- develop oral presentation skills
- develop student's research and professional development skills
- develop students ability to understand power in an anarchic world
- enhance group work skills
- enhance students' understanding of international organisations
- equip students with the skills necessary to understand and critically assess issues in international politics and security
Careers & EmployabilityGraduates of the International Relations programme from University College Dublin work with international private-sector employers, government agencies and non-governmental organisations including the United Nations and IMF in roles such as government social researcher, diplomatic advisor, and public affairs consultant.
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- Theories of International Relations
- Research Design
- Political Violence
- Development and Global Justice
- International Political Theory
- Africa: Crisis & Opportunity?
- Governing the Global Economy
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
DisciplinesInternational Relations International Business Political Science View 25 other Masters in International Business in Ireland
- A primary degree with at least Second Class Honours Grade 1 (2H1) in a relevant subject such as political science, international relations, social science, sociology, history, geography, economics, global studies, public policy, development studies, EU studies, law. 2H1 is equivalent to 60 per cent, B minus or 3.08 GPA - in American system: B or 3.00 GPA.
- Your application will be considered on its individual merits and relevant professional experience will also be taken into account.
- English language requirements: applicants whose first language is not English should have met TOEFL, IELTs, or computer-based TOEFL requirements (600, 6.5, or 250 respectively), or the Cambridge English Test (Certificate in Advanced English at a minimum of Grade B, or Certificate of Proficiency in English at Grade C). Applicants who obtained a previous degree from an English-speaking university may be exempted from this requirement.
International19900 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19900 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA8525 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8525 EUR per year during 12 months.
- EU: fee per year - € 5600
- nonEU: fee per year - € 9950
Living costs for Dublin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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