214 Masters Programs in International Relations

International Relations is a highly developed field of knowledge, sometimes referred to as International Studies. With a Master in International Relations, students will explore the study that researches relationships between countries, on the whole and in much detail, involving roles of states, governmental and non-governmental organizations, academic and public policy fields, economics, internat… Read more

International Relations is a highly developed field of knowledge, sometimes referred to as International Studies. With a Master in International Relations, students will explore the study that researches relationships between countries, on the whole and in much detail, involving roles of states, governmental and non-governmental organizations, academic and public policy fields, economics, international law, cultural studies and much more, becoming thus an interdisciplinary field of study.

Although International Relations is a relatively young discipline, dating back to the 17th century, it is a very developed one, partly thanks to the extremely intensive situation shaping out in the modern world. With a Master in International Relations, you can be a professional addressing a number of important issues such as human rights, dealing with organized crime, globalization, nuclear proliferation, economic development and many others. Graduates with a Master in International Relations degree can go on to careers in government branches, diplomacy, non-governmental organizations, as well as private companies and corporations.

Once you have realized that you are not indifferent to the fate of the planet and that you have the right talents and capabilities, don’t hesitate to check out some of the Master in International Relations programs on this page to find the one that suits you best.

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UC San Diego School Of Global Policy & Strategy
San Diego, USA

The Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs (MAS-IA) is our leading executive international affairs degree. Incoming students are seasoned professionals with five ... +

The Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs (MAS-IA) is our leading executive international affairs degree. Incoming students are seasoned professionals with five or more years of work experience and our curriculum challenges them by digging deeply into the study of international relations, international political economy, public policy, environmental sustainability and Asia-Pacific security. Whether you’re looking to advance your global career or launch a new one, the MAS-IA provides all the tools you’ll need to excel. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Nottingham Trent University Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

Whether you’re looking to negotiate a policy for environmental change or generate solutions to global disputes, the online MA in International Relations from Nottingham Trent ... +

Whether you’re looking to negotiate a policy for environmental change or generate solutions to global disputes, the online MA in International Relations from Nottingham Trent University (NTU) can enrich your experience and unlock a world of career opportunities. -
MA
Part-time
30 months
English
May 2020
01 Apr 2020
Online
 
Queen Mary Online
London, United Kingdom

This masters programme focuses on the traditional geographic areas of international relations as well as emerging areas of interest in the developing world. It discusses the h ... +

This masters programme focuses on the traditional geographic areas of international relations as well as emerging areas of interest in the developing world. It discusses the historical significance of globalisation and how it relates to a number of key issues in international relations today. -
Master
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
St. Gallen, Switzerland

The Master’s Programme in International Affairs and Governance (MIA) is designed for students who seek a professional career in business, government, non-profit organisations ... +

The Master’s Programme in International Affairs and Governance (MIA) is designed for students who seek a professional career in business, government, non-profit organisations and international agencies. MIA graduates are trained as generalists and know how to integrate the specialist knowledge required to address today’s pressing political, economic and social problems. Combining interdisciplinary study with a results-oriented approach, the MIA programme prepares graduates for a world in which leaders and professionals must increasingly be able to work across borders, disciplines and sectors. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English, German
14 Sep 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences Berlin
Berlin, Germany

The “Intercultural Conflict Management” Master program was launched by the Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences (ASH) in 2002, influenced by the notions of the Kosovo ... +

The “Intercultural Conflict Management” Master program was launched by the Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences (ASH) in 2002, influenced by the notions of the Kosovo war in -
Master
Full-time
4 semesters
English, Spanish
Campus
 
Swiss School of Higher Education
Montreux, Switzerland

The program of Master of Arts in International Relations allows the student to acquire knowledge and skills in the most relevant matters related to international diplomacy, po ... +

The program of Master of Arts in International Relations allows the student to acquire knowledge and skills in the most relevant matters related to international diplomacy, politics, and economics in order to communicate and cooperate in the most efficient manner with international interlocutors let it be in governmental and non-governmental organizations but also in business as the case may be. -
MA
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2020
30 May 2020
Campus
 
King's College London Online
London, United Kingdom

Our International Affairs MA/PG Dip/PG Cert, with specialisms in Cyber Security and Espionage & Surveillance Studies, engages with the world’s international security issue ... +

Our International Affairs MA/PG Dip/PG Cert, with specialisms in Cyber Security and Espionage & Surveillance Studies, engages with the world’s international security issues with the goal of educating the next generation of leaders in the industry. -
MA
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Southern Federal University
Rostov-on-Don, Russia

History as a discipline aims to analyze and integrate politics and states, production and society, culture and confessions. The Master's Program in History "Transnational Rela ... +

History as a discipline aims to analyze and integrate politics and states, production and society, culture and confessions. The Master's Program in History "Transnational Relations: Russia, Asia, and Europe" is rooted in the strong belief that interconnections among the diverse regions and cultures play a crucial role in shaping social, political and economic development and that a deep understanding of historical forces is essential to grasping the contemporary dynamics. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
 
International University of Japan
Niigata, Japan

This degree program is designed to equip students with skills and knowledge necessary for successful careers in government and diplomacy, international businesses, internation ... +

This degree program is designed to equip students with skills and knowledge necessary for successful careers in government and diplomacy, international businesses, international organizations, and non-governmental organizations. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
25 Mar 2020
Campus
 
Rice University
Houston, USA

The Master of Global Affairs is a two-year, 36 credit hour degree program. The first year core-curriculum requires a sequence of 18 credit hours exposing students to a variety ... +

The Master of Global Affairs is a two-year, 36 credit hour degree program. The first year core-curriculum requires a sequence of 18 credit hours exposing students to a variety of topics in global affairs. The second year is reserved for the pursuit of an Area of Study, participation in a required internship, and completion of a capstone project. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
24 Aug 2020
15 Feb 2020
Campus
 
University of Wroclaw - Faculty of Law, Administration and Economics
Wrocław, Poland

The Master of Administration in International Organisations program lasts 2 years (4 semesters). To obtain a master's degree, students must write and defend a master thesis.

The Master of Administration in International Organisations program lasts 2 years (4 semesters). To obtain a master's degree, students must write and defend a master thesis. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Oct 2020
31 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Webster Vienna Private University
Vienna, Austria

The international relations curriculum is designed to enable the student to examine and understand the complexities and processes involved in the relationships among instituti ... +

The international relations curriculum is designed to enable the student to examine and understand the complexities and processes involved in the relationships among institutions of international governance. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
17 Aug 2020
28 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Richmond The American International University in London
Kensington, United Kingdom

The aim of our MA in International Relations at Richmond University is to equip students with in-depth knowledge of the discipline of international relations, key analytical a ... +

The aim of our MA in International Relations at Richmond University is to equip students with in-depth knowledge of the discipline of international relations, key analytical and research skills, combined with an opportunity to gain practical experience through an optional internship. -
MA
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
The George Washington University - Elliott School Of International Affairs
Washington, USA

Developments in information technology, space exploration, and genetic modification, as well as advances in material science, are governed and shaped by institutions that set ... +

Developments in information technology, space exploration, and genetic modification, as well as advances in material science, are governed and shaped by institutions that set science and technology policy. This program equips its students to work at the forefront of policy affecting the science and technology arena. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
University of the South Pacific USP
Suva, Fiji

The Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Affairs builds on the foundational courses in the Postgraduate Diploma in Diplomacy and International Affairs by adding an op ... +

The Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Affairs builds on the foundational courses in the Postgraduate Diploma in Diplomacy and International Affairs by adding an opportunity to undertake a research essay on diplomacy and international affairs on a topic of particular interest to the student. -
MA
Full-time
English
Feb 2020
Campus