Political Science – Political Theory, Global and Strategic Studies

If you are interested in understanding and explaining the political and social dilemmas of the (post)modern world, the study program Political Science – Political Theory, Global and Strategic Studies should be your primary choice. This is a Master's study program in political science that involves an interdisciplinary study of political ideas, institutions and practices. Although the program focuses on political theories, students will have the opportunity to focus on other subfields of political science such as political communication, political philosophy, political economy, and comparative politics. Students will have the chance to study in a vibrant, stimulating and supportive intellectual community where special attention is paid to students' particular research foci (individual curriculum) that is highly significant for quality scientific production and academic/professional development. The program has been attracting graduate students from around the world and together we (re)think the world politically and the role political science has in it.

Some of the most prominent scholars in the field lecture on this program, so students gain knowledge of the latest theories and methodological approaches in the research of citizenship, biopolitics, political power/power relations, good society, movements, globalization, inequality, ecology, rights and liberties, and countries. This knowledge is in line with the highest standards and on par with similar programs offered by the leading academic institutions abroad.   

Graduates of the MP in Political Science – Political Theory, Global and Strategic Studies may find employment in both, the public and the private sector, and in not-for-profit private sectors. Graduates will also gain qualifications to be able to pursue government or academic careers, or careers as political advisers, political analysts, party leaders, political campaign workers or political spokesmen. Graduates may find jobs in international and regional organizations such as the United Nations or the European Union, work as educators, political activists or social advocates in the non-governmental sector, or pursue a career as business consultants for multinational corporations.

Contact

Student Affairs Office:
masterstudies@fdv.uni-lj.si

Programme Coordinator:
prof. dr. Žiga Vodovnik

Quick facts

Type: second level Master study programme of Political Science - Political Theory
Duration: 2 years
ECTS: 120
Language: English
Professional title: Master of Political Science / magister/-ica politologije

How to apply

Enrolment

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Curricula


Elective courses

Elective courses

General competences

If you are interested in understanding and explaining the political, economic and social dilemmas of the modern world, the program Political Science – Political Theory, Global and Strategic Studies might be the right choice for you...

 

Employment

The program enables students to advance their academic or professional paths by offering them the most relevant knowledge in political science...


The program enables students to advance their academic or professional paths by offering them the most relevant knowledge in political scien
The program enables students to advance their academic or professional paths by offering them the most relevant knowledge in political science...

Chair of Theoretical Political Science

The mission of the Chair of Theoretical Political Science is to achieve a comprehensive knowledge transfer to students in the field of political theory and contemporary political processes and institutions.