International relations postgraduate programs

International relations postgraduate programs

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UQ offers four postgraduate programs that will equip you with the necessary analytical and practical skills for a career in government, non-government organisations and major project management.

Graduate Certificate in International Relations
This six-month program will introduce you to key elements of the international relations field. It will suit applicants with an approved degree, or a combination of post-secondary study and work experience.
Master of International Relations – 16 units
This one-year program is suitable for students with an approved honours degree. It builds on core elements of international relations and has a range of elective courses to tailor your studies to meet your goals.
Master of International Relations – 24 units
This 18-month program covers core and elective courses that focus on key elements of international relations. It is suitable for those with a qualification in the same area, or professional experience and a degree.
Master of International Relations - 32 units
This two-year program is suitable for students with an approved degree in any discipline. It provides a base of fundamentals and allows you to advance your knowledge and skill through core and elective coursework.
Master of International Relations/International Law
Earn two sought-after master's qualifications in two years and gain essential knowledge about the relationships between international law, politics and business. Applicants must meet entry requirements for both programs.
Master of International Relations / Peace and Conflict Studies
This two-year dual degree allows students to develop a deeper understanding of international relations. It is ideal for those with an approved degree in both disciplines who meet minimum GPA requirements.

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