Monash University follows a progressive outlook, opening its doors to students from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines. Students at Monash are encouraged to challenge and follow new, fresh ideas and beliefs, producing fully equipped graduates ready to make a positive impact in the workplace and beyond.
The University has five Australian campuses, a campus in Malaysia, a joint graduate school in China, a learning centre in Italy and a research centre in India. Monash University courses are also delivered at other locations, including at Monash South Africa. At Monash, students receive guidance and support on every step of their degree program, thanks to the University’s excellent teaching staff. Monash University’s current rankings speak for themselves: it is ranked 73rd in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015/16, placing it among the top 1 percent of universities in the world.
Monash students and graduates are taught to think differently and pursue positive change. It’s for this reason that learning at Monash promotes creativity, discovery and opportunity, as students are challenged and tested to apply their knowledge to real-life situations. Students are encouraged to undertake volunteering opportunities, aiding them to develop valuable life skills while making a difference to their local community.
By choosing to study at Monash, students also have the opportunity to study at one of the University’s other teaching locations in China, India, Italy, Malaysia and South Africa or through exchange to 30 countries across the globe via the partner network. This is not to mention the outstanding industry connections and opportunities on offer to Monash students across the globe. An all-rounded international education not only looks great on students’ resumes, but also provides an important understanding of new cultures and enables international friendships to blossom.
International postgraduate students are welcomed at Monash, thanks to more than 300 programs on offer including Business, Sustainability and Tourism Management as well as graduate certificates and diplomas. Monash supports new research and analytical work, offering a thoroughly innovative learning environment for its students at one of the University’s 10 different faculties. Students can rest assured that their in-depth programs are based on the latest in research and industry developments, in combination with world-class lecturing.
Flexible learning & Scholarships
International students may consider the University’s Master of Philosophy (MPhil), which provides outstanding preparation for further study. By choosing to study a research-based Masters, students will interact in global dialogues and conversations in relation to theories within their field of study, thanks to the independent investigation of research questions that students go on to formulate themselves. In fact, as published in The New York Times, leaders from the world’s most successful companies consistently rate Monash as a preferred university from which to hire graduates.
Monash University offers a high-caliber international learning experience where research and academic excellence go hand-in-hand with support and a welcoming student environment.