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European and Global studies

Tuition fee €2,642 per year

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Application fee €30 one-time

This fee is non-refundable.

Deposit €204 one-time

In order to accept your place at the University of Padua, the payment of the admission fee is required. This fee is non-refundable.

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The Master’s degree provides a global, original and critical perspective on political and institutional settings. Through the mastery of specialized knowledge, solid competences, methods and conceptual tools the programme facilitates the analysis of political, historical, social and economic phenomena. This background allows the understanding, development and management of political strategies, social intervention and projects both at European and at international level, within multi-actor and multi-level settings.

Programme structure

Common track: History of ideas; Political Philosophy; Political Science; Public Management and Policy Analysis; History of International Relations; Law; Economics; Sociology and Applied Linguistics

  • Study track European Policies: multidisciplinary analysis of the main policy and governance challenges that the European Union is facing
  • Study track Global Communication Policies: focuses on how governance, communication and digital transformations intersect emerging policy and societal challenges
  • Study track Global social policies and security issues: focuses on the main current global social challenges, especially on the consequences of inequality and limited social justice on the emergence of security issues

Career opportunities

Graduates work as socially concerned problem solvers, critical policy analysts and evaluators, project developers and managers in public, private and academic institutions; managers of virtual exchanges for multi-sited teams working towards community building and cultural learning.

Apply now! Academic year 2024/25
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Oct 2024
Apply now! Academic year 2024/25
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Oct 2024