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Amazing experiences beyond the classroom .
Go on an overseas exchange with one of our 140 partner universities around the world , or spend a semester or two at one of our four campuses in Melbourne . You ’ ll remain enrolled at your home campus and receive credit for your overseas study towards your Monash degree – all while continuing to pay your regular course fees .
A full-time transfer to Monash Australia to complete the remainder of your studies is also possible , furthering your globally enriching and rewarding educational experience .
How studying abroad can give you an edge
There are many benefits to studying overseas . Research has shown that students with international study experience :
• have better grades throughout their degree
• are more employable once they graduate
• earn more throughout their career .
You ’ ll expand your worldview through experiencing different cultures and ways of doing things . You ’ ll build your self-confidence , and be more adaptable and independent . You ’ ll also develop skills in effective communication , collaboration and time management .
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The entire exchange allowed me to examine my priorities , set audacious goals , and pave out my next steps even before I graduate . I can ’ t put a price tag on the lessons I ’ ve learnt .”
Bachelor of Science ( majoring in Tropical Environment Biology and Microbiology )
Exchanged to Nanyang Technological University ( NTU ), Singapore and University of Warwick , UK .
Ethan embarked on two back-to-back exchanges in his third year of study . At NTU , he worked with engineering students to launch their autonomous scooter , participated in conservation biology field trips across Singapore , and got certified as a Digital Marketing Professional . He continued to pursue more certifications in digital marketing during his time in the UK , skills which he used to launch an e-commerce business when he returned to Malaysia .