Study a Master of Political Science at one of the world's leading institutions for political research. This intensive degree focuses on the contemporary politics of Australia and the Asia-Pacific region and equips students with cutting-edge analytical skills they need for independent research.
If you want to understand and explain the behaviour of populists like Trump; the persecution of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar; or why some countries are more democratic, developed, equal, or diverse than others, then this is the program for you.
Students from a wide range of backgrounds, including those without a prior background in social science, are all encouraged to apply. Curiosity about how the political world works and a willingness to engage with different approaches to understanding it are the key characteristics for success in this program.
The Master of Political Science program investigates: