New MA Programme in Global and European Studies at the Faculty of International Relations « International Office

New MA Programme in Global and European Studies at the Faculty of International Relations

The Faculty of International Relations of the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv offers a new interdisciplinary English language Masters Programme in Global and European Studies. The MA programme is taught exclusively in English and is intended for both foreign and Ukrainian students.

The main aim of the two-year programme is to provide an in-depth theoretic and practical knowledge of contemporary global and European trends and issues as an essential part of students’ preparation for successful careers in a broad range of professional fields in Ukraine and abroad.

The contents of the MA programme is focused on studying the links and interconnections between the political, economic, social and legal processes taking place in Europe and the now globalised world. Accordingly, the structure of the course consists of three main blocs of disciplines: International Politics and Communication; Global Economics; and International Law. The elective part of the curriculum has been divided into two trajectories (or specialisations): International Politics and Communication; and Law and Economics. Separate components within the programme are Ukraine in the wider regional and global contexts as well as the three-months-long internship and skills-related disciplines. Upon successful completion of the Program the graduates will be conferred the degree of Master in International Relations and European Studies.

The proposed MA programme is designed for highly motivated individuals with a background in the respective branches of learning. The principle prerequisites for the potential students are completed Bachelors degree in International Relations, Economics, Law, Political Sciences, Communication, History or adjacent education fields from a recognised higher education institution as well as high level of spoken and written English confirmed by a language certificate.

Contact information:

Faculty of International Relations

Department of International Relations and Diplomacy

Sichovykh Strilciv Street 19, Room 207, Lviv, 79000

Phone: +38 (032) 239-41-32



IFNUL International Office

Universytetska Str. 1, Room 209

Lviv, 79000, Ukraine

tel./fax: +38(032)239-41-15

IFNUL Preparatory School for International Students

Pasichna Str. 62b, Lviv, 79000

tel./fax: +38(032)271-25-07 (admissions)

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