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International Relations, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months


This Course is an advanced education programme in the field of International Relations and the problems and challenges as posed by the world agenda. It furthers and enhances specialised development of intellectual and technical skills in specific areas, such as International Negotiation, Diplomacy, Integration, Geopolitics, Security, Strategic Studies, Human Rights and Citizenship.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Debates in International Relations 
  • Geopolitics in a Global Order 
  • Methodology and Transferable Skills 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Application Form;
  • Form where the applicant lists his/her preferences in case he/she applies to more than one programme;
  • Copy of degree certificate, displaying all course units and respective grades and degree’s average grade (score); 
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae; 
  • English Proficiency Certificate, when applicable;
  • Proof of electronic payment of the application fee; 
  • Other documents deemed useful.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Braga

  • 454 - 700 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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