The latest QS World University's Top 100 Australian Universities for Humanities and Social Sciences major

Australian National University ANU (Humanities)
University of Melbourne UOM (Humanities)
University of Sydney USYD (Humanities)
University of New South Wales UNSW (Social Sciences)
Monash University Monash (Social Sciences)
University of Queensland UQ (Social Sciences)

Course Length

Undergraduate 3-4 years
College 1 year + undergraduate 2 years = 3 years
Master's degree 1-2 years

Intake Date

February, July, November

Entry Requirements

IELTS 6.0~7.0 or equivalent scores in other English tests.

Admission to undergraduate degree requires high school results/ Gaokao result/ Foundation results/ diploma results and graduate certificate.

Admission to postgraduate degree requires bachelor’s graduation, some courses require relevant work experience, diploma graduates in China can apply for bridging courses and then enter the related master degree

Career Direction

Newspapers, news publishing , radio and television media, advertising design, marketing, cultural exchange organizations, language translation, lawyers, social workers, etc.

Immigration Advice

Students graduated from a bachelor or master degree who meet the requirements can apply for a graduation working visa for 2 to 3 years. Social work is one of the immigration majors on the independent skilled immigration list.

Recommended Universities and Popular Courses

The University of Sydney

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Languages)

Recommended reasons: double bachelor degree According to the latest QS World University Rankings, the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney ranks 22nd in the world.

Master of Social Work

Recommended reasons: If student obtained a full-time work certificate that has been engaged in social work for more than one year is able to graduate from the University of Sydney’s Master of Social Work course in one year.

The University of Melbourne

Master of Global Media Communication
Master of Marketing Communication

Recommended reasons:  Media-related master’s courses in the University of Melbourne are specialized, also the professors in the faculty have made outstanding contributions to the professional field,  the curriculum is academic and research-oriented.

Flinders University

Bachelor of Social Work
Master of Social Work(Graduate Entry 2年/Qualified Social Worker Entry1年)

Recommended reasons:  Flinders University’s social work course is accredited by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). The social work course in Flinders is the largest social work course in Australia, sufficient internship time is arranged during study period , and the employment rate of the graduates is high.