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About

The International Relations program at the Australian National University means you will be studying the best program of its kind in Australia and graduating with one of the most respected degrees in this field in the world.  

Overview

The International Relations program at the Australian National University  is the only international relations program in Australia that blends a concern with global politics, leading disciplinary innovations in thought and practice, and an engagement with the Asia-Pacific region.  

The program equips you with a keen understanding of the pressing issues of our time by providing you with access to globally-recognised experts in face-to-face seminars. 

In this degree, students will learn to make sense of the big political and security trends taking place in the region and the world, and come to terms with the significant debates in the field of International Relations. 

The Master of International Relations encourages and equips students to form their own world views and generate their own analyses of the important issues shaping our world today. 

Learning Outcomes 

  • Discuss the dynamics of contemporary international relations, especially in the Asia-Pacific region;
  • Discuss the key theories for the analysis of contemporary international relations;
  • Use international relations theory to reflect upon contemporary problems in areas such as international security, global governance, international political economy or human rights;
  • Conduct high-level research and writing to undertake self-directed study in international relations;
  • Analyse new areas of concern in both scholarly and policy-relevant terms;
  • Communicate their findings in academic and practical contexts, justifying their approach and methods in appropriate.

Career Options

ANU ranks among the world's very finest universities. Our nearly 100,000 alumni include political, business, government, and academic leaders around the world.

We have graduated remarkable people from every part of our continent, our region and all walks of life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Studying International Relations
  • Issues and Concepts in International Relations
  • International Relations Theory
  • Evolution of the International System
  • Global Ethics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 082309M 

  • At a minimum, all applicants must meet program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and English language requirements. Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not automatically guarantee entry.
  • Applicants must present a Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47940 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47940 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33520 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33520 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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