Distance learning Masters Programs in Area studies in Europe 2020

Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized re… Read more

Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.

Area studies have become more and more common in the academic world since the 1940s. These research fields are intended to assist students with increasing their knowledge and understanding of a variety of diverse populations and regions or countries.

Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.

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University of Bonn
Bonn , Germany

The Master of European Studies - Governance and Regulation is a one-year postgraduate program offered by the University of Bonn at the Center for European Integration Research ... +

The Master of European Studies - Governance and Regulation is a one-year postgraduate program offered by the University of Bonn at the Center for European Integration Research (ZEI). Under the leadership of ZEI professors and a flying faculty of renowned experts from across the EU, you will be part of an international group of students with diverse backgrounds and experiences. -
Master
Full-time
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Eötvös Loránd University
Budapest , Hungary

TEMA+ European Territories: Heritage and Development is a two-year (120 ECTS), bilingual (English and French) Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree program (EMJMD), involving fiv ... +

TEMA+ European Territories: Heritage and Development is a two-year (120 ECTS), bilingual (English and French) Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree program (EMJMD), involving five universities from the EU and Canada. The TEMA+ Consortium is coordinated from ELTE and formed by the École des Hautes en Sciences Sociales in Paris (EHESS), the University of Catania (UNICT), the Charles University, Prague (CUNI), and the Laval University from Canada (UL) in cooperation with the European Heritage Label (EHL) and different UNESCO offices. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English, French
01 Sep 2020
17 Feb 2020
Campus
 
University of Trento School of International Studies
Trento , Italy

The programme aims to provide students with those multidisciplinary tools and competences indispensable for a broad-based understanding of economic, legal, political and socia ... +

The programme aims to provide students with those multidisciplinary tools and competences indispensable for a broad-based understanding of economic, legal, political and social transformations in the European and international contexts. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Metropolitan University Prague
Prague , Czech Republic

The Master’s Degree Study Programme offered by the Department of International Relations and European Studies provides students with an opportunity to explore advanced topics ... +

The Master’s Degree Study Programme offered by the Department of International Relations and European Studies provides students with an opportunity to explore advanced topics in international relations and European studies while honing skills related to -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
October 2020
31 Jul 2017
Campus
 
Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Metropolitan City of Venice , Italy

This programme allows you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the languages, literatures, and cultures of European and American postcolonial countries according to t ... +

This programme allows you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the languages, literatures, and cultures of European and American postcolonial countries according to the curriculum you choose: American, French, German, Iberian, Slavic and Balkan Studies. During your studies, you will develop an advanced knowledge of the history of literary language and the culture of the studied civilisations and gain a strong competence in one of the languages that you study. Thanks to collaborations with foreign universities that allow you to obtain joint degrees or double diplomas, the programme is markedly international in nature. At the end of your degree, you can pursue further studies or assume positions in the field of Italian and international entrepreneurship in public and private institutions. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Université Catholique de Lille - Faculté de Droit
Lille , France + 1 More

Our master’s program in Global and European Politics is an advanced training program focussing on the political, economic, social-ecological and cultural processes regulating ... +

Our master’s program in Global and European Politics is an advanced training program focussing on the political, economic, social-ecological and cultural processes regulating contemporary societies in a globalized world. The global and regional levels are the stages at which major political challenges play out: transnational armed conflicts, environmental degradation, and climate change, inequalities, poverty or international crime, among others. This program provides students with a thorough knowledge of the formal and informal rules of the game of global politics, but also the necessary know-how to understand and act on the world of tomorrow. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English, French
01 Sep 2020
14 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Fondazione Collegio Europeo di Parma
Parma , Italy

The Diploma and University Master in Advanced European Studies is meant to be a stepping-stone to increase one’s competences in the field of European Union law, economy and po ... +

The Diploma and University Master in Advanced European Studies is meant to be a stepping-stone to increase one’s competences in the field of European Union law, economy and policies, so as to give tools for building up an international career. Its interdisciplinary and multilingual study program is aimed at providing specialized skills on the structure and functioning of the European Union and its policies. -
Master
Full-time
2 semesters
English, Italian, French
October 2020
Campus
 
University of Latvia
Riga , Latvia

The Master’s Programme of Orientalistics is offered at the Department of Asian Studies of the Faculty of Humanities (University of Latvia). First students were matriculated in ... +

The Master’s Programme of Orientalistics is offered at the Department of Asian Studies of the Faculty of Humanities (University of Latvia). First students were matriculated in the year 1997 and until now the University of Latvia is the only university in the country that confers an academic degree in Oriental Studies. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2020
22 Nov 2019
Campus
 
Высшая школа экономики
Moscow , Russia

The program focuses on major trends in the development of East Asia and adjacent regions. Geographically, it focuses primarily on China, Korea, Japan, in part - to the countri ... +

The program focuses on major trends in the development of East Asia and adjacent regions. Geographically, it focuses primarily on China, Korea, Japan, in part - to the countries of Southeast Asia, with a separate analysis of the most important cross-border and trans-cultural trends, in particular, the influence of Islamic and Buddhist cultures on international cooperation and on the types of governance. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2020
14 Aug 2020
Campus
 
University of Helsinki
Helsinki , Finland

In the Master's Programme in European and Nordic Studies (ENS), you are taken back to these roots and gain a profound understanding of Europe in all of its historical, politic ... +

In the Master's Programme in European and Nordic Studies (ENS), you are taken back to these roots and gain a profound understanding of Europe in all of its historical, political and cultural diversity. It is also a unique programme in the Nordic countries where you can specialise in Nordic Studies in English. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Aug 2020
10 Jan 2020
Campus
 
UCAM Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia
Murcia , Spain + 1 More

The Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights represents an innovation in the educational field. Its support of a face-to-face formation, the active involvement of s ... +

The Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights represents an innovation in the educational field. Its support of a face-to-face formation, the active involvement of students of various nationalities, combined visits to European institutions and the mixed approach of the provided training makes UCAM’s Master's in EU Studies and Human Rights a rigorous, innovative and top quality program. -
Master
Full-time
English
01 Oct 2020
Campus
 
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU)
Beppu , Japan + 1 More

Many people regard the 21st century as the “Asia Pacific century” as a result of the region’s continuous and robust growth. The region’s prominence can be witnessed through it ... +

Many people regard the 21st century as the “Asia Pacific century” as a result of the region’s continuous and robust growth. The region’s prominence can be witnessed through its increasing political power in the G-20 and economic interdependence that boosts steady growth. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Apr 2020
Campus
 
University of Siena
Siena , Italy

The Second Cycle Degree Programme (Laurea Magistrale) in International Studies (LM-52) provides students with interdisciplinary knowledge in the areas of law, economics, polit ... +

The Second Cycle Degree Programme (Laurea Magistrale) in International Studies (LM-52) provides students with interdisciplinary knowledge in the areas of law, economics, political science, sociology, history and languages. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
University of Wroclaw
Wrocław , Poland

MA in European Studies is offered by the Institute of Political Science at the University of Wroclaw. Master in European Studies (specialization: EU Regional Policy) focuses o ... +

MA in European Studies is offered by the Institute of Political Science at the University of Wroclaw. Master in European Studies (specialization: EU Regional Policy) focuses on the EU and European institutions but also on the specific knowledge related to European Civilisation and Cultural Identities in Europe. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Oct 2020
15 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Saint Petersburg University
Saint Petersburg , Russia

Extensive experience in teaching African languages combined with a comprehensive set of courses relevant for African studies.

Extensive experience in teaching African languages combined with a comprehensive set of courses relevant for African studies. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
September 2020
08 Jun 2019
Campus