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European and International Studies

University of Trento

24 months
1000 EUR/year
340 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The European and International Studies program from University of Trento is the fruit of a close collaboration between the Departments of Economics and Management, Sociology and Social Research, Humanities, and the Faculty of Law. 


The multidisciplinary organization of MEIS enables students to develop a deeper and broader understanding of the transformations taking place in the European and international contexts. MEIS is based on a mixture of teaching methods, which is believed to be the best balance to merge a thorough understanding of theoretical issues with the ability to apply them in real-life situations.

The European and International Studies program from University of Trento fosters a stimulating learning environment. The School regularly organises conferences, debates, careers talks and fairs, along with a lively series of guest lectures and seminars held by academics of international standing and professionals working in distinguished international organizations.


The MEIS prepares students for careers in both the public and private sectors. MEIS Graduates will acquire the necessary skills and competences

  • to hold positions of responsibility within national and international institutions engaged in European and international affairs and private enterprises operating in international markets;
  • to work for governmental and non-governmental organisations engaged in areas such as human rights, environmental protection, institution-building, project management, etc.;
  • to contribute to research and dissemination activities in think tanks and research institutes;
  • to prepare for careers in diplomatic services.
MEIS graduates have gone on to rewarding careers as young diplomats, policy advisors, consultants, project coordinators, researchers and the like, working in international institutions, NGOs, think tanks, as well as multinationals, or have been admitted to prestigious PhD programmes in Europe and North America.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of International Economics
  • Elements of International and European Union Law
  • European and International Politics
  • Contemporary History
  • Quantitative Methods in Social Sciences
  • English Language
  • Workshop in German, Spanish or French

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • February for non-EU citizens living outside Italy
  • June for EU citizens and non-EU citizens regularly living in Italy




120 ECTS


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

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) including at least 60 ECTS from at least two of the following discipline areas: Economics, History, Philosophy, Law, Political Science, Sociology or Foreign Languages
  • English at B2+ level (upper intermediate) of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • Basic knowledge of a second foreign language among the following: Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, German

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    340 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 340 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU: 340€ - 3.400€ (based on income/merit)
  • Non-EU: 1.000€ - 4.500€ (based on merit)

Living costs for Trento

700 - 1000 EUR /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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