Digital International Affairs, M.Sc. | Vienna School of International Studies | Vienna, Austria
24 months
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14700 EUR/year
14700 EUR/year
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About

Do you want to stay ahead of the curve in today's digital world? The Master of Science in Digital International Affairs from Vienna School of International Studies might be the perfect fit for you! With a curriculum that covers everything from big data and cybersecurity to digital diplomacy and international law, you will be prepared to tackle the challenges of the 21st century. 

Overview

The Master of Science in Digital International Affairs from Vienna School of International Studies is a two-year full-time interdisciplinary programme on the digital transformation of international affairs, equipping students with the knowledge and skills necessary to shape the international relations of tomorrow. The programme is organised in cooperation with the University of Innsbruck.*

Careers

The objective of this new programme is to prepare its graduates for international careers with a focus on digital environments. To do so, the programme pursues two objectives: First, it seeks to enhance the students’ understanding of opportunities and risks which digitalisation has created in different, interrelated areas of international affairs such as diplomacy, law, security or economics. Second, the programme seeks to develop the students’ competence in applying digital technologies, including artificial intelligence, and methods for generating and analysing digital data. 

* ... final agreement by the Senate of the University of Innsbruck pending

Programme Structure

  • The combination of understanding and applying digitalisation is unique in the global landscape of masters programmes and will give graduates a competitive edge on the labour market. 
  • It will allow them to be innovative in a range of (overlapping) issue areas, including cyber-security, cyber-marketing, digital networking and artificial intelligence.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
106

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
106

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to be eligible for admission to the MSc DIA programme, candidates must

  • hold a university degree in any discipline (minimum 180 ECTS) and
  • proof an excellent command of English.

Those candidates whose mother tongue is not English must furnish evidence of their competence in English in the form of:

  • a major at university in English language/English translation studies; or
  • a Bachelor’s degree completed in an English-speaking country; or
  • Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE); or
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) - grade A; or
  • IELTS: academic module with a minimum grade of 7.0; or
  • TOEFL: minimum marks of 627 points in the paper test, 263 points in the computer test or 106 points in the Internet test (DA institutional code/DI code: 7730).

Applications are assessed by the DIA Admissions Commission. Candidates may also be required to take a written exam and/or be invited for a personal interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14700 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14700 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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