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The International and Diplomatic Studies program provides training involving theoretical and practical knowledge in international relations with a multidisciplinary approach. This emphasis on multidisciplinarity combines historical depth with the complexity of political and economic spheres, and diplomatic practice.

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An offer of optional courses enables students to adopt a specific profile. The key advantage of the IDS program is to immediately immerse students in the international environment through the presence of high level teachers having studied in foreign universities, and by offering the possibility to study abroad (France, Germany, Mexico, Korea, Poland, Russia, Turkey, USA, etc.). The international environment is a tremendous asset to research internships and jobs.

The program prepares for professional and/or academic careers. The major opportunities for its graduates are:

  • career diplomacy at ministries of foreign affairs, ministries of defence or other;
  • high-level international expertise in government or civil service;
  • high-level expertise in European or international institutions and organizations;
  • work in the UN or its agencies;
  • cooperation with NGOs dealing with international issues (development, environment, etc.);
  • research in academic or study centres dealing with IR;
  • work in international services companies (banks, consulting firms, law firms, media, etc.).

The master’s degree in International and Diplomatic Studies is a Czech national degree awarded by the University of Economics, Prague. Graduates are entitled to use the title Ing. according to Czech legislation. The diploma earned is in a Master’s Degree Program –> International Economic Relations; Study Field –> International and Diplomatic Studies. (Alumni are able to have their degree evaluated to be equal to their national’s Master’s Degree.)