Master of International Relations (MIR)

Study Discipline: Social Sciences
Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a journey of intellectual exploration and global understanding with our Master of International Relations (MIR). Dive deep into the complexities of world politics, international security, and global governance, gaining insights that will shape your perspective and broaden your horizons.

The MIR program is designed to cultivate both conceptual and empirical understanding, empowering you to navigate the intricate landscape of international relations. Collaborate with esteemed faculty members and engage in vibrant discussions that transcend borders, enriching your educational experience and preparing you for a dynamic career in the global arena.


Discover the richness of international relations with our Master of International Relations (MIR) program. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive curriculum that spans nearly 40 courses and projects, covering key areas such as the IR of the Asia-Pacific Region, Foreign Policy and Diplomacy, Ethics and Human Rights, and Globalization.

In addition to rigorous coursework, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in applied fieldwork experiences, research theses, and the Graduate Centre Mentorship Program. Whether you aspire to influence policy, drive change, or shape public discourse, our MIR program equips you with the analytical and practical skills needed to succeed in a variety of professional contexts.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in any discipline.
  • Relevant work experience may be considered.
  • GPA of at least 5.0 on a 7-point scale.
  • English language proficiency: IELTS 6.5 overall or equivalent.
  • Writing Politics
  • Globalisation, International Political Economy and Development
  • Foundations in Politics, Policy and International Relations
  • International Security

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $41,120
  • Domestic:$28,000

Future Career Outcomes

Unlock a world of possibilities with a Master of International Relations (MIR) from UQ. Our alumni have pursued diverse career paths, from diplomacy to journalism, making a tangible impact on the global stage. Develop critical skills, expand your network, and embark on a fulfilling journey towards professional success with us.

Visa Requirements:

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