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International Affairs

Linnaeus University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
10953 EUR/year
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The Master in International Affairs (MIA) from Linnaeus University is a two-year full-time programme with a curriculum that develops international affairs professionals with interest in contemporary international changes and challenges. 

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The main objective of the Master in International Affairs (MIA) from Linnaeus University is to prepare graduates to pursue careers in international organizations, businesses, transnational civil society organizations or within diplomacy. 

Programme courses are led by highly merited instructors with research and teaching interests in international and European affairs, international state and human security, international corruption and political economy, foreign policy analysis, human rights and sustainable development and diplomacy among democracies and dictatorships.


After completed studies, you will have advanced knowledge and skills within the field of analysis and investigation, particularly in relation to business intelligence. This makes you suitable for advanced political and/or administrative assignments and investigation work, within the public as well as the private sector, nationally and internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • European Integration 
  • Global Politics 
  • Qualitative Methods 
  • Quantitative Methods  
  • International Organizations 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To meet the entry requirements for master's level (second cycle or graduate) studies, you must have been awarded a Bachelor's degree (equivalent to a Swedish kandidatexamen) from an internationally recognised university.
  • Bachelor´s degree with a minimum of 90 credits in one the following main fields of study: social sciences, humanities or economics. 
  • English 6 or the equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10953 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21906 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • Tuition fee, first payment: 55,000 SEK
  • Tuition fee, total: 220,000 SEK


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