Master's in Political Science 12 months Postgraduate Program By Radboud University |Top Universities
Subject Ranking

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Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

17,470 EURTuition Fee/year

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Program overview

Main Subject

Politics

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

Power shapes politics, but what shapes power in the 21st Century? This Political Science programme from Radboud University offers highly motivated students a unique opportunity to prepare for a rewarding career in leading positions in the public and private sector. The programme offers the following specialisations:

Political Science – Comparative Politics

The Political Science - Comparative Politics programme at Radboud University  will provide you with new insights into configurations of political power around the world. Politics is much more than elections; it’s also about grass roots mobilisation, mediatisation, and conflicts over values. Political Science - International Relations This Political Science - International Relations programme offered at Radboud University trains you to understand vital decision-making processes in a variety of themes, such as security crises, international conflict and cooperation, comparative regionalism, global trade and finance, and global justice, human rights and development. 

Political Science - Political Theory

The Political Science - Political Theory programme at the Radboud University trains you to chart where power hides in justification practices, both in political theory and political practice. We prepare you to interpret and contribute to real-world politics. The programme focusses on power, justification and legitimisation, globalisation, and critical understanding of theories of the good society.

Political Science - Conflict, Power and Politics

The Political Science - Conflict, Power and Politics programme at Radboud University is analytical as well as practice oriented. You study insights from international relations, comparative politics, conflict studies and ethics to get a solid grasp of ethical and practical dimensions on intervention and peace building. A network with public and private organisations can be used for internships.

Political Science - Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Politics

The Political Science - Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Politics programme offered at Radboud University is interdisciplinary and focuses on the role and function of gender and diversity in society, with a particular emphasis on underlying power processes in politics and society.

Program overview

Main Subject

Politics

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

Power shapes politics, but what shapes power in the 21st Century? This Political Science programme from Radboud University offers highly motivated students a unique opportunity to prepare for a rewarding career in leading positions in the public and private sector. The programme offers the following specialisations:

Political Science – Comparative Politics

The Political Science - Comparative Politics programme at Radboud University  will provide you with new insights into configurations of political power around the world. Politics is much more than elections; it’s also about grass roots mobilisation, mediatisation, and conflicts over values. Political Science - International Relations This Political Science - International Relations programme offered at Radboud University trains you to understand vital decision-making processes in a variety of themes, such as security crises, international conflict and cooperation, comparative regionalism, global trade and finance, and global justice, human rights and development. 

Political Science - Political Theory

The Political Science - Political Theory programme at the Radboud University trains you to chart where power hides in justification practices, both in political theory and political practice. We prepare you to interpret and contribute to real-world politics. The programme focusses on power, justification and legitimisation, globalisation, and critical understanding of theories of the good society.

Political Science - Conflict, Power and Politics

The Political Science - Conflict, Power and Politics programme at Radboud University is analytical as well as practice oriented. You study insights from international relations, comparative politics, conflict studies and ethics to get a solid grasp of ethical and practical dimensions on intervention and peace building. A network with public and private organisations can be used for internships.

Political Science - Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Politics

The Political Science - Gender Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Politics programme offered at Radboud University is interdisciplinary and focuses on the role and function of gender and diversity in society, with a particular emphasis on underlying power processes in politics and society.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

90+
6.5+
1 Year
Sep

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

2,530 EUR
-

International Students

17,470 EUR
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Radboud University offers a number of undergraduate courses taught in English in the fields of:


Tuition fees
Undergraduate tuition fees for 2024/2025 are €2,530 for EU/EEA-students.

Deadlines
Applications for both Bachelor's and Master's programmes open up 1 October. The deadlines are as follows:


Admission requirements for Bachelor's programmes

High school diploma
Your diploma must be equivalent to a Dutch VWO diploma or a higher-level diploma. Additional requirements may apply, for example, a diploma from an academic stream, a specific level/course, or a certificate in Mathematics.

Command of the English language
When applying for admission to an English-taught Bachelor’s or Master’s programme at Radboud University, you need to have sufficient command of the language. There are various ways to prove this, sometimes through your diploma or citizenship and in other cases through a language test certificate (TOEFL iBT, IELTS, Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)).

Read more about admission requirements for Bachelor’s programmes here.

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Application procedure

To apply, fill in an online application form with an ID or passport, your high school diploma and a transcript of your grades.

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