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MScScienze internazionali / International studies

University of Siena
Italy, Siena
Department of Political and International Sciences Italy, Siena, Via P.A. Mattioli, 10 - 53100
Tuition fee

The tuition fee is calculated according to the country of origin and ranges from a minimum of € 756 to a maximum of € 2406 (per year). You can calculate the amount to be paid per year at this link.

Application fee €30 per programme

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The master’s degree program in International Studies provides multidisciplinary knowledge of a legal, economic, political, historical and linguistic nature. This knowledge aims to develop the ability to understand and analyze the international dimension of political, economic and social phenomena.

The acquired competences allow graduates of the course of study to outline and monitor highly complex projects and operational strategies in the fields of international relations, development cooperation and European policies. Typical career opportunities include diplomatic careers, international organizations, community institutions, non-governmental organizations.

Programme structure

The degree course in International studies has two curricula taught in Italian:
- International development and cooperation
- International and diplomatic sciences

Class MIUR: LM-52 Master’s Degree in International Relations
Duration: 2 years
Credits: 120

Career opportunities

The course prepares for entry into the public administration, community institutions, international organizations, framing their graduates in the professional profile of the diplomat, the international official, the public manager, as well as the company manager.

In the same way, the course prepares for the profession of officer and manager of non-governmental and non-profit organizations, national or international, that deal with international relations, human rights, development cooperation, humanitarian interventions in the areas of crisis.

The typical career opportunities of graduates are:
- the diplomatic career;
- the European institutions;
- international governmental and non-governmental organizations;
- development cooperation bodies;
- companies and other private organizations operating internationally (multinationals, banks, insurance companies, trade associations and voluntary organizations);
- the ministerial offices, embassies and consulates, cultural institutes abroad;
- study and research centers.

Apply now! First intake - Academic year 2020/21
Application deadline
Jan 15, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Sep 28, 2020
Apply now! Second intake - Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Feb 1, 2020
Application deadline
Apr 28, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Sep 28, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States