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International Relations

La Trobe University

Master
24 months
Duration
35800 AUD/year
20600 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of International Relations offered at La Trobe University is designed for professionals seeking career advancement or specialist knowledge in various areas of international relations. 

Overview

Throughout the Master of International Relations offered at La Trobe University, you'll explore key elements of international economics and trade, cultural diversity, political negotiation and security agendas in a time of rapid globalisation.

You'll graduate with the skills to engage with current global issues, develop academic insights, and plan responses to real-world matters. You'll also develop high-level strategic negotiation skills to implement social change across different cultures and societies.

Career opportunities exist within local and international inter-governmental agencies and NGOs like Oxfam, Amnesty International and the Red Cross, as well as in government departments such as the Department of Defence, and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. 

You may choose to move into roles in the corporate sector or with independent think tanks, academic institutions and the media.

Career outcomes

You'll be prepared for a career in international diplomacy, foreign policy, governance, industry affairs, and local and international development.

Career opportunities exist within NGOs and local and international inter-governmental agencies like Oxfam, Red Cross and Amnesty International, as well as in government agencies such as the Department of Defence, and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Graduates have moved into careers in policy, diplomacy and defence - in Australia and overseas. You may also choose to move into roles in academia, media, the corporate sector or with various think tanks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Skills
  • International Relations: Past and Present
  • International Relations and the Global Economy
  • Security in a Borderless World

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 079184A

  • Academic level
Australian Bachelor's degree (or equivalent)
  • Required grade average
A Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 60% or above.
  • Professional experience
If you don't have a 60% average, appropriate professional experience is considered.
  • Specialisations (Compulsory)
With a cognate Honours degree, applicants are eligible for a 1 year Master program. With a cognate undergraduate degree + approved work experience, applicants are eligible for a 1 year Master program. With a cognate undergraduate degree, applicants are eligible for a 1.5 year Master degree. With a non-cognate undergraduate degree, applicants are eligible for a 2 year Master program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35800 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    20600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20600 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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