The Melbourne School of Government is designed to inspire and equip individuals to make a difference on a global scale. Through rigorous research, teaching and debate, we convert shared knowledge into collective wisdom influencing politics and decision-making to improve future outcomes.

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Undergraduate study at the Melbourne School of Government

Undergraduate students at the University of Melbourne can study individual subjects in Government and Policy or complete a breadth track.

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Pathways to Politics

Pathways to Politics Program for Women

In Australia, less than one-third of all parliamentarians and one-fifth of all ministers are women. The Pathways to Politics Program for Women will address this under-representation by providing hands-on training and networking opportunities for women who aspire to elected office.

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The McKinnon Prize in Political Leadership

The McKinnon Prize in Political Leadership recognises political leaders who have driven positive change and encouraged a national discussion about the role of leadership.

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McKinnon Prize