It prepares you for a rewarding career in foreign affairs and diplomacy, government, international and non-governmental organisations, the media and education.
The Master of International Relations is a professionally oriented postgraduate course studied over three or four semesters (full-time equivalent). It offers you the opportunity to gain deep expertise in international relations, with a particular focus on our dynamic Indo-Pacific and Indian Ocean regions.
The International Relations course from The University of Western Australia provides you with knowledge, skills and networks to prepare you for a rewarding career in foreign affairs and diplomacy, government, international and non-governmental organisations, the media and education. The program is structured by a core component, where you will gain knowledge of the major sub-fields including International Relations Theory and Practice, International Security, International Political Economy, the Evolution of International Society, and Governance in the International System.
This course prepares graduates for careers in businesses and government departments with international linkages, agencies involved in regional or global governance and international non-governmental organisations. Expertise in international relations complements qualifications in a range of professional areas and is applicable to a variety of employment options.
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- International Security
- Global Political Economy
- International Relations: Theory and Practice
- Governance in the International System
- The Evolution of International Society
- Designing Social Research
- NGOs, Governance and Development
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies International Relations Political Science View 55 other Masters in International Relations in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS CODE: 069311D
To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
- a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
- the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent; and
- successfully completed prior study in a field relevant to International Relations; or
- completed a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in International Relations at UWA.
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International33800 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 67600 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
National Commonwealth supported students: $8,747.06
Living costs for Perth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.