Masters in Political Science & International Relations

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.

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Global Communications Global Communications
  • Jan 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 40,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 40,000 per year
  • 12 months

The program provides students with theoretical core courses in global communications, global cultures, global media, rhetoric, and globalization, as well as in new methodologies for emerging fields, branding, advertising, and cultural policy.

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Development and International Economics Development and International Economics
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA £ 5,200 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 12,100 per year
  • 12 months

The Development and International Economics MA is one of a suite of masters degrees in economics at Kingston University that are focused on giving you the ability and confidence to analyse and offer solutions to real-world problems.

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Donauraum Studien (Postgradualer Studiengang) Donauraum Studien (Postgradualer Studiengang)
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 911 per semester
  • Non-EEA € 911 per semester
  • 24 months

Der Studiengang vermittelt Grundlagen und Hintergrundwissen für ein tiefgreifendes Verständnis der mittel- und osteuropäischen Geschichte, Kultur, Wirtschaft, Politik sowie aktueller gesellschaftlicher Fragen. Schwerpunkt ist die historische und kulturelle Entwicklung der Region. Eine Vertiefung der Studienfächer wird in den Bereichen Kunst und Literatur angeboten. Im Wahlfachbereich steht den Studierenden nahezu das gesamte Angebot der Universität (juristische, politologische und wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fächer) offen.

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Civil War Studies Civil War Studies
  • Any time
  • National $ 7,125 per year
  • International $ 7,125 per year
  • Not specified

The Certificate in Civil War Studies is designed for students interested in the antebellum period, the Civil War years (1861 to 1865), and reconstruction era, and the social, cultural, economic, and political developments in the North and South.

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Kulturdiplomatie (Mitteleuropäische Studien - Diplomatie) Kulturdiplomatie (Mitteleuropäische Studien - Diplomatie)
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 911 per semester
  • Non-EEA € 911 per semester
  • 24 months

Der kulturdiplomatische Studiengang bietet Studierenden mit einem Bachelor-Abschluss eine einschlägige Bildung an, in deren Mittelpunkt die Beispielregion Mitteleuropa steht. Die Studienschwerpunkte sind neben der Kulturwissenschaft die Bereiche Geschichte, Außenpolitik und Völkerrecht. Neben dem klassischen Bereich der Diplomatie sind die AbsolventInnen auch für Tätigkeiten in der Wissenschaft, der Presse, bei NGOs aber auch im Bereich des Kulturmanagements qualifiziert.

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International Conflict and Security International Conflict and Security
  • Jan 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 16,500 per year
  • Non-EEA € 16,500 per year
  • 12 months

The Brussels School of International Studies is a multidisciplinary postgraduate school, bringing together the disciplines of politics, international relations, law and economics.

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Global Biopolitics (M. Soc. Sc.) Global Biopolitics (M. Soc. Sc.)
  • Dec 2015
  • Non-EEA € 0 per year
  • 24 months

The programme provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the politics of ‘life’ through a training in the theories and concepts of biopolitics as formulated by Michel Foucault and other key thinkers such as Gilles Deleuze, Giorgio Agamben, Antonio Negri and Roberto Esposito.

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International Human Rights Law International Human Rights Law
  • Oct 2015
  • EEA £ 8,755 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 14,350 per year
  • 12 months

Our LLM International Human Rights Law is the oldest established human rights law course in Europe and offers you detailed coverage of the international and regional machinery for protecting and promoting human rights, plus knowledge of different human rights, their interplay, and their protection in peace, as well as conflict, situations.

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Postgraduate Certificate in Human Rights and Development Management Postgraduate Certificate in Human Rights and Development Management
  • Nov 2015
  • EEA € 4,180 per year
  • Non-EEA € 4,180 per year
  • 12 months

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.

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Internationale Beziehungen - Europäische Studien Internationale Beziehungen - Europäische Studien
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 911 per semester
  • Non-EEA € 911 per semester
  • 24 months

Im Masterstudiengang „Internationale Beziehungen“ (IB) lernen die Studierenden, die Herausforderungen der heutigen Globalisierung und der europäischen Integration aus interdisziplinärer Perspektive zu analysieren und geeignete Lösungsstrategien zu entwickeln.

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Mediterranean Studies Mediterranean Studies
  • Oct 2015
  • EEA € 3,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 3,000 per year
  • 12 months

The MA in Mediterranean Studies is designed to be a flexible and dynamic umbrella program that covers a wide variety of issues and problems of the mediterranean area across different disciplines (i.e., Political Science, International Relations, Cultural Studies, and Economics). It is premised on a multidimensional approach to an array of pressing, though interdependent, questions such as conflict, security and nationalism; democratization, civil society and the Arab Spring; Cultures and multiculturalism; women’s issues and activism; economic crisis and development; and energy security and environmental challenges. The collaborative structure of the program facilitates the diverse contributions of faculty of the different participating institutions, enabling and sustaining the program’s wide-ranging focus.

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International Business International Business
  • Sep 2015
  • International € 14,830 per year
  • 12 months

The Master of Science in International Business jointly offered with the UPF's International Trade School —ESCI— is a one-year, full time programme entirely taught in English which trains professionals to work in the demanding competitive environment of the international company. It is an officially accredited master programme and it includes a curricular internship.

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