Master of International Relations and National Security
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Study mode||Mixed on- and off-campus or on-campus|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||18 months full-time or equivalent part-time|
This course builds on the graduate certificate and graduate diploma to provide you with the opportunity to undertake an individual research project under the guidance of one of our highly experienced staff.
Admission criteria for Australian and New Zealand students
A bachelor degree in any field of study from a recognised tertiary education institution plus at least one year of work experience. If you have completed the Graduate Diploma in International Relations or the first four units in that course you will also be considered for entry.
English language proficiency
|IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)|
|Overall band score||6.5|
Other qualifications may also satisfy our English language admission criteria. Please view our English language requirements page to find out more.
Fees for Australian and New Zealand students
|2018||Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees.||$17,700*|
Fees are indicative first year only.
* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. 300 credits are needed to graduate from this course. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).
Applications for recognition of prior learning (RPL) are assessed on an individual basis.
Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)
Upon graduation you will be well-placed to seek a career in foreign policy and defence, international trade, public service, non-government international organisations, journalism and mass media, teaching, business or consulting.
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