Master’s Degree International Relations

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Master’s Degree International Relations

RUDN university
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“Global Security and Development Cooperation” is a truly transformative program, the MA has both global security and development cooperation stream. It provides a comprehensive academic foundation, complemented with on the ground field research. In the program, you will learn how and why major problems such as terrorism, poverty, environmental degradation, social inequality create an international framework in which security conflicts appear. This program introduces the core principles of international and global affairs in the areas of conflict (global security challenges) assessment, analysis and development of the programs contributing to conflict prevention and resolution, promoting stable and multipolar world; is aimed at improving understanding of complex issues, institutions and procedures related to security and development cooperation, as well as the creation of the professional skills required for a successful career of our graduates; will develop a deep understanding of the dynamics and trends that govern the global policy, as well as the ability to use this knowledge in different fields of your future career.

MA in IR is the best degree for those preparing for a diplomatic career, at the same time a degree in IR won’t just restrict your career to a government job. You will have plenty of non-government job opportunities to use this knowledge in fields as diverse as business; operational and analytical work; research centers associated with decision-making process and international issues; institutions of higher and secondary education systems.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in Master’s Degree International Relations at RUDN university for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by RUDN university.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by RUDN university as pre-requiste for admission in Master’s Degree International Relations.

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One of the most important forms of organization of the educational process is the practice-oriented nature of student training, as the activity of our department is designed to build up a new cadre of scholars, officials, internationally-oriented professionals for excellence, achievement, and leadership, capable of taking on leadership roles in international relations. Practice is held in governmental structures, Rossotrudnichestvo, Rosmolodezh, Roscosmos, Rosatom, the Chamber of Commerce, the UN Information Centre, Russian President's representative offices, embassies and the embassies of the CIS countries, and representative offices of foreign countries in the Russian Federation, etc.

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