Master in International Relations & Diplomacy

International Business School the Hague

Program Description

Master in International Relations & Diplomacy

International Business School the Hague

Master – International Relations and Diplomacy

The International Business School, The Hague (I.B.S.H.) in The Netherlands offers a Master of Science in International Relations and Diplomacy. The two-year (120 ECTS) Master Program in International Relations and Diplomacy offers a unique blend of academic education in international relations and political science. The program offers special graduate education and training in international diplomacy and negotiation and is aimed at people who want to work in international relations between countries or as international officers in multinational companies. We offer a unique combination of theoretical training, practical exercises, and professional internship positions.

To help you understand how theoretical insights apply to real-world situations, the MA-IR combines core and elective modules that blend various teaching and learning methods, including lectures and seminars, workshops and simulations, as well as personalized assignments and numerous opportunities to explore, develop, present and debate ideas and aspirations.

What to expect from IBSH Executive Master International Relations and Diplomacy:

An accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Arts jointly awarded by I.B.S.H. and a university in the UK. Our program is a solid and professional one, combining a strong background in International Law, Global Economy and International Relations. Furthermore, the program offers study abroad positions.

At the I.B.S.H. the courses are taught by experienced academics and distinguished practitioners with a background in international organizations, civil society and business; in government and in diplomacy.

Our diverse faculty shares a deep humanitarian commitment, and a desire to encourage, challenge and inspire students.

As a private university, the school is able to provide personal assistance and feedback and the opportunity to know your lecturer.

Besides that, you will be studying in a very international environment and there are opportunities to study abroad.

Admission Requirements

  • 180 ECTs Bachelor degree (or equivalent)
  • Has a sufficient command of the English language (IELTS 6.0+ or equivalent)
  • Has written a 1500 word (max) motivation letter
  • Has met the additional requirements on legal residency
  • Has completed the Application Form
  • Has paid the program’s registration fee and administration fee

For more information, check our website: www.ibsthehague.nl

For more information, check our website: www.ibsthehague.nl

Year 1*

First semester

MODULE TITLE

ECTS

French

5

Introduction to Economics and Economic History

5

Business English

5

History of International Relations I (before 1945)

5

Principles of Management

5

International Business Law I

5

Total: 30 ECTS

Second semester

MODULE TITLE

ECTS

French

5

History of International Relations II (before 1945)

5

Theory of State

5

Computer Literacy

5

Academic Skills

5

Communication

5

Total: 30 ECTS

Year 2*

Third semester

MODULE TITLE

Credits (ECTS)

French

5

Globalisation

5

Introduction to Public Law

5

Macroeconomics

5

Theories of International Relations

5

International Organisations

5

Total: 30 ECTS

Fourth semester

MODULE TITLE

Credits (ECTS)

French

5

European Integration

5

Political Doctrines / Comparative Politics

5

Sociology

5

International Business Law II

5

International Political Affairs

5

Total: 30 ECTS

Year 3*

Third semester

MODULE TITLE

Credits (ECTS)

French

5

International Cultural Affairs

5

Peace Studies and Security Policy

5

Decision Making

5

International Communication, Meditation and Lobbying

5

International Demographic Problems

5

Total: 30 ECTS

Fourth semester

MODULE TITLE

Credits (ECTS)

French

5

Research Method in IR

5

History of Diplomacy

5

Comparative Religion

5

Internship

10

Total: 30 ECTS

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 10, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
8,500 EUR
Currently we offer a limited discount of 1000 euros for European students starting in September 2018
Information
Deadline
Request Info
EU students: September 20th
Locations
Netherlands - The Hague, South Holland
Start date : Sept. 2019
Application deadline Request Info
EU students: September 20th
End date July 15, 2020
Dates
Sept. 2019
Netherlands - The Hague, South Holland
Application deadline Request Info
EU students: September 20th
End date July 15, 2020