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International Relations

University College Dublin

12 months
Duration
19900 EUR/year
8525 EUR/year
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About

MSc International Relations from the University College Dublin probes into the causes and consequences of phenomena such as war, trade, regional integration, migration and terrorism.

Overview

This International Relations programme from the University College Dublin aims to provide a comprehensive and critical grounding in key issues in politics and international relations and to allow students critically engage with cutting edge issues in the discipline.

  • Examine theoretical approaches in the contemporary study of international politics and their application.
  • Improve your skills in research design and qualitative and quantitative analysis.
  • A wide range of specialisations are available to enable you to develop your specific expertise.

Career

Graduates are employed in roles such as Government Social Researcher, Diplomatic Advisor, and Public Affairs Consultant.Graduates work with international private-sector employers, government agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations including:

United Nations, New York and GenevaEU Delegation of the European CommissionIBRD (World Bank)Anderson ConsultingEmbassy of the United States of AmericaEconomist Intelligence Unit, The Economist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of International Relations
  • Thesis
  • Statistics
  • Dissertation Design
  • Research Design and Case Study Methods
  • Political Violence.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19900 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8525 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8525 EUR per year during 12 months.

Part Time

  • EU fee per year - € 5600
  • nonEU fee per year - € 9950

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 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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