More information about the requirement application can be found on www.universiteitleiden.nl/international-relations-and-diplomacy
EU/EEA students: 1 April (September intake);
About International Relations and Diplomacy
This programme offers a unique blend of academic education in international relations and political science with practical graduate education and training in international negotiation and diplomacy. This two - year MSc - programme is offered jointly by the Institute of Political Science of Leiden University and the prestigious Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael in The Hague. Clingendael's objective is to promote the understanding of international affairs, and the institute focuses specifically on E uropean co - operation, international security, and diplomacy.
You will take core courses in the fields of international relations and political science. In addition, you will gain special ised knowledge and hands - on experience in the area of diplomacy and international organisations, and insights into the practice of international negotiations and diplomacy. During the programme, you will have the opportunity to complete an internship at an international organisation or to take additional specialised courses.
For detailed information on the courses and curricula, see the e - Prospectus: studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/international-relations-and-diplomacy
Job and Career prospects
Career options include international diplomacy, international government and non - governmental organisations, national or international public administrations, think tanks and research institutions, international interest associations or international business.
Do you want to apply for this programme at Leiden University? FInd out how to apply by following the step-by step guide: www.universiteitleiden.nl/master/international-relations-and-diplomacy
About Leiden University
Are you curious, critical and involved in the world around you? At Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands, you can make a valuable contribution to tackling the various national and international challenges facing modern society. Together with academics and fellow students from all over the world, you will actively address these challenges. We keep an open mind, do not shy away from difficult discussions and allow one another the space to disagree. We expect the same active, open - minded and critical attitude from you.
We challenge you to look beyond your own boundaries. Leiden University welcomes anyone who wants to achieve their full potential. Our modest community size in the historical cities of Leiden and The Hague creates a highly personal and committed atmosphere. Together, we map out a learning path that suits you and your ambitions. You will also be encouraged to conduct research in cooperation with eminent and enthusiastic scholars. The knowledge and skills you develop here will benefit you for the rest of your life, regardless of the career path you choose!