Resources for Monash students

As a Monash student, you're part of a globalised community. Your student experience will be shaped by a diverse range of people – whether you are on campus at Monash, on exchange overseas, or travelling during our breaks. But how can you be effective in this multicultural environment?

Being a global citizen is a crucial attribute for successful leaders. Being culturally aware will allow you to communicate effectively, as well as anticipate, correctly interpret, and adjust to the culturally defined habits of the people around us.

Study abroad experiences

Study abroad programs within Global Cultural Literacies 

Global Cultural Literacies is a specialisation with the Bachelor of Global Studies, and Monash offers many study abroad programs including in Asia, Central America and Italy which can be credited towards this Global Cultural Literacies specialisation ... Learn More.

The Global Immersion Guarantee

The Global Immersion Guarantee (GIG) is a ground-breaking study experience including a funded overseas experience for all first year Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Global Studies and related double degree students. ... Learn more.

Monash Abroad Portal (MAP)

Monash Abroad MAP allows all Monash University students to search and apply (or register) for overseas study experiences, including Semester Abroad, Study Tours, Summer and Winter School programs and other overseas experiences. ... Learn more.

Arts Learning Abroad and Global Scholars Program

Monash Arts offers a wide variety of opportunities to study overseas, such as Study Tours, Field Trips and Exchange Programs. Arts Global Programs will assist you from your very first step in deciding when you can study overseas and in choosing a program that best fits within your Arts Degree. ... Learn more.

Other training programs and resources for students

Connecting across cultures: becoming a global citizen

Whether you’re studying at Monash, holidaying overseas, on a student exchange program, or simply living day-to-day life in a multicultural society, this module will help you become a more effective and understanding member of our community. This module forms part of the Leap into Leadership Online (LiLO) suite. ... Learn More.

Cultural Safety Program

A short 20 minute online program is available online through Moodle. This gives students an opportunity to learn about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and culture, and links to further reading. ... Learn more.

Advice from senior international students

Hear from students as they reflect on their time at Monash and offer their best advice for new international students. ... Learn more.

English Connect

Develop your English language communication skills: academic, conversational, and for employment. Monash University's English Connect programs are free and available to all Monash students on Australian campuses. ... Learn more.