European Affairs - Masterprogram, 120.0 hp
We offer a unique combination of courses, covering such topics as European governance, EU law, EU negotiations, Europe and international political economy, and the EU common foreign and security policy. In addition to getting a theoretical understanding of the topic, we also offer you to bridge theory to practice by taking the opportunity to do a 10 week internship course at an organisation of your choice. Students currently enrolled in the programme have internships at the European Commission and in various organisations involved in consultation efforts and lobbying activities in Brussels.
Knowledge and skills acquired in the programme:
- A thorough understanding of the legal framework governing European integration
- A thorough understanding of the political processes of the EU
- A thorough understanding of EU policy in various areas, including external trade and foreign and security policy
- Advanced analytical and methodological skills
All applicants must also submit a statement of purpose (400-600 words) and an academic writing sample (the first 5 pages) from their Bachelor's thesis or equivalent independent work when you apply to this programme.
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