Master's Programs in Area studies in Europe 2020

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.The term area studies is generally applied… Read More

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

The term area studies is generally applied to a variety of social science and humanities fields. Area studies utilize multiple academic fields of research to examine the geography, politics, and culture of a particular locale.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

Master Degree in Area studies in Europe

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Bonn, Germany

The Master of European Studies - Governance and regulation is a one-year postgraduate program that is offered at the Center for European Integration Studies of the University ... +

The Master of European Studies - Governance and regulation is a one-year postgraduate program that is offered at the Center for European Integration Studies of the University of Bonn (CEI). Under the leadership of CEI professors and a "Flying Faculty" by renowned experts from across the EU will be part of an international group of students with different backgrounds and experiences. -
Executive courses
Full time
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Parma, Italy

The Diploma and University Master in Advanced European Studies is meant to be a stepping-stone to increase one’s competences in the field of European Union law, economy and po ... +

The Diploma and University Master in Advanced European Studies is meant to be a stepping-stone to increase one’s competences in the field of European Union law, economy and policies, so as to give tools for building up an international career. Its interdisciplinary and multilingual study program is aimed at providing specialized skills on the structure and functioning of the European Union and its policies. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 semesters
English, Italian, French
Campus
 
Salzburg, Austria

Politics, Law and Economics are highly influenced by European decisions. Knowledge of European institutions, policies, decision procedures and law is therefore extremely relev ... +

Politics, Law and Economics are highly influenced by European decisions. Knowledge of European institutions, policies, decision procedures and law is therefore extremely relevant for everybody working in the public and private sectors. The unique master program in European Union Studies imparts students with a profound theoretical and practical knowledge in these areas, by connecting political science, law, economics, history, communication studies, and languages. -
MA
Full time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Riga, Latvia

The Master’s Programme of Orientalistics is offered at the Department of Asian Studies of the Faculty of Humanities (University of Latvia). First students were matriculated in ... +

The Master’s Programme of Orientalistics is offered at the Department of Asian Studies of the Faculty of Humanities (University of Latvia). First students were matriculated in the year 1997 and until now the University of Latvia is the only university in the country that confers an academic degree in Oriental Studies. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Oradea, Romania

European Studies program aims to analyze the national and transnational developments on the European continent seen as a whole and its mission is the interdisciplinary and mul ... +

European Studies program aims to analyze the national and transnational developments on the European continent seen as a whole and its mission is the interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary training of future specialists in the field of European studies in order for them to develop the capacity to understand and communicate with people belonging to different cultural environments, to lead and organize international teams, to develop abilities in managing the relations with partners and mass media against the European background. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English, Romanian
01 Oct 2020
Campus
 
Trier, Germany

Dealing with current issues of governance and government requires a deeper understanding of contemporary policy and governance challenges in different parts of the world. This ... +

Dealing with current issues of governance and government requires a deeper understanding of contemporary policy and governance challenges in different parts of the world. This Master's program covers two major world regions, the European Union and East Asia. Students will learn to analyze how these regions adapt to often disruptive and transformative economic and political changes. -
MA
Full time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Kraków, Poland

The MA programme in European Studies is composed of high-level postgraduate courses taught in English. Students will take classes from the core, key, speciality, and optional ... +

The MA programme in European Studies is composed of high-level postgraduate courses taught in English. Students will take classes from the core, key, speciality, and optional categories according to their academic specialisation and personal interest. The maximum duration of studies is 4 semesters... -
MA
Full time
2 years
English
Campus
 

This programme allows you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the languages, literatures, and cultures of European and American postcolonial countries according to t ... +

This programme allows you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the languages, literatures, and cultures of European and American postcolonial countries according to the curriculum you choose: American, French, German, Iberian, Slavic and Balkan Studies. During your studies, you will develop an advanced knowledge of the history of literary language and the culture of the studied civilisations and gain a strong competence in one of the languages that you study. Thanks to collaborations with foreign universities that allow you to obtain joint degrees or double diplomas, the programme is markedly international in nature. At the end of your degree, you can pursue further studies or assume positions in the field of Italian and international entrepreneurship in public and private institutions. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Murcia, Spain +1 More

The Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights represents an innovation in the educational field. Its support of a face-to-face formation, the active involvement of s ... +

The Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights represents an innovation in the educational field. Its support of a face-to-face formation, the active involvement of students of various nationalities, combined visits to European institutions and the mixed approach of the provided training makes UCAM’s Master's in EU Studies and Human Rights a rigorous, innovative and top quality program. -
Executive courses
Full time
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Passau, Germany

This cross-disciplinary master's programme, which combines elements from the humanities and social science disciplines, offers you the chance to consolidate and expand the kno ... +

This cross-disciplinary master's programme, which combines elements from the humanities and social science disciplines, offers you the chance to consolidate and expand the knowledge and competencies gained in your undergraduate studies in a social, cultural, business or economic discipline, lending it a (greater) European dimension. -
MA
Full time
4 semesters
German
Apr. 2020
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg

The principal objective of the Master in European Governance is to educate experts in European public policy, providing an advanced-level training in Political Science complem ... +

The principal objective of the Master in European Governance is to educate experts in European public policy, providing an advanced-level training in Political Science complemented by a wider interdisciplinarity. -
Executive courses
Full time
4 semesters
English, French
Campus
 
Moscow, Russia

The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written materials in the languages of the area as the basic rese ... +

The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written materials in the languages of the area as the basic research resource. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
14 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Budapest, Hungary

The robust presence of the United States throughout the world, well observable in the contexts of politics, economy, and culture, calls for a body of experts who – aside from ... +

The robust presence of the United States throughout the world, well observable in the contexts of politics, economy, and culture, calls for a body of experts who – aside from having excellent English language skills – have a specialised knowledge in the history, politics, society, culture, language, and literature of the United States. With this aim in mind, the American Studies MA program seeks to impart its graduates with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills that can be fruitfully utilized in both private and public sector establishments interested in the communication and/or representation of American values and interests. -
MA
Full time
2 years
English
07 Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Warsaw, Poland

We address this program to foreign students from all over the world (and also from Poland) who want to pursue their Master's degree in our country, become familiar with its hi ... +

We address this program to foreign students from all over the world (and also from Poland) who want to pursue their Master's degree in our country, become familiar with its history and culture, make new friends, and embark on an interesting existential and intellectual adventure. -
MA
Online & Campus Combined
Full time
2 years
English
Oct 2020
13 Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Rome, Italy

The MA in European Studies (MES) is a one-year interdisciplinary programme aimed at training future experts in European Union affairs and institutions. The master provides stu ... +

The MA in European Studies (MES) is a one-year interdisciplinary programme aimed at training future experts in European Union affairs and institutions. The master provides students holding at least a Bachelor’s Degree (or Italy’s Laurea Triennale) with broad yet specific proficiencies in EU institutions and policies. -
MA
Full time
English
Campus