|Nominal duration||4 semesters (120 ECTS)|
Bachelor diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Algeria, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Pakistan, Paraguay, Philippines, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, State of Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Vietnam, Yemen.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The Department of Political Science offers a four-semester master degree programme in International Relations with a focus on the relationship between global, regional and national ideas and policies of the world. The Programme discusses the fundamental theoretical and practical issues in international politics and diplomacy, it provides students with in-depth, contextual and interdisciplinary knowledge of these issues. Two academic specialization are available in English: • Transitology (if you are interested in studying about the political, economic and social transitions /regime changes/ happened in South Europe, in Latin-America, or in Central and Eastern Europe). • European Studies: Equal Opportunities in Europe (an academic specialization for the students who are interested in the contemporary social and cultural processes of Europe as well as the issue of equal chances).
Type of entrance exam:
oral and written
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The admission procedure consists of three parts: – an online language test of the applicant’s English knowledge – an online test of the chosen field of study – an online interview Applicants can login to the examination system with the username and password they receive via e-mail. After logging in they have 60 minutes to fill in the tests within 10-14 days timeframe. The language test will examine the applicant’s basic communication skills. Those applicants who pass the test are assumed to have the necessary language knowledge to be able to successfully complete their studies. The second test will examine the applicant’s preliminary basic knowledge of the chosen field of study. The test questions are written by professors. Those applicants who pass the test are assumed to have the necessary preliminary basic knowledge to be able to pursue their studies in the chosen field. After the evaluation of tests results the Centre for International Relations will contact all applicants to set up a suitable time for the online interview (Skype, GoogleChat). Applicants will be interviewed by appointed staff members from the Department and the Centre for International Relations. Lecturers will check the applicant’s preliminary knowledge and motivation. The Centre for International Relations will check the language skills and intercultural competences of the applicant. The admission decision is based on the following results: – result of previous studies (max. 20 points) – CV, motivation letter (max. 20 points) – online language test (max. 20 points) – online test in the chosen field of study (max. 20 points) – online interview (max. 20 points) Minimum admission requirements: 60 points. Those applicants who gain less than 5 points in any section of the admission procedure will be rejected.
Ms Anita Molnár
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