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Master of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy

You will study the entire master degree in English and, have the opportunity to do it at your own pace with a flexible program.


You may start this program at the start of any month


12 months


36 American credits


Heidelberg, Paris and Tampa

Why specialize in 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.

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Cost of the MA in International Relations and Diplomacy

Price for European campuses
14,790 19,560
Price for Tampa campus
18,090 24,120
Price for Schiller Online (Distance Learning)
14,310 19,080

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.


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Meet the SIU Faculty


Dr. William (Scott) Wilson

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

With over 10 years of experience delivering courses in Political Science, American Government and IR, he has developed and taught 350+ courses on Learning Management Systems.


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. Juan-Lorenzo Estrada

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

He has high impact publications on Mexico and its public policies to support business financing, as well as FOGAIN and the Development Bank.


Mr. Jean Studzinska

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

PhD Dissertation on decision-making processes; he has conducted interviews with high profile dignitaries such as US Secretary of State Colin Powell and Nobel Prize Laureate Hans Blix.


Mr. Miltiades Costas

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

He has been Ambassador to the Political and Security Committee of the EU and has served as Minister-Counsellor in the Embassy among other important positions.


Dr. Marieke Louis

Professor of International Relations and Diplomacy

Among her publications, she holds three books and articles about multinationals, globalization, policies, internationalization and The International Labor Organization.


Mr. Peter Aguilar

Professor of International Business

He has over 30 years of experience in Strategy Management, Operational Design, and Personnel Development for local, national, and international organizations.

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.

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