Monash Business School Global Study Program Applications

Key Dates

Monash Study Period Winter (July) Summer (December, January and February)
Applications Open February July
Applications Close April 1 18 August
Decision Date N/A30 August 2019

What is a Global Study program?

  • A Global Study Program is short term study that you can take part in at host institution overseas.
  • Global Study Programs available in either the Monash Summer term (December-February) or Winter term (June-July).
  • Global Study Programs are usually worth between 6 and 12 credit points, but due to time constraints students can only complete the equivalent of 6 credit points over the Winter term
  • Most programs are Study Abroad (students pay the host directly) but we do have a limited number of exchange opportunities

Where can I go to do a Global Study Program?


  • Explore and find you own Summer or Winter Global Study opportunity

What can I Study as a Global Study Program?

  • Global Study Program units must relate to your course and fit with your course requirements
  • Academic content: the program must be substantial in duration, content and assessment in order to provide at least 6 credits at a similar level expected at Monash University
  • In some countries, such as China, you may be required to complete 2 Global Study Program courses to be equivalent to 6 Monash University credit points, unless Monash University has a specific agreement with this institution
  • Most commonly, students gain credit for elective units for Global Study Programs
  • In limited circumstances, students can undertake a Global Study Program for credit toward a major unit. Requirements include the Global Study Program unit being equivalent to 6 credit points and subject to a Faculty of Business and Economics credit assessment.
  • Global Study Programs will not be approved if they are occurring during exam or semester periods

What are the eligibility requirements to submit an application?

  • 60+ WAM at time of application
  • 48 credits achieved at time of application
  • You may also be required to meet additional faculty and host/partner eligibility requirements

How to Apply