• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
This International Relations and European Studies programme from University of Nicosia is intended to be an academic program, oriented at developing the intellectual skills of students to enable them to enter into a broad range of careers and enable them to continue with their education at the next level.

About

Profile of the International Relations and European Studies programme from University of Nicosia:

Aims

The BA program in International Relations and European Studies aims to provide broad and comprehensive knowledge of the political, social, economic and legal environment which conditions and affects the practice of international and European relations.

Objectives

The program objectives are:

  • Introduction to the main theoretical debates in International Relations and European integration.
  • Examination of the key features of the modern European and international systems, including analysis of state power, systems of governance, laws and norms, foreign policy, diplomacy, conflict, security, nationalism, as well as the role of international governmental and non-governmental organizations and European institutions.
  • Examination and analysis of the current issues and challenges of European and international politics.
  • Provision of knowledge and skills necessary for employment in areas such as government, multi-national corporations, and international organizations.

Career Prospects:

Graduates of this program go on to work in many different positions, both in the public sector, as well as the private sector.

The majority of the graduates from the program have gone on to continue their studies in the University of Nicosia and other universities. Students generally choose to further their studies in International Relations, but many choose as well to pursue an MBA.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Application Deadlines for European and Local Students - Please call the Office of Admissions

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to International Relations
  • World History Since 1500
  • International Organizations
  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Theory
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Nationalism and Ethnic Politics
  • Middle-East Politics
  • International Political Economy
  • Diplomacy
  • Theory of International Relations

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

Regular Academic Admission

Regular admission to academic programmes requires a recognised High School Leaving Certificate with a grade of 7.5 out of 10 or 15 out of 20 or a rank in the top 50%, or equivalent qualifications.

In addition to the above, applicants must also submit the following documents:

  • Τwo recommendation letters.
  • A personal statement by the prospective student expressing his/her interest in following the program.
  • A CV of the prospective student.

Special Academic Admission

This category of admission may be offered to students who possess a High School Leaving Certificate but who do not have the stipulated grades or other requirements for regular admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    9120 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9120 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    8940 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8940 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Nicosia

  • 576 - 870 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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