Upon completion of the Master of Arts in International Affairs at University of Iceland the student is able to demonstrate knowledge, skills and competence as listed below:
- Has broad knowledge of the academic field of international affairs and the relevant research methods used within it
- Is knowledgeable about the connections between international and domestic affairs and the role of international organizations
- Has acquired knowledge of a specific subject of international affairs through the completion of a research project
- Can provide arguments for their findings
- Can place contemporary theoretical and analytical knowledge in international affairs in the context of relevant research
- Is familiar with relevant research methods, theories, and ethical issues in international affairs, in particular as concerns Iceland and small states in general
- Theories and International Relations
- Practical Statistics
- Qualitative Research Methods
- Small States Theory: Opportunities and Constraints of Small States in the International System
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Deadline passed, International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
Nordic citizens are exempt and may apply for graduate studies until 15 April and for undergraduate studies until 5 June.
- A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
- Satisfactory Grade Average
- Adequate command of English
- Completion of Preparatory Reading List before enrolment
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
The University of Iceland does not charge tuition fees, but the annual registration fee is currently ISK 75,000(535EUR).
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