Hence, it draws on a multicultural educational environment with students coming from all around the world and with different educational background. The Politics and Economics of Contemporary Eastern and South Eastern Europe programme from University of Macedonia covers a wide array of topics offered through a wide choice of courses drawing on the main disciplines of social science, namely political science (politics and public policy), economics, social and political anthropology, international law, and cultural studies. In that respect, it offers a critical and multidisciplinary analysis of all current issues in the region, such as the politics and economics of transition, EU integration and domestic reform, ethnic conflicts and security problems, human rights and migration crises, international law, business and trade in Eastern and South Eastern Europe.
Research seminars (tutorials) are held regularly and students have the opportunity to present their (ongoing) work and receive comments/get feedback from members of faculty. Additionally, guest/invited lectures are offered on a regular basis by academics, diplomats, politicians, businessmen and journalists with experience and knowledge of CE/SE Europe & Balkans regions.
Finally, and most importantly, selected/qualified students have also the opportunity to continue/pursue their studies further at the university of Bamberg, one of the best universities of southern Germany, in the framework of the exchange scheme of our double Master's programme with the university of Bamberg. The double Master's programme has been running with great success over the last five years and constitutes a crucial asset for our MA programme.
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- Politics and Society in Eastern and Southeastern Europe
- Economics in Eastern and Southeastern Europe
- ΕU Integration: Eastern and Southeastern Europe
- Empirical Methods in Social Sciences
- 13 months
- 25 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesGender & Sexuality Studies Sociology
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
All applications must be accompanied by supporting documents.
- A personal statement of purpose (stating why you want to participate in this program and describing future career plans).
- A curriculum vitae.
- Certified copies of first degree and related transcripts (course marks), translated into either English or Greek where necessary.
- Proof of proficiency in English.
- Two letters of recommendation (of which at least one must be from a faculty member of the university from which you graduated).
Scholarships: The program offers financial aid to international students with a strong academic record.
Also, a limited number of tuition fees waivers, per semester, are available for students with excellent results in semester exams.
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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