level 9 Masters qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • CRICOS CODE 031796B

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28216 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28216 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24408 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24408 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • Commonwealth Supported Place (quotas apply) - $11,900

Living costs for Armidale

1500 - 2100 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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