A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.
Social sciences help students to better understand the interactions and systems within human society. Topics covered may include how communities and populations form governments, make laws, develop economic systems, or how individuals make decisions.
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Top Master Programs in Social Sciences in Kazakhstan 2017/2018
The MIR is a 3-semester, 36 credits program (90 European Credits) that trains students in the theory and practice of contemporary global politics. [+]
Master of International Relations (MIR)
Launched in 2002, the MIR program trains students in the theory and practice of contemporary global politics. Critical study of how global engagement affects socioeconomic and political concerns provides a unique background for many professional fields, from foreign service to international companies and education. The MIR has an excellent record of sending graduates to Europe and the United States for further study.
Average duration of the program: 3 semesters of full-time study, 36 credits (90ECTS). The program consists of a set of required courses, elective courses, internship, and a master’s thesis. ... [-]