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International Affairs and Governance (MIA)

University of St. Gallen (HSG)

M.A. On Campus
18 months
Duration
6180 EUR/year
2652 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The International Affairs and Governance (MIA) programme at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) complements the HSG's well-established Business perspective with components from Economics, Law, and Political Science. 

Overview

The MIA emphasizes multi- and interdisciplinary courses that put equal weight on topics in business administration, economics, law, and political sciences and make use of innovative teaching formats. Specifically, the curriculum is structured along three pillars – thematic, methodological and professional - for an optimal balance between fundamental knowledge, empirical applications, and a professional education.

Career Prospects 

The International Affairs and Governance (MIA) programme at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) prepares you for an attractive professional career. Statistics show that more than half of our graduates go on to work in the private sector, in banking and financial institutions, for insurance companies, consultancies and other multinational corporations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Politics and Market Economy
  • International Law and Business Strategy
  • Data Analytics and Causal Inference
  • Strategies of Social Science Inquiry
  • Cases in International Affairs
  • Consultancy Projects
  • Multilevel Energy and Climate Governance
  • Politics in Financial Regulation
  • Foreign Policy Strategies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

If you have one of the following degrees from a recognised university or complete one before your chosen degree programme starts, then you can apply for this Master's programme:

  • University Bachelor's degree in Economics, Social Sciences or Law with at least 30 ECTS credit points in Economics, Social Sciences, Law, Political Sciences, Public Administration or International Affairs.
  • Consecutive University Master's degree in another disciplineBachelor's and Master's degree programmes must have been completed in the same discipline (consecutively) and amount to at least 270 ECTS credit points together.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6180 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3090 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2652 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1326 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

Tuition Fee

  • CHF 1429 - National
  • CHF 3329 - International

Funding

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