Chapter 11: Facilities and Services
11.5 Monash Postgraduate Association (Mpa)
The Monash Postgraduate Association (MPA) is the representative body for all postgraduates, both coursework and research, at Monash University; all students are automatically members of the MPA, including candidates who are also academic staff.
The Association aims to serve the interests and welfare of postgraduates by directing its activities and projects towards their specific needs. Its functions are representation, advice and advocacy, policy development, information and communication, provision of academic and social functions. MPA is also affiliated with the national body, the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA).
There are two Arts Faculty research postgraduate representatives, nominated by MPA: one on the Arts Faculty Board and one on the Faculty of Arts, Arts Research Graduate School Committee.
The MPA offices are located at:
Floor, Campus Centre Lobby area, Building S
Clayton campus Caulfield campus
Hours: 9am - 5pm, Mon to Fri Hours: Tues & Wed, 3pm - 6pm, Thurs 2pm - 5pm
Phone: 9905 3197 Phone: 9903 1880
candidates are encouraged to call in to meet the staff and find out
more about the Association, or email
Information is also available from the MPA website at:www.monash.edu.au/students/mpa