MASTER OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES (MAIS)

The MAIS programme is a two-year academic programme which centres on the advanced study of politics and international relations, international economics, history, and international and European law. Students have to complete an interdisciplinary thesis in this research-based programme. Equipped with extensive knowledge, strong analytical skills, some language competency, and the experience of an international community, graduates proceed to positions in international organisations, business, and government or to further research and academic careers. The MAIS is a joint Master’s degree of the Diplomatic Academy and the University of Vienna.
Target group
University and college graduates of all disciplines and all nationalities who wish to attain profound knowledge of international relations through a multidiscplinary Master’s programme
Language of instruction
English, with some optional courses offered in German and French
Start
September 2019
Degree awarded
Master of Advanced International Studies, awarded by the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna together with Vienna University. Graduates holding the academic degree of “Master of Advanced International Studies” (MAIS) are entitled to enrol at university in any doctoral programme related to their field of study. The degree can be positioned after the name.
Duration
Two-year full-time programme
ECTS points
120
Tuition fee
EUR 13,300 / academic year 2019-20

Application deadlines


SUBMIT DECISION CONFIRMATION ENROLMENT
Early decision
15 January 2019
End of February 2019
15 April 2019
September 2019
Regular decision
1 March 2019
End of March 2019
1 May 2019
September 2019