Study Abroad and Exchange with the Faculty of Arts:
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How to Apply: Step by Step
Step 1: Determine when and where you will study overseas
Which semester(s) do you want to spend overseas? Where do you want to go? What units are you going to study? You will need to investigate what other universities are offering to find the best overseas study program for you.
Where to start?
Step 2: Download application form
You can either visit Monash Abroad to collect an application form in person, or you can download one online.
For details and the application form visit: Exchange Application Information
Step 3: Seek course advice
You are advised to meet with an Arts Course Adviser to discuss your overseas study plan.
We will check your course progression and you can discuss with us your proposed overseas unit selection. Please ensure you have researched the types of program and the units you would like to study overseas prior to making an appointment.
For appointment details visit: Monash Arts Course Advice
Step 4: Gain unit approval
Once you have decided on where you are going and discussed your course progression, you must then seek approval for the units you propose to study aboard.
An academic staff member from the School/Centre or Area of Study you think the unit should count towards will assess your application and approve any appropriate units.
You must seek approval for each unit you are proposing to study abroad before you submit your application to the Faculty of Arts.
Step 5: Lodge form with Arts Student Services
Next you are required to lodge your approved application to the Arts Student Services office on your home campus for final faculty approval.
Your application will be assessed by the External Studies Officer for the Faculty of Arts.
If you are enrolled into a double degree program you must seek approval from both faculties.
For locations visit: Contact Arts Student Services
Step 6: Wait for email notification from Arts
If your application is approved by the Faculty of Arts, you will be advised via your Monash student email that you are able to collect your approved application form and a formal letter of approval from the Faculty of Arts.
Step 7: Submit application to Monash Abroad
Finally you must submit your completed application form (financial plan, referees etc.) and formal letter of approval to Monash Abroad for further processing by the appropriate deadline.
For locations visit: Monash Abroad Contact Information
Monash Abroad Information Sessions
We recommend you attend a Monash Abroad information session if you plan to study overseas. Monash Abroad hold regular information sessions – these are a great way of finding out what’s involved with overseas study.
Eligibility for Arts Study Abroad/Exchange
To be eligible for the Monash Arts exchange program you must be: actively enrolled in a Monash degree, have completed at least 48 points of your Monash degree, have a credit average in your results so far. Find out more about the Monash Abroad Program by attending one of our Information Sessions
Financing your trip, and living and travel costs
Financing your trip Most students who participate in study abroad and exchange programs receive travel…