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Eberhard Karls University Tubingen


Peace Research and International Relations

Subjects: Peace Research and International Relations,Peace Research,International,Relations

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
166 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
1,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The Master's program emphasizes research-based learning centered on key issues of peace, conflict, and international politics. It delves into the dynamics and frameworks of violent conflicts, examining how these are intertwined with the broader landscape of international politics. The program also explores the potential for cooperation among various actors to address and manage such conflicts. Students will engage in critical re-evaluation and advancement of essential concepts, institutions, and strategies for violence prevention and peaceful conflict resolution. This is grounded in methodologically sound and theoretically informed research. Additionally, the curriculum addresses fundamental ethical questions in international politics and the normative principles underlying peace. The study subjects include the processes and structures of violent conflicts, the broader structures of international politics, and the opportunities for cooperation in conflict management. The program also covers the critical re-thinking and development of violence prevention and peaceful conflict transformation strategies, as well as core ethical questions and normative foundations of peace.

Program Information

Study Location Tübingen
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester 1,500 EUR
Cost per Semester 166 EUR
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TOEFL IBT No information

You will need to have knowledge of the English language at the B2/C1 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages and prove this at the time of your application. Beyond that, there are no further language requirements in this program. You do not need to prove knowledge of the German language.

Qualification Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, International Relations or a comparable subject is required for this Master’s degree program. The final grade (GPA) must be at least "good" (2.5, upper second class or equivalent). Applicants must provide proof of their knowledge of English at the level of B2/C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

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