International Affairs

National University of Singapore

Master On Campus
24 months
32044 USD/year
32044 USD/year
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International Affairs at National University of Singapore brings Asia’s role as a key influencer in world affairs to the forefront.


International Affairs at National University of Singapore  furthers the school’s mission of educating current and future generations of leaders to improve the level of governance in Asia.

Key facts:

Regarded as one of the top schools for public policy and governance in Asia, the LKYSPP’s programmes are designed to equip all participants with relevant and useful skills across a broad spectrum of disciplines in international relations.

The Master in International Affairs programme provides students with a strong foundation in both theoretical frameworks and practical knowledge of multi-disciplinary subfields of international relations, together with an immersive experience in Asia.

Furthermore, the Master in International Affairs programme offers various specialisations. These include but are not limited to international security, regional studies and international economics and development. Students who enrol in the programme will be exposed to hands-on activities to apply key theories and also gain a deep understanding of worldly affairs and current issues in the fields of diplomacy, security, as well as public and foreign service.

Graduates of the LKYSPP have gone on to pursue rewarding careers in governments, multilateral institutions and international organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Relations: Theory and Practice
  • International Security - Concepts, Issues and Policies
  • International Political Economy
  • Research Methods in International Affairs
  • Global Governance in a Changing World

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




64 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should be passionate about understanding the transformation that is taking place in Asia and across the world, and are highly motivated, outward-looking, and open to new ideas.
  • Applicants seeking admission to the programme should possess a good Bachelors (Honours – second class and above) degree or its equivalent.
  • Applicants with at least 2 years of work experience are preferred. Proficiency in written and spoken English is critical.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32044 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16022 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    32044 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16022 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

S$21,299.50/ Total=S$85,198


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