MASTERSTUDIES

29 Masters Programs in Politics

Students who wish to obtain a master's degree are undertaking a major goal. To earn this degree, a person must first obtain an undergraduate degree. Students usually need to complete a thesis or another type of research paper before graduating.

What is a Master in Politics? This degree teaches the complicated science and philosophical theories behind politics around the world. A master's degree in politics intersects with a wide range of other topics, including public policy, economics, sociology, law and psychology. Students learn about the political climate of countries around the world. A typical degree involves political philosophy, international relations and comparative politics. Students can choose to gain broad knowledge about all three or to focus on a specific area of interest.

Individuals who decide to earn a postgraduate degree in politics may receive many benefits and gain practical and analytical skills. Graduates may learn to conduct political research, hone their written communication skills and understand how information technology fits into economic and political markets.

The cost to earn a master’s degree varies by country as well as by institution. Certain programs are longer than others and require a larger financial obligation. Some students may qualify for scholarships, grants or loans.

Individuals who attain a postgraduate degree in politics have a variety of career options. Some may go onto work for the federal government in the capacity of an elected official. Others may take administrative jobs in politics, analyze public policy or become lobbyists. Outside of government jobs, graduates may choose to become political science educators at the secondary or college level. Positions are also available in public affairs and public administration in some locations. Still other individuals may choose to work in multiple areas, such as teaching as well as holding public office.

People who have an interest in earning a master’s degree in politics can attend a wide range of universities around the world. Many institutions offer online courses. Internet courses are an excellent option for people who need a more flexible schedule. Search for your program below or contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

29 Results in Politics Filter

Master in Politics and War

The Swedish Defence University (SEDU)
Master
Aug 2020
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2 years
15 Jan 2021
English
Campus

This program will give you a deeper understanding of issues pertaining to Politics, Security, and War. You will increase your ability to independently and critically review, e ...

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Master's Program in Sociology of Politics and International Relations

Lobachevsky University
Master
01 Sep 2020
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2 years
English
Campus

Sociology, International Relations Theory, Political Science, Political Psychology - Theoretical approaches and research methods of all these sciences are united by a unique m ...

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Master of Arts in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)

University of Bucharest
MA
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2 years
English
Campus

The Faculty of Philosophy, in a partnership with the Faculty of Business and Administration, are pleased to announce the launch of their new jointly organized MA program in Ph ...

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Masters in Arts Politics

NYU | Tisch
MA
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Full-time
English
Campus

Our MA offers an intimate and intensive one-year experience that expands the possibilities of cultural production. We rigorously explore the interplay between critical theory ...

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Double Degree Master in Economics, Politics and Business in Asia

HSE Higher School of Economics
Master
MBA
Sep 2020
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2 years
14 Aug 2020
English
Campus

Practice-oriented, English-language dual Master’s degree programme at leading universities in Russia and Asia. Students are enrolled at two universities simultaneously and sel ...

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MA in Political Philosophy

Ural Federal University
MA
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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2 years
30 Sep 2020
English
Campus

The MA program in Political Philosophy is designed for students who are interested in philosophical reflection on the most complex and substantial issues underlying contemporar ...

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Master in Politics and Society

Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Master
Sep 2020
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Full-time
English
Campus

The relationship between politics and society has changed dramatically. In this Master’s programme, we aim to understand the causes & consequences of this change.

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Master in Politics, Administration and Organization: Politics and Social Policy

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

Politics and Social Policy (PSP) is a two-year second-cycle degree program entirely taught in English. The PSP program is promoted by the Department of Political and Social Sc ...

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Master in Politics

University of Lincoln
MA
Sep 2020
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus

The MA Politics offers you the opportunity to develop an advanced understanding of politics and policymaking across national and international settings. You can explore critic ...

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Master's Degree in Applied Political Analysis

Universidad de Murcia
Master
Sep 2020
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Full-time
Spanish
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

The Official University Master's Degree in Applied Political Analysis is aimed at: Graduates and Graduates in Social, Legal and Economic Sciences. Other degrees will be consid ...

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Vaclav Havel Joint Master Programme in European Politics and Society

Leiden University
Master
Sep 2020
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2 years
English
Campus

In the two-year international joint Master's programme in European Politics and Society (EPS) you will be able to study at four major European universities in Prague, Leiden, ...

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Master's Degree in Political Theory and Democratic Culture

Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Master
Sep 2020
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Part-time
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2 semesters
Spanish
Campus

The Master in Political Theory and Democratic Culture is the only Master in Spain dedicated almost exclusively to political theory. However, this is one of the most relevant f ...

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MSc Environment, Politics and Development

SOAS University of London
MSc
28 Sep 2020
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Part-time
English
Campus

This programme takes a critical political ecology frame and examines environmental policy and its intersections with development from a social justice angle. It is taught and ...

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Master of European Politics and Policies (Leuven et al)

KU Leuven
MSc
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Part-time
English
Campus

This program combines academic excellence in the comparative study of public sector structures, policy-making and administration within Europe, with a concern for the practica ...

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European Politics and Society: Vaclav Havel Joint Master Program

Charles University, Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS)
Master
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2 years
English
Campus

The European Politics and Society (EPS): Vaclav Havel Joint Master Program is a multidisciplinary two-year Joint Master Degree Program linking the fields of European politics, ...

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