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International Relations

Near East University

2500 EUR/year
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The mission of the International Relations programme at Near East University is to equip our students with the knowledge and skills on a broad intellectual spectrum. 


Students in the International Relations programme at Near East University can study theories of the discipline and improve their analytical skills and their decision-making ability as the international relations experts of the future. 

Through a process of effective education provided for our privileged students, we aim to train students by developing their conceptual knowledge and skills in dealing with the issues in this field with ultimate success in the field of international relations.


The vision is to be a leading model for all who seek intellectual vitality in a learner-centred and socially responsible academic community in international relations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Basic Concepts in IR
  • Theories of IR
  • Research Methods
  • Leadership
  • Global Problems and Security
  • Seminar: Research Methods
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Modern Diplomacy

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduating from a MSc, MA or MBA level Master’s program (Min. CGPA 3.00)
  • English Proficiency: TOEFL and other Qualifications may be considered.
  • Turkish Proficiency (Required only for foreign students applying to Departments whereby the language of instruction is Turkish. 

Tuition Fee

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    2500 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2500 EUR per year

3 Year Program

  • 1st – 2nd Semester €2,500
  • €1250 / Semester (3rd – 6th Semesters)

4 Year Program

  • 1st – 3rd Semester €2,000
  • €800 / Semester (4th – 8th Semesters)


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