Bachelors in Social Sciences

European Studies


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European studies deal with a variety of topics related to the European Union, the European community and society, European integration and more. Programmes in European studies may either focus on various areas of interest that support the development and well-being of the EU community, especially related to social sciences and public administration, or they may take a more general approach, studying culture, history, economics, sociology, languages and others, on the European continent.

Some courses in European studies tackle contemporary problems like the context of the foundation of the European Union and the crystallization of European cultural heritage and identity. Curriculum topics include foreign policy and diplomacy, negotiation and mediation in international relations, culture and identity in a globalizing Europe, international law, European culture and civilisation.

Students develop their communication skills and gain a deep understanding of the European identity, civil society and the ongoing European unification process. Graduates will be able to identify and consider solutions to political and administrative issues in Europe.

European studies prepares future graduates for a variety of fields like: advocacy, education, government services, international relations, law, research and more.

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Suggested Bachelors in European Studies

B.A. European Law and Governance Studies

This BA provides students a comprehensive understanding of the world of law and of contemporary governance, with a focus on the European Union. It fills a gap in education about the EU, its laws, and how it is governed by providing students with a unique interdisciplinary background that will allow them to comprehend its complex reality.Students should choose to follow the first two years of the LLB in European law program & the last year of the BA in European Governance program, or vice versa. 

B.Sc. European Public Administration

This English-taught European Public Administration programme at the University of Twente (UT) will equip you to couple leadership, public management and policy with the forces of technology, becoming a (re-)designer of tomorrow’s tech-based society.

Bachelor International Relations and European Politics

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 strong emphasis on international relations theory and theories of European integration.  The programme is offered by Masaryk University.

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