18 months
19787 EUR/year
19787 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Arts in International Relations offered by Swiss School of Higher Education suits those students who seek to pursue a career with international focus. 

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The International Relations program from Swiss School of Higher Education allows the student to acquire knowledge and skills in the most relevant matters related to international diplomacy, politics and economics in order to communicate and cooperate in the most efficient manner with international interlocutors let it be in governmental and non-governmental organisations but also in business as the case may be.

This program is great for those who want to work in diplomacy and foreign policy, although fundamentals of international relations in global business will also be covered in terms international leadership and management, business and project management as well as cross-cultural communication and negotiating skills.  

In addition, a full course is devoted to EDRS (Ethics, Diversity, Responsibility, Sustainability). So fater completion of the programme, students will be able to join international organisations, become part of diplomatic services and/or work in the private sector.

Key benefits and skills after completion

After the completion of this program, students will be able to apply international, managerial and financial theories to develop leadership skills to implement in different sectors. Graduates will be able to start their career in international organizations, Diplomatic missions, Public sector and other foundations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Globalization and International Business
  • Managing Organizational Change
  • Organization, Development and HR Management
  • International Law
  • Ethics Diversity Responsibility Sustainability 
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • High Performance Leadership
  • Empowering Your Future

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed SSHE application form
  • Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates obtained.
  • Passport photo scan
  • Photocopy of valid passport or permit. 
  • Receipt for the payment of the application fee.
  • CV or Resume
  • 2 recommendation letters

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19787 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29681 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    19787 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29681 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • 32 200 CHF
  • 30% scholarship on all tuition fees to all Ukrainian students that were affected by the current political situation. To be eligible a student will just need proof that he is a Ukrainian citizen and then this reduction (30%) will be automatically applied to his total tuition fees. 

Living costs for Montreux

1700 - 2200 CHF /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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