MASTERSTUDIES

231 Masters Programs in Area studies

A masters degree in area studies is a post graduate program that is focused on imparting knowledge to individuals interested in and fascinated by foreign cultures. It is an interdisciplinary program that is designed to help build the student’s expertise in a specific region of the world and understand the various diverse international issues that are at play in the different world regions. Some of the core issues that are studied in the program include: health, migration, international conflicts, governance, law, development, decolonization, global population, globalization and the role of gender, classes and races in relation to how they shape the international contexts.

A student taking a master in area studies is expected to have a thorough understanding of all the aspects mentioned and an in depth understanding of the various aspects of life in the different world regions; this includes aspects such as economics, politics and social concepts. The fact that the program offers the students an interdisciplinary approach to the various studies undertaken gives the graduates a rich understanding of the various issues affecting the society; ranging from politics, history, the economy, and culture. Students with an intellectual curiosity about other nations other than their own are attracted to the masters degree in area studies because it offers them an opportunity to pursue further studies in a subject that is of interest to them. There are career opportunities for the graduates in Foreign Service, international organizations, governmental agencies, and overseas businesses dealing with health, ecology, population and foreign trade issues.

231 Results in Area studies Filter

Master in European Studies - Governance and Regulation

University of Bonn
Master
Oct 2021
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Full-time
15 Mar 2021
English
Campus

The one-year postgraduate program is offered by the University of Bonn at the Center for European Integration Studies (ZEI). Taught in English by ZEI Professors and renowned e ...

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Master of Chinese Economic and Political Affairs (MCEPA)

UC San Diego School Of Global Policy & Strategy
Master
Sep 2020
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2 years
English
Campus

This professional degree allows students to combine UC San Diego’s rigorous professional training with a specialist’s interest in China. Students are trained to use cross-disc ...

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Master of China Studies

Zhejiang University International Business School
MA
Sep 2020
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2 years
English
Chinese
Campus

The Master of China Studies (MCS) is an MA-level degree program with a strong focus on China’s economic, cultural, and societal context. Zhejiang University International Busi ...

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Master's in European Studies and Economic Diplomacy

University of Latvia
Master
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

Study programme offers in-depth studies of international economic relations, paying special attention to the theoretical and applied problems of international economics and ec ...

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M.A. in European Studies

Centre for European Studies at Jagiellonian University
MA
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2 years
English
Campus

The MA programme in European Studies is composed of high-level postgraduate courses taught in English. Students will take classes from the core, key, speciality, and optional ...

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European Union Master

Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset
Master
Oct 2020
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Full-time
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9 months
English
Spanish
Campus

Considered the Best Master in the European Union according to the newspaper El Mundo, in 2016, he provides specific training in subjects that allow analyzing European integrat ...

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Diploma and Master in Advanced European Studies

Fondazione Collegio Europeo di Parma
Master
Diploma
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Full-time
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2 semesters
English
Italian
French
Campus

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 ...

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MA in Philosophy and Culture of East-Central Europe - Experience and Thought

Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University in Warsaw
MA
Oct 2020
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Full-time
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2 years
30 Sep 2020
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

We address this program to foreign students from all over the world (and also from Poland) who want to pursue their Master's degree in our country, become familiar with its hi ...

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Japan-Global Development Program

International University of Japan
Master
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

Japan-Global Development program (JGDP) is a newly established two-year master’s program to provide students the opportunity to learn universal development and growth logic in ...

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Master of Arts in European and East Asian Governance

Trier University
MA
26 Oct 2020
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Full-time
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4 semesters
English
Campus

Dealing with current issues of governance and government requires a deeper understanding of contemporary policy and governance challenges in different parts of the world. This ...

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Master in Euroculture: Society, Politics and Culture in a Global Context

Palacky University
MA
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

The programme focuses on European culture in the broad sense, including politics, history, geography, law and stresses Europe in the wider world.

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MDes Transcultural Design / China Studio

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Master
Aug 2020
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Part-time
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2 years
English
Campus

Throughout the MDes Transcultural Design / China Studio students will learn to decipher the local behaviors and understand the Chinese market to offer a coherent project, adap ...

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Master in European Studies

University of Wroclaw
Master
01 Oct 2020
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Full-time
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2 years
31 Aug 2020
English
Campus

The program is offered by the Chair of European Studies at the University of Wroclaw. The curriculum focuses on the EU institutions and policies but also on the specific knowl ...

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Master in Languages and Cultures of Africa

Saint Petersburg University
Master
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

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

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M.A. in Asia Pacific Studies

University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences
MA
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2 years
English
Campus

The Master in Asia Pacific Studies (MAPS) program develops valuable cultural competency of the Asia Pacific region. Reflecting the diversity and innovative spirit of San Franc ...

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