Throughout the year the MGA organises on-campus and online social events, free lunches and activities for graduate students. Most events are free of charge but where there is a fee, the MGA subsidises the cost for Monash graduate students. Browse through our calendar of upcoming events and mark your diaries!

Upcoming events:


🌈MGA Queer Goes to NGV | 25 June

Connect with MGA Queer for an arty day trip to the NGV to see a new exhibition with a focus on Queer stories from the NGV collection.


Global Talent Program Pathway For International PhD Students | 30 June

In partnership with the Department of Home Affairs, the MGA presents a seminar to inform graduates about the Global Talent Program Pathway for International Students who have completed a PhD in Australia. 

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MGA Graduate Welcome Lunch @ Library Lawn Peninsula | 19 July

Join our free welcome lunch on Peninsula campus to connect with other graduate students and celebrate the beginning of your first semester at uni!


MGA 2022 Annual Graduate Ball | 20 August

It’s been three years since our last hurrah, but finally the time has come to get your tickets for the MGA’s 2022 Annual Graduate Ball.

Book quickly to access 100 early-bird tickets and/or enter the competition for two free tix!


Food Relief Program: MGA x Notting Hill Neighbourhood House

The MGA has teamed up with the Notting Hill Neighbourhood House to provide free meals for all Monash University students.

Free delicious meals available every Friday until 24 June – click to book your meal now!


Hudson & MMC Coffee Social | Fortnightly

Join our coffee social for graduate students at Hudson and MMC to connect, compare notes and network.


AMREP Social | For graduate students based at the Alfred Hospital

Connect with your fellow HDR (PhD & Masters by Research) grad students at AMREP at a fortnightly coffee social and/or a monthly drinks!


HDR Social Evening | Clayton

Join our regular social night for HDR (PhD & Masters by Research) grad students on Clayton. First drinks and snacks are on us!


HDR Social Lunch | Peninsula

Connect with your fellow HDR (PhD & Masters by Research) grad students on Peninsula. We’ll provide a subsidised lunch!


Discord Game Night – Jackbox Games | Fortnightly on Thursdays

The MGA has built a Discord server, so jump on and join our community of grad students for study support and fun times!

Join us for a few rounds of Jackbox Games every fortnight on Thursdays.


🌈MGA Queer Hang Out | Monthly

Join MGA Queer on the last Friday of every month at Cafe Nesso on Clayton Campus to connect with your tribe. First drinks are on us!

Our next Hang Out is on 27 May.

What’s on