Global studies is about understanding how the world works so you can make it better. Our courses in international studies offer you the knowledge to understand global politics, culture, economics and society, across borders.

With a strong understanding of diverse cultures through a global studies degree, you can find new ways to make a better future for everyone. 

The world will only become more connected — there’s no going back. Prepare for that bright, prosperous future with a fundamental understanding of global studies.

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Get ready to embrace it! Tech is built into all our courses to prep you for now — and for when you graduate. Campus to course info, advice to applications — we have you covered.

The Swinburne Advantage

An undergraduate degree must be about more than just knowledge – it’s also job readiness, professional experience and access to further opportunities. 

We partner with leading Australian and global organisations to offer students authentic workplace experiences. Our degrees can include placements, internships, industry-linked projects, study tours and more. This is your chance to work on real-life projects, solve day-to-day challenges in your field and gain the professional skills that put knowledge into practice. You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence, knowing you have what it takes to land a job by graduation or even before. 

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