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International Relations

Thammasat University

24 months
1054 USD/year
1054 USD/year
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Taught in English, the Master of Poltical Science Program in International Relations (MIR) program at Thammasat University intendes to educate Thai and foreign students to be cognizant of and well prepared for the challenges brought about by the changing global and regional landscapes.


One cannot understand his or her country's political or economic succeses and/or failures without knowing how it fits into the present-day international system. During the last two decades, global economic and political interconnectedness among and beyond nation-states has drastically transformed international social lives beyond imagination.In developing efficacious lives for the betterment of themselves, their countries as well as the world, students of international relations must be alert to these transformations.

Learning outcomes

The MIR Program is guided by four main questions:

  • How and why do international actors, state as well as non-state shape and determine basic international structure and pattern?
  • How do international structures and transnational forces influence outcomes, actions and the distribution of basic values in the world society?
  • How have international power relations and globalizing forces/issues affected the Asia Pacific region?
  • How has global changes challenged Southeast Asia and Thailand?

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scope and Research Methods in International Relations
  • International Relations and Globalization: Approaches, Processes and Institutions
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • International Cooperation and Organizations
  • The Politics of International Law
  • International Political Economy and Global Governance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the MIR Program must have a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from accredited college or university. They cannot be concurrently enrolled in another program of study, either Thammasat University or any other university or college.
  • Students must have completed all the corses with an overall minimum GPA of 3.00 and English Language Proficiency is required; TU-GET (minimum 550), or TOEFL (minimum 550 for the paper based, 213 for the computer based, and 79 for the internet based), or IELTS (no less than 6).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1054 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 527 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1054 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 527 USD per semester during 24 months.

16,500 baht

Living costs for Bangkok

23180 - 36560 THB /month
Living costs

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


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