SLU-Madrid is proud to offer a four-year political science degree with a concentration in international relations. This innovative and rigorous liberal arts program, in the European Union and in the heart of Spain, provides you with an interdisciplinary course of study designed to enhance your knowledge and understanding of global affairs.
The B.A. in Political Science with a concentration in International Relations at SLU-Madrid fosters in its graduates a theoretical and empirical understanding of complex international processes that are increasingly important to all nations. The goal is to form leaders who understand the world today and have the tools to analyze key developments in global politics critically.
Our student body comes from 65 different countries. In this culturally rich context, you will learn about international politics from our expert faculty, as well as from each other, both inside and outside the classroom.
Our admission criteria are flexible in order to accommodate students coming from different educational systems.
Students who have completed their secondary education in the Spanish system must present their marks from the 3rd and 4th year of ESO as well as 1st and 2nd years of Bachillerato, and they must pass Selectividad. Additionally, we require an official academic English exam (TOEFL or IELTS).
If you have questions about the requirements for any specific educational system, please contact the Office of Admissions at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our international relations courses include the following:
Introduction to International Politics
Introduction to the Politics of the Middle East and North Africa
Theory and Practice of Human Rights
The Politics of Asia
Introduction to Latin American Politics
Crisis of Leadership
The European Union: Politics and Political Economy
International Relations in Theory and Practice
Arts and Sciences Core, which includes courses in the following areas:
Foundations of Discourse
Cultural Diversity and the European Union
Modern & Classical Language
Fine & Performing Arts
SalidasA degree in international relations prepares you for a wide variety of career options including employment in local, state and federal governments, diplomacy, interest groups, international business and trade, international governmental and non governmental organizations, development and/or humanitarian organizations, law, policy analysis and political research, think tanks, and education.