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University of the Bundeswehr


International Security Studies

Subjects: International Security Studies,Security Studies,International

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
2 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
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💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
5,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
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Course description

The Master of Arts in International Security Studies (MISS) is a distinctive post-graduate program tailored for security professionals. This one-year course is a collaboration between the University of the Bundeswehr Munich (UniBwM) and the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies (GCMC). It aims to equip international military and civilian students, who already have some professional experience, for leadership roles in both public and private sectors. MISS participants gain from the unique strengths of both institutions. The program blends academic modules taught by UniBwM professors and selected international faculty with the policy-focused programs of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. This German-American defense institution allows students to study alongside government officials from 110 countries. The curriculum offers a comprehensive understanding of international security. It also connects students to a global network of over 10,000 security professionals. This network and the knowledge gained from the program prepare students for executive positions, enhancing their careers in meaningful ways.

Program Information

Study Location Neubiberg
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 2 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester 5,500 EUR
Cost per Semester No information
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A certificate of English language proficiency (CEFR Level B2)

Qualification Requirements

Completion of a typically four-year higher education degree accrediting a competence level equivalent to 240 ECTS points ( Technical Degree (Diplom), Master's or Bachelor's Degree, or an equivalent domestic or foreign qualification usually requiring four years of full-time studies ) At least two years' qualified professional work experience A certificate of English language proficiency (CEFR Level B2) Successful completion of an admission interview

Document Requirements

Duly completed Application Form (Available in the download section) Certified copy (German or English) of higher education qualification certificate Certified copy (German or English) of university degree certificate (incl. transcript of records) Documents (German or English) at least two years of qualified professional work experience Certificate of English language proficiency (CEFR Level B2, For more information see: “” 
) A letter of motivation (The applicant should explain why he is interested in this specific program and how he sees it contributing to his further career) A Curriculum Vitae (bio) listing all study courses hitherto completed by the applicant as well as a complete record of professional experience One letter of recommendation (preferably from a former professor or supervisor)

Application Process

Acceptance Interview Yes
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