The study field of International Relations and European Politics (taught in English) makes students familiar with basic issues of international relations and European studies with a strong emphasis on international relations theory and theories of European integration.
Key areas of the study program include the history of international relations and Europe, the foreign policy of selected actors, and security aspects of international relations including energy security. Students can further specialize within optional courses focused on specific issues of international relations and organizations, and also on the foreign policy of specific countries and regions.
A successful graduate is able to
- understand theories of international relations and correctly use the terminology of the discipline;
- understand the history of IR, Europe, and its main trends;
- characterize the main dimensions of IR (economic, security, international law);
- analyze foreign policy of states and European politics in selected regions;
- orient themselves in basic methodologies of IR.
The IREP graduates can find employment in a number of professional areas, especially in large companies, international organizations, think-tanks, state administration and diplomatic service, apparatus of political parties and journalism.
Admission committee evaluates candidates based on the submitted documents and video-interviews: The documents we collect are: cover letter of 500 words essay - 1,500-word essay on an international world's policy topic of your own choice secondary school certificate and overall results (if applicable) proof of English ID or passport copy
Admission committee reviews the materials and interviews and evaluates them (maximum 100 points). Passing level is 60 points.
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