Master of International Relations

Australian National University - College Of Asia & The Pacific

Program Description

Master of International Relations

Australian National University - College Of Asia & The Pacific

Studying international relations at ANU 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.

The Master of International Relations is the only international relations program in Australia to focus on the Asia Pacific, and encourages you to engage with emerging ideas and practices from across our region through face-to-face seminars with globally-recognised experts.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

  • 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.

Admission Requirements

  • A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a 70% average.
  • All applicants must meet the University's English Language Admission Requirements for Students
  • Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (one semester) of credit.
  • Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (one year) of credit.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated October 12, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
2 years
Full time
34,800 USD
Start date Jan. 2017
Australia Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 34,800 USD

Master of International Relations at ANU