The Master of Advanced International Studies (MAIS) is a two-year academic programme, organised as a joint master's degree in cooperation with the University of Vienna. The MAIS programme is aimed at university and college graduates of all disciplines and all nationalities who wish to attain profound knowledge of international relations through a multidisciplinary master’s programme.
Participants of the programme live and study in an international environment in the heart of Vienna while acquiring knowledge, insights and experiences in the field of political and economic relations. As a student, you will be taught by high-ranking professors from all over the world, covering disciplines including political science, international and economic relations, contemporary history as well as international and European law. Students display a world of enthusiasm for policy matters and demonstrate a deep understanding of international relations and cultural awareness. Throughout the duration of the programme, students are able to apply their interests to professional competencies.
MAIS graduates are equipped with best-in-practice scientific research skills and language competencies that benefit them while commencing their professional careers within international organisations, business and government. Along with commercial and governmental job prospects, graduates are also fully equipped to embark on further research and academic careers.
For more detailed information on the MAIS programme, please consult the information tabs and documents on this page or contact us. To apply, please visit our application portal at https://application.da-vienna.ac.at.