Affiliate Programs

IARU Global Summer Program - Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

  • Summary

    The Global Summer Program (GSP) is an exciting learning experience that connects students from IARU universities with their peers from around the world. GSP participants have the unique opportunity to come together to explore and discuss critical issues in a global perspective that require multidisciplinary approaches.

    GSP courses are fun but intense. Days are full as the classes are rigorous, requiring full-time commitment for the whole duration of the course.

    IARU universities include:

    The Australian National University
    National University of Singapore
    Peking University
    UC Berkeley
    University of Cambridge
    University of Cape Town
    University of Copenhagen
    University of Oxford
    The University of Tokyo
    Yale University

  • Eligibility

    Students should have completed at least one semester of full-time studies at the undergraduate level. Previous exposure to ideas in the social sciences and humanities will be useful. However, there are no formal prerequisites for the course. The primary requirement is that students are eager to learn and are curious about Australia’s place in the world.

  • Courses

    Course: ANU1 - From Australia to the World: Landscapes of Politics and Power

    Until the appointment of the course convenor, questions about course content and other academic matters can be directed to Dr. Nicholas Farrelly, Associate Dean, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, by email at For more information on the course, please visit the course page on the IARU GSP website.