Monash University

Monash University

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Reading’s longest-standing Australian partner, Monash is one of Australia’s largest and most international institutions, consistently ranked as one of the world’s top universities. Part of Australia’s leading Group of Eight universities, Monash is recognised for its excellence in research, scholarship and teaching.

Situated in Melbourne, you can study in one of the world’s most liveable cities on the basis of its culture, climate, cost of living, public transport, and social conditions such as health care and low crime rate. In 2017 Melbourne was ranked as the #5 best students city in the world (QS Best Student Cities). 

Monash University can offer Reading students an extensive range of modules in a wide variety of disciplines, including modules regarding Australian history and culture.  On-campus accommodation is available. The dedicated Study Abroad Office will provide you with a first point of contact for you before and throughout your stay, including providing a comprehensive orientation program for all exchange students, excursions and social event, and a 24-hour emergency telephone service for students and your parents 

Reading students who have studied abroad at Monash have consistently rated it as one of the best experiences of their lives!

Further information
Who can participate?All Reading subjects that allow Study Abroad taught at Monash.

Due to the impact of the current coronavirus pandemic, it is likely that the number of study abroad places made available will be limited, or that travel to Australia might not be possible in the future. Please factor this into any institution preferences
Entry requirements:Minimum 60% average (Monash requirement).
Semester dates:Semester 1: February – June
Semester 2: July – November 
Cost of living:See Monash Cost of Living pages.
Additional costs:Students will require a visa to study in Australia.
It is compulsory to take out Australian medical insurance.
NB: Eligible students might be able to recoup costs through Student Finance.
Further information:Monash Exchange Student Website
Monash Modules
Monash Accommodation
Monash Disability Support
International Study Experience @ Monash (video) 
Student Life @ Monash (video)
Caulfield Campus Tour (video) 
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