This discipline refers to analysis of politics, theoretical and practical issues of political systems, international studies, inter-governmental organizations, non-governmental organizations and other political institutions. Political Science and International Relations studies explore political principles and processes as well as foreign affairs and relations among different countries. It systematically explores government and state, political behavior, economic units in the local and international systems. These studies consist of broad range of areas like psychology, economics, law, history, political theory, sociology, cultural studies.
There is a strong emphasis at understanding of political concepts, social factors, natural sciences, public policy. International relations play strong role at official relations between different countries and cultures. Graduated students can work at governmental, diplomatic institutions, do international business, work as public affairs consultants, local government officer and politicians.
This programme offers the opportunity to complete a master’s degree with a dual focus on the complementary disciplines of International Relations and International Non-Governmental Organisations.
Energy Security Studies is a 2-year Master program taught at the Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University.
This postgraduate certificate covers issues of human rights law and development in the context of business practices. It will allow you to engage actively with these issues and make a full contribution to assessing and finding solutions to complex situations arising in a business or institutional environment.
This MSc course explores current aspects of Earth science, investigating how the Earths lithosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere are dependent upon each other, interacting across a wide range of temporal and spatial scales. You will learn to critically evaluate current research and gain skills that allow you to update your knowledge of Earth science.
The MA in international non-governmental organisations (INGO) programme educates students interested in understanding the nature of world affairs through the activities of NGOs.
This program enables students to analyze the complexities and processes involved in world politics and international affairs. Coursework provides exposure to the key subfields of the discipline and relevant issues such as globalization, human rights, humanitarian action, and economic development.
The MSc in Political Communication offers you a thorough and engaging academic analysis of political communication. It enables you to develop an in-depth understanding of how political actors, the media and the public interact in different countries during both elections and day-to-day politics, and how these relationships affect the distribution of power and the nature of democratic politics.
The Masters in International Relations is designed for those interested in the crucial challenges facing our world today, from terrorism to globalisation, and from conflict to migration . In particular, it will provoke you to think about international challenges and the nature of interactions in the system; about the nature of theory and practice in the study of international relations.
The Master Program in American Studies is the foremost American Studies program in Belgium, jointly offered by the universities of Antwerp, Brussels, Louvain and Ghent, which directs the Program. The program features a two-semester, interdisciplinary curriculum designed to intellectually engage American society in all its richness and complexity. Students will complete eight courses including American history, politics, culture, visual arts, economics, religion, law and literature, and will prepare a final thesis on a topic of their choice.
As a student on this MA Programme in European Governance, you will study and live in two different places. This allows you to study and experience European governance from two different perspectives while providing you with a unique personal experience.
The Master in International Communication is a joint programme, developed in close cooperation between the consortium partners. Ongoing harmonisation of the curriculum, the assessment criteria and procedures insure comparability of the programme.
European Politics is a full-time Master's program taught at the Department of International Relations and European Studies and the Department of Political Science at the Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University. Its standard duration is four semesters.