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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

International Relations

Deakin University 

6 months
16000 AUD/full
11300 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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With this Graduate Certificate of International Relations from Deakin University, gain a deeper knowledge of international relations and the effects of globalisation.   

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The forces of globalisation are generating profound effects on many spheres of economic, social and political activity, and a deeper knowledge of international relations is becoming necessary in many areas of public life. 

The Graduate Certificate of International Relations from Deakin University aims to produce graduates who are able to demonstrate, in their professional life, high-level skills of analysis and interpretation of global issues and events, and substantial understanding of the complexities of contemporary international relations.  

The program is offered at graduate certificate, graduate diploma and masters levels to meet a variety of needs in terms of entry qualifications and graduation options.


Deakin's graduate learning outcomes describe the knowledge and capabilities graduates can demonstrate at the completion of their course. These outcomes mean that regardless of the Deakin course you undertake, you can rest assured your degree will teach you the skills and professional attributes that employers value. They'll set you up to learn and work effectively in the future.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Relations Theory
  • Contemporary International Politics
  • Global Political Economy 
  • Australian Foreign Policy 
  • Transnational Activism and Policy
  • Human Rights in World Politics 
  • Global Political Economy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


4 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • a Bachelor degree in any discipline OR
  • at least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent)
CRICOS code: 094985J    

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    11300 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11300 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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