22 months
14000 EUR/year
14000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The International Policy and Global Affairs - Transnational Governance programme from School of Transnational Governance at European University Institute (EUI) is the first of its kind, tailored to equip the leaders of tomorrow with the knowledge and skills needed to tackle cross-border issues. 

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Our Master in Transnational Governance is a uniquely analytical and interdisciplinary programme that examines the political, economic and legal aspects of today’s most pressing transnational policy issues.

Supported by a world-class faculty of renowned professors and policy-makers, you will learn how to design innovative, effective and ethical policies to tackle a variety of transnational policy challenges. You will not only learn which policy tools to consider, but how to best combine them in order to deliver outcome-driven policies.

Our programme includes professional training session and a compulsory internship, thanks to our extensive network of prestigious academic and institutional partners. Furthermore, you will be able to specialise in an area of policy of your choosing, fine-tuning your skills set for your future careers.

Programme Structure


  • Public Leadership, Management and Administration
  • International Political Economy and Regulation
  • Politics, Democracy and Citizenship
  • Peace, Conflict and Security
  • Digitalisation, Technology and Media
  • Climate, Migration and Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 22 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant must have obtained, or be in process of obtaining, an undergraduate degree (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, of at least 180 ECTS credits) before the starting date of the master’s programme.
  • It is not possible to be enrolled on Master in Transnational Governance and another academic programme at the same time, unless a specific joint degree programme exists between the EUI and that university or institution.
  • Application Form
  • Curriculum vitae
  •  Copy of the Degree(s) diploma
  • Copy of a Transcript of records
  • Statement of purpose
  • English international language certificate (if applicable)
  • Copy of an identity document 
  • 2 Letters of reference from academics
  • Video presentation: serving the purpose of enabling the Selection Committee to develop a more accurate judgement of your scholarly knowledge, academic interest, experiences and language skills. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 22 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 22 months.

Living costs for Florence

850 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Scholarships and financial support are available.

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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International Policy and Global Affairs - Transnational Governance
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