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Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy

You will study the entire degree in English, have the opportunity to do it at your own pace with a flexible program, and opt for a double degree by completing this program along with the BS in International Business or the BS in International Economics.

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You may start this program at the start of any month


40 months / 4 academic years


120 American credits


Heidelberg, Madrid, Paris, Tampa and Online

Why study International Relations and Diplomacy?

130 Nationalities Our campuses are home to students from more than 130 countries. Current Schiller International students are from Europe, Africa, the Americas and Asia. This diversity creates the international learning environment and personal experiences that Schiller International students are looking for!
50 Years of history For over 50 years, the Schiller International University faculty and staff have brought the credentials and expertise needed to support the foundations of international learning. This supports our continuous goal of developing the world leaders needed for the future!
20000 Alumni Schiller’s International learning community includes a network of more than 20.000 graduates in over 200 cities who remain committed to the University. This commitment reflects support to current students and fellow graduates beyond graduation.

We offer you the flexibility you need to complete your degree

For Schiller International our students come first, so we are constantly thinking about how we can adapt to you and your circumstances.

If you need a change of location, you can continue on another campus of your choice if your program is available there, or study Online.

Therefore, we offer two ways to make your studies and payments more flexible:

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    Enroll and pay for the first subject You can do this if you are particularly interested in deepening your knowledge of a subject or if you need to find out if you like this field of knowledge.
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    Try and pay for the first 4 months Register for 4 subjects (equivalent to 12 credits), take the subject month by month and see if it is the path you want to follow.

After this time, evaluate if you want to continue and we will help you formalize your situation. We will help you with everything you need!

This program is eligible for financial aid for those who qualify.

Enrolling in a university has never been easier

Follow the step by step and if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Admissions Team.

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    Fill the application Enrollment

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    Apply online easily

    We are happy to help you throughout the online process.

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    Pay the application fee This step is usually completed with your Admissions Representative after the interview process.
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    Complete the interview Define your educational and professional goals, and discuss whether a Schiller degree will meet your needs.
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    Send all required admissions documents It includes transcripts, documentation, proof of English proficiency, etc.
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    Acceptance package reception Once your first semester’s tuition is paid, you will receive the official copy of your acceptance letter and acceptance package.
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    Congratulations! You are now part of Schiller’s learning community.

Get started now!

Although you can start any month you want - at whichever moment best suits your personal situation - why miss the opportunity to start your international career as soon as possible

If you would like more information, ask our admissions team for help with anything you need: questions you may have to make a decision, scholarship available, financial aid...

We are waiting for you! 


* Average academic year – 10 courses/months – 30 credits

Cost of the BA in International Relations and Diplomacy *

Price for European campuses
Price for Tampa Campus
Price for Schiller Online (Distance Learning)

Prepared for the unpredictable: COVID-19 response

Our priority remains to provide you with an uninterrupted and safe educational experience despite the current circumstances. That is why we have taken the necessary measures focused on three lines of action tailored to the guidelines of each country’s situation to meet safety requirements, academic requirements, and our student’s needs.


Start your career at Schiller International now!

Do not wait any longer! Contact our Admissions Team for further details. We will be happy to help you achieve your goals.

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Meet the SIU Faculty


Dr. Matthew Hartman

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

He has been publishing since 2003 on HR and Organization of Security and Cooperation in Europe, among other topics. He balances teaching with work on new publications.


Dr. Chris Kostov

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

He is a prolific writer with publications including books, articles & reviews on The Cold War, Migration Trends, Nationalism, Nation-building, and Ethno-linguistic Conflicts.


Dr. Regis Maubry

Professor of International Relations & Diplomacy

With over 25 years of experience in Environmental Education, he has publications about the Environment, Business, the Industry and Sustainable Development.


Dr. Steven Jaron

Professor of International Business

With 25 years of teaching experience, he has published numerous articles on his research in psychology and human behavior. Steven has also published three books about the economic market.


Dr. Albana Canollari Baze

Professor of International Relations & Diplomacy

Thanks to her research in the field of Education and Migration, she has built her professional career in building educational institution capacity.

See what other students say


Lerato T. Shaylor

At Schiller, I was given the freedom to make decisions about my studies and career. I still feel the support and advice from my tutors – some of the most formative guidance I have ever received.


Griffin Hill

My time at Schiller has allowed me to live in different countries. Studying international topics in a practical learning environment is something you can't achieve at other universities.


Iñigo Gastón

My experience has been great. After working for a few years, I realized how up to date this learning system is. Also, the skills I acquired have helped me achieve professional growth.

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Natalia Malvar

My experience at SIU has been extraordinary and incredibly rewarding both at an academic and intellectual level, and at a personal growth level.


Steven Gatewood

I have truly enjoyed my experience at Schiller! As an online student, I always felt the sense of community. The staff and entire faculty are very helpful.

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Adina Laura Achim

SIU shaped my character and helped me discover my passion. I met a professor who recognized my potential and redirected me to focus on international affairs.

Earn a double degree and go even further

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Fully detailed program

Why this degree is perfect for you