Relazioni internazionali e diplomazia
|Study location||Italy, Padua|
|Type||Master's degree, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||(Laurea magistrale in Relazioni internazionali e diplomazia)|
|Tuition fee||€2,529 per year
In order to accept your Offer at the University of Padova, you must pay the first instalment of tuition fees. Information on 2021/22 fees is not yet available, but the amounts will be more or less the same of 2020/21.
|Application fee||€30 one-time
This fee is non-refundable.
In order to accept your place at the University of Padua, the payment of the first instalment is required. This fee is non-refundable.
Bachelor diploma (or equivalent)
A minimum three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent) is required, with proven skills in History, Political Science, Law, Economics
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
You can often 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 with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are admitted to the degree course, you will have to submit other documents including original and translated/legalised copies of your previous qualifications, etc. No legalised documents are required at application stage.
B2 Level (CEFR) or equivalent
To be certified, you can :
- Present a certificate (Cambridge English, IELTS, TOEFL or other equivalent)
The University Language Center (CLA) organizes a B2 English reading and listening test for Unipd graduates or graduates from other universities who did not possess the B2 ENGLISH certification (check the equivalences in the certification tables).
More detailed information will be available in the pre-registration procedure.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Italian language requirement
Certificate of Italian – B2 Level (CEFR) or equivalent
As stated on the Procedures for entry, residence and enrolment at higher education institutions for students requiring visas for higher education courses in Italy, proof of Italian language level is required ONLY for non-EU citizens residing outside Italy. Please note that non-EU applicants residing outside Italy and lacking this requirement will have to take a preliminary Italian language test onsite before the academic year begins.
The following students do NOT need to submit evidence of Italian language proficiency:
Places for non-European candidates residing outside Italy: 6 (1 for Chinese students joining the Marco Polo Project)
The programme in International Relations and Diplomacy aims at training professionals, who will be able to understand – also in the historical perspective – the present evolution of international relations, at political, legal and economic levels. Though essentially multidisciplinary, the program will focus on issues that involve a deeper comprehension of how the different aspects of international relations interact, in the process towards European integration and globalization. Attention is paid to the legal and political means that should grant respect for fundamental rights and values in such on-going evolution. The program offers workshops with professionals. Study experiences abroad, internships at diplomatic institutions, international organizations, and public or private companies are encouraged. Students will be offered optional Legal Clinic laboratory activities.
Common Path: Diritto internazionale avanzato, Storia delle relazioni internazionali avanzato, Storia della politica estera italiana, Economia internazionale
International Law and Economic Path: Diritto internazionale del mare, degli investimenti, Global economy in European Perspective, Teoria e tecnica della negoziazione internazionale, USA studies
International history and politics Path: History of Asia, History of Africa, International History of the Balkans, History and Memory, International History of Religions, US-EU Relations.
The Master Degree aims at training students who could find a position in the diplomatic service, or in international and European organizations or companies where professionals are required to deal with different aspects of international relations. Graduates can also apply for research activities in university PhD programmes or research institutions such as the Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale (ISPI) (in English: Institute for International Political Studies), the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) (in English: Institute of International Affairs), the Società Italiana per l’Organizzazione Internazionale (SIOI) (in English: Italian Society for International Organization).