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Comparative International Relations

Ca'Foscari University of Venice · Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies

Entry requirements

To be admitted to this Second Cycle Degree Programme students must possess a proper individual educational background and the minimum curricular requirements.

A certified knowledge of English at minimum level B2 is also required: the assessment will be done at enrolment. Details about the assessment procedures are available at this website: http://www.unive.it/pag/16428/

Months of entry


Course content

Learning outcomes

The Second Cycle Degree Programme in Comparative International Relations is a unique chance in Italy to combine the study of international relations with that of foreign languages and cultures, international law and economics. Students will have the chance to improve their knowledge in contemporary subjects and study specific disciplines related to different cultural and geopolitical areas with a specific focus on the Americas, the Mediterranean Area, Eastern Europe, the Balkans and Asia. They will also study economic development policies in some curricula.

Occupational profiles

The special education provided to second-cycle graduates in Comparative International Relations will enable them to hold positions of high responsibility in organisations’ international departments and businesses operating in international markets, within local government and regional bodies, national and international organisations, in consular posts, institutes, bodies, agencies, foundations, study centres, for in-depth exploration of international co-operation.

For further information

Degree programme website:http://www.unive.it/pag/10956

School of International Relations: www.unive.it/sir

How to apply:https://apply.unive.it/

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

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