Master of International Trade and Development

The University of Adelaide

The Master of International Trade and Development (MITD) aims to: - instil the ability to think and act strategically about international trade and development issues - provide students with a practical understanding of current international trade and investment issues; the political dynamics of the negotiating environment; and the opportunities and challenges presented to businesses by the globalised economy. This degree is designed to give graduates a competitive edge by providing them with an interactive, case-study based background in how business and government interact in trade negotiations; leveraging commercial opportunities arising out of trade agreements; and practical legal and commercial aspects of export marketing. Students will leave the degree equipped to put their newly gained knowledge into practice in their workplace, with a practically-oriented understanding of global, regional and national trade, investment and development issues.

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Structure:

The Master of International Trade and Development is a 36 unit degree that may be completed in only 12 or 18 months of full-time study. The duration will depend on the courses enrolled in each term. Students in this degree are required to undertake 36 units of Trade, Economics and Law courses. Most courses are taught intensively, either as three two-day intensive modules (taught on a Friday afternoon and all day Saturday), or as a week-long intensive course.

Subjects you can Study:

International business; International studies; Labour studies; Law; Business; Commerce; Economics; Politics; Finance; Aid; Development; Investment; Marketing; Trade

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00123M

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace No info No Full time 1.5 years

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Our main campus is located on North Terrace, one of the premier streets in Adelaide’s CBD. Surrounded by the State’s Art Gallery, Museum and Library, the campus is also walking distance from shops, cafes, businesses, parklands and Adelaide Oval. 
The North Terrace campus itself is stunning. A mixture of historical sandstone buildings and new purpose-built facilities. It’s a hive of activity and has a rich campus life, with most of the 27,000 students attending classes there each day. 
The University also has a campus at Roseworthy, 55kms north of Adelaide. Roseworthy is home to South Australia’s only veterinary school and houses internationally renowned equine, companion and production animal health centres. 
Our Waite campus is 8kms walk south of Adelaide and is the biggest plant and agricultural science research site in the Southern Hemisphere. 

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Our students become more than just masters of their discipline, they learn how to think differently, solve problems, innovate and adapt to their environment. 
All our degrees include a strong research component, allowing students to contribute to discoveries from their first day at university.
We also provide our students with the opportunity to learn from internationally-acclaimed researchers, in small groups. We work closely with employers to ensure our students graduate with the skills they need to succeed in the workplace. 

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We are a member of the leading universities in Australia, the Group of Eight (Go8) coalition, and have strong partnerships with government, a wide range of industries, and universities right across the globe.    
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