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Master of International Relations

Secure your global career with a Master of International Relations.

Master of International Relations

The Master of International Relations degree equips graduates with essential practical skills required for our complex, dynamic and globalised world.

This popular masters course will enable graduates to critically apply key theories and concepts to tackle contemporary national and international policy issues.

Two master degrees in two years

Students who are interested in completing complementary courses - the Master of International Relations and the Master of International Law - now have the option to acquire both qualifications in a shortened time frame through an accelerated course pathway.

 

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Course Information

Course Structure

Students will develop the capacity to construct cogent verbal and written arguments on international relations.

Students will develop the capacity to collect and interpret information; to analyse arguments, policies and developments.

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At UWA, you'll be in great company.

The Faculty of Arts is a founding faculty of the University which has an inspiring history of highly successful graduates and outstanding research results which have made a valuable contribution to Western Australia, Australia and internationally.

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Course at a Glance

Location offered UWA Crawley (Perth, Western Australia)
Attendance types Full-time, Part-time
Delivery mode Mulit-mode
Starting dates Semester 1 (February), Semester 2 (July)
Standard full-time completion 1.5 year full time
Maximum time to complete 5 years
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Scholarships See Arts Scholarships UWA Scholarships
Course code 11580
CRICOS Code 069311D

Students have a choice of study - by coursework OR by coursework and dissertation.

Early exit opportunities - Students who successful complete 24 points of study may graduate with a Graduate Certificate in International Relations. Students who successfully complete 48 points of study may graduate with a Graduate Diploma in International Relations.

Student visa holders should read Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 for more information.


Download the Master of International Relations Brochure.

Download the Combined Master of International Relations and Master of International Law Brochure.


More information about the course structure and the units offered is available on the UWA Handbooks website.

Career Options

This course prepares graduates for careers in foreign affairs and diplomacy, government, international and non-governmental organisations, business, the media, and the education sector.

Professional positions include, but are not limited to:

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Admission requirements

All students must meet UWA?s English language competency requirements.
To be eligible for admission, you must meet the following requirements:

 

Pathway One

 

  • A bachelor?s degree, or equivalent as recognised by UWA; and
  • Including the following:
    • A weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in the level 3 units of the relevant major; or
    • The equivalent as recognised by the Faculty
Pathway Two

 

  • A Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in International Relations, with a weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent; or
  • The equivalent as recognised by the Faculty.
Other requirements

 

  • English language requirement: IELTS minimum of 6.5 overall with individual items no less than 6.0.

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Faculty of Arts (M200)

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(+61 8) 6488 2091
postgrad-arts@uwa.edu.au
9am to 4pm
Faculty of Arts Building
The University of Western Australia
Hackett Entrance No 1


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