International and Political Studies
Social sciences
Master's Programme
Mode of studies: 
full-time programme
4 semesters
Tuition fee: 
The charge of 2500 PLN/year applies for Polish and the EU/EFTA citizens. 2500 EUR/year for students from outside the EU/EFTA, additional 100 EUR charge that covers registration fee (for students of Polish origin the tuition is reduced by 50%).
Degree awarded: 
MA in International Relations
Application deadline: 
Friday, 14 August, 2020
Day of semester start: 
Thursday, 1 October, 2020
Credits (ECTS): 
Admission requirements: 

Bachelor’s Degree Diploma (or other document confirming Bachelor’s Degree studies graduation) with the transcript of records, English language certificate (unless first level studies were taught in English), a curriculum vitae, motivational letter. The candidates are evaluated during a simple candidate profile analysis:all the candidates are initially required to submit a set of documents, based on which their relevance for the study is evaluated. Information on admission: www.admission.uni.lodz.pl


MA in International and Political Studies - specializations:

  • Business and Negotiations,
  • Conflict Management and Negotiations,
  • Governments and Governance
  • International Marketing.
International and Political Studies combine knowledge in international relations, political science, economics and cultural studies. The program allows you to gain an interdisciplinary education in social sciences and the humanities. Through an interdisciplinary integration of the content of social science and humanities, whose common denominator remains policy, students will have a solid bases for developing sectoral interests – in the blocks of chosen specializations. In addition, the studies are oriented towards broadening the perception of the complexity of the contemporary world and the multidimensionality of socio-cultural phenomena and processes, and also serve to clarify the principles and mechanisms of functioning of national and international organizations and institutions dealing with broadly understood policy issues.
Within this course you will be able to choose from several specializations (Business and Negotiations, Conflict Management and Negotiations, Governments and Governance).
You will acquire:
o knowledge about politics, international relations, political systems, society (societies), philosophical-ethical and religious systems, and contemporary communication (language and its cultural connotations );
o knowledge and skills in the fields of politics, social behavior and culture in the international aspects;
o knowledge about multiculturalism, intercultural relations (including diasporas, migration processes and the situation of indigenous peoples);
o opportunity to develop your  free, independent and analytical thinking skills;
o preparation for work in national and international (governmental and non-governmental) political, socio-economic, cultural and media institutions: embassies and ministries, international organizations, public administration bodies (self-government, state, supranational, etc.), cultural and social exchange institutions - economy, media, advertising, public relations, etc.;
o knowledge and skills to start a career in national and international organizations (such as NATO, the EU, the UN and others).
Please find more information about specializations on the webpage www.iso.uni.lodz.pl