International Relations (with Thesis), M.A. | Eastern Mediterranean University | Famagusta, Northern Cyprus
M.A. On Campus

International Relations (with Thesis)

12 months
3262 USD/year
678 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At International Relations (with Thesis) from Eastern Mediterranean University instruction is heavily oriented towards interdependent study and research, entailing critical thinking, debate, and peer feedback.


International Relations (with Thesis) from Eastern Mediterranean University is designed to be interdisciplinary, a design which reflects the complexity of the field of international relations, the growing interdependence of social sciences, and the diversity of occupations that graduates are expected to confront in the public and private sectors.


Graduates of the Department of Political Science and International Relations find career opportunities in both the public and private sectors. Several of our graduates have found employment in the diplomatic services of their home countries. Many have entered other areas of the public services. Indeed, among our master program graduates are notables including both state ministries and the judiciary system. Some of our graduates now work as diplomats and others for international organizations and the NGO sector. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • M.A. Thesis
  • International Relations Theory
  • Global Governance
  • Research Methods
  • International Political Economy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications to the graduate programs at EMU can be made throughout the year, until one month prior to the beginning of each semester.


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have completed a BA/BS in another field may be admitted to the program, subject to successfully completing selected prerequisite courses from the related department.
  • An official transcript of all university-level courses taken. A comparative mark/grade table if CGPA on the transcript is not out of 4.00.
  • Attested photocopies of diplomas received from a university or equivalent institutions
  • Documentation of scores received for English and academic proficiency exams/tests. 
  • Three letters of reference
  • Give details of any grant/scholarships that you have already been awarded 
  • Statement of Purpose / Intention 
  • A photocopy of your passport or I.D. card 
  • Two passport-sized (approx. 6 cm x 5 cm) photographs.
  • Candidates are required to submit a document of financial guarantee showing that sufficient funds are available for tuition and living expenses.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3262 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1631 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 339 USD per semester during 12 months.

Thesis registration fee (per semester): Turkish Students: 7.996 TL / International Students: $2.445

Living costs for Famagusta

2299 - 3707 TRY /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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