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Law and Diplomacy

Tufts University

24 months
51736 USD/year
51736 USD/year
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The two-year Law and Diplomacy program at Tufts University is Fletcher’s flagship international affairs degree. It provides students with the knowledge and tools necessary to tackle the world’s most challenging problems.


A career dedicated to creating lasting, positive change

Each year, graduates of the Law and Diplomacy program at Tufts University accept challenging positions in the public, private, and non-profit sectors, as well as with international organizations. Employers around the world value Fletcher’s unique multidisciplinary program, which produces graduates who have the practical skills and prowess to navigate our increasingly complex and globally integrated world.

Faculty at the forefront

Fletcher faculty are active practitioners in their fields; they advise presidents and policymakers, write for scholarly and popular journals, and conduct cutting-edge research to advance the understanding of international issues. Their active engagement with the world translates into stimulating classroom discussions, opportunities for research collaboration, and valuable career support. Their dedication means students have the opportunity to connect with faculty at all levels for guidance – forging relationships that extend well beyond their time at Fletcher.

Programme Structure

  • Fletcher's courses are organized in three divisions: international law and organizations; diplomacy, history, and politics; and economics and international business.
  • Coursework from each division ensures breadth and interdisciplinary study.
  • MALD students build expertise in a particular area by selecting two concentrations from 11 fields of study. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Application Fee of $80
  • Applicants may submit either hard copies of official transcripts directly to the Admissions Office or scanned copies of official transcripts via the online application
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (a third is optional)
  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Official Test Score Reports
  • Evaluative Interview (optional)
  • Scholarship Application (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51736 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    51736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51736 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Medford

1458 - 3019 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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