Eligibility requirements for International Study Programs

To be eligible to do an Arts International Study Program (ISP), you must meet the following criteria:

Undergraduate

Current Monash students

  • Be 18 years of age or over at the time of departure from Australia
  • Have an active enrolment in a Monash course and have achieved 24 credit points* (for overseas internships, 96 credit points with a minimum of 48 credit points in Arts) at the time of application
  • Have met any pre-requisites required for the unit as outlined in the current handbook by the time of departure
  • Have a credit (60%) average at the time of application**
    • For overseas internships, have a distinction (70%) average
    • For Music – Overseas study program, you must also have a credit (60%) average for Chief Music Study units
  • Have received course advice and approval from your Managing Faculty to take the Arts ISP for credit***

*Students who have achieved less than 48 credit points will not be eligible for the OS-HELP loan.

**You can make a request for this criterion to be waived by contacting the unit coordinator and submitting their response in writing with your ISP application.

***If the Arts ISP coincides with a University exam period, your Managing Faculty will not approve your participation in the Arts ISP.

Non-Monash students within Australia

For students currently enrolled in a course at another Australian tertiary institution.

  • Be 18 years of age or over at the time of departure from Australia
  • Have met any pre-requisites required for the unit as outlined in the current handbook by the time of departure
  • Have a credit (60%) average at the time of application
    • For overseas internships, have a distinction (70%) average
    • For Music – Overseas study program, you must also have a credit (60%) average for Chief Music Study units
  • Have approval from your home institution to do an Arts ISP

Non-Monash students external to Australia

For students currently enrolled in a course at a tertiary institution outside Australia.

  • Be 18 years of age or over at the time of departure
  • Have met any pre-requisites required for the unit as outlined in the current handbook by the time of departure
  • Have a credit (60%) average or equivalent at the time of application
    • For overseas internships, have a distinction (70%) average or equivalent
    • For Music – Overseas study program, you must also have a credit (60%) average for Chief Music Study units or equivalent
  • Have approval from your home institution to do an Arts ISP

Postgraduate

For students currently enrolled in a postgraduate course.

  • Where Monash results are available, a minimum credit average (60%) at the time of application (a distinction average, 70%, is needed for international internships)
  • Approval from the unit coordinator
  • For units not run within your course, approval from your course coordinator
  • Have met any pre-requisites required for the unit as outlined in the current handbook by the time of departure