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International Relations - Global Governance and Social Theory

University of Bremen

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About

The substantive focus of the International Relations - Global Governance and Social Theory programme offered by the University of Bremen  is the analysis of governance beyond the nation state. This research topic is examined from a political science perspective, and within the context of enduring processes of globalization and increasing cross-border activity.

Overview

This emphasis on the governance perspective and the explicit integration of general social theoretical questions is a unique feature of the International Relations - Global Governance and Social Theory programme offered by the University of Bremen

Students at International Relations - Global Governance and Social Theory programme offered by the University of Bremen will gain knowledge in:

  • Theories and Issues of Global Governance
  • Changing Context of Global Governance
  • Theorizing Social Order and Change
  • Methodology

Accreditation

 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Actors, Institutions, and Global Governance
  • International History 
  • Modern Social Theory 
  • Research Design 
  • Transformations of the State
  • Social Theory and International Relations
  • Normative Theories of International Order

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A proof of a bachelor’s (or master’s) degree or its equivalent in International Relations, Political Science, Sociology, or a similar area of study worth 180 credit points (CP) according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) (or equivalent). 
  • A transcript of undergraduate courses and grades with a GPA equivalent to 2.3 or better in the German grading system.
  • An English essay explaining why they are choosing this program and what their research interests are (“letter of motivation”).
  • An English summary (1,000 words) of their bachelor’s or master’s thesis. 
  • A current CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

In Bremen, there are no tuition fees. But you do have to pay a semester contribution: 386,39 euro.

Living costs for Bremen

738 - 1106 EUR /month
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