Global Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations

Global Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations

Global Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations

Study modes

  • Campus Based

Years

  • 4 años

Universities / Campuses

  • Madrid (Alcobendas Campus)
  • Madrid (Villaviciosa de Odón Campus)

Languages

  • English

ECTS

  • 240

Schools

  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Areas

    • International Relations

    The goal of Universidad Europea de Madrid’s Global Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations is to enable you become a competent professional capable of analyzing and understanding all kinds of international relations –social, political, economic and sociological–, resolving conflicts, and planning strategies that promote cooperation and understanding between the parties involved.

    The design of this “full English” program offers you an exclusive international pathway with access to internationally renowned universities in your field of study, where you will study several of the training modules from the curriculum:

    • During the third year you will have preferential access to the best universities in Europe through the Erasmus program
    • In the 4th you will complete part of your studies at the world's most prestigious universities. You can choose from among the London School of Economics in London or Pace University in New York.

    As an International Relations graduate, you will be able to pursue a career in the field of public administration or private enterprise, and especially in supranational organizations and international NGOs.
    Other career opportunities for an International Relations expert can be found in diplomatic missions, consulates, customs agencies, foreign trade consortia, consultancies, research centers and institutions, and think tanks.

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    90%

    employability in the first year.

    40

    countries to choose from for your internship.

    3000

    agreements with companies.

    87%

    of our students would study with us again and graduate with the same degree

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      Academic excellence

      Leader in facilities and technology. The 2nd ranking private university in Spain in scientific production. An average of 1 professor per 23 students. Advanced technology applied to teaching.

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      International context

      282 exchange agreements. Programs and internships in more than 40 countries. 70 programs 100% in English or in bilingual formats.

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      Skills development

      100% of our students receive the personalized attention of an advisor and study in small groups.

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      Focus on employment

      90% of Universidad Europea graduates find work in the first year after finishing their studies; 69% in the first 6 months. 3,000 agreements with companies. 2,000 internships a year. 10% outside Spain.

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    Programa de estudios

    1st Year ECTS Type University

    History and Theory of International Relations

    6

    UC

    Universidad Europea de Madrid

    Concepts of International Relations: actors and factors

    6

    DR

    Communication in International Relations

    6

    DR

    Human, Economic, and Political Geography

    6

    UC

    Foreign Language C

    6

    UC

    Documenting Sources

    6

    UC

    Foreign Policy and Diplomacy

    6

    DR

    English

    6

    UC

    Sociologic Research Techniques

    6

    UC

    Current-Day Observations

    6

    DR


    2nd Year ECTS Type University

    Theory of State and Comparative Political Systems

    6

    DR

    Universidad Europea de Madrid

    Comparative Legal Systems

    6

    UC

    Global Economy and Foreign Trade

    6

    UC

    Cultural Differences and Interculturality

    6

    DR

    Spain’s Foreign Policy

    6

    DR

    Public International Law

    6

    DR

    International Terrorism and Organized Crime

    6

     DR

    The United Nations

    6

     DR

    Theory and Analysis of International Conflicts

    6

     DR

    Management of Multinational Companies

    6

    UC


    3rd Year ECTS Type University

    Defense and Security Alliances

    6

    DR

    Universidad Europea de Madrid

    International Economic and Financial Organizations

    6

    DR

    Foreign Image and Public Diplomacy

    6

    DR

    Foreign Language C II

    6

    DR

    Diplomatic and Consular Law

    6

    DR

    Lobbyists

    6

    DR

    International Advertising

    6

    DR

    PACE UNIVERSITY-NY

    Globalization the New Economy & Ethics

    6

     DR

    Doing Business in USA

    6

    RE

    Venture initiation Entrepreneurship

    6

    RE


    4th Year ECTS Type University

    Internship

    6

    DR

    CALIFORNIA RIVERSIDE UNIVERSITY

    International Trade

    6

    DR

    Strategic Management

    6

    DR

    Multinational Financial Management

    6

    DR

    Managing Change & Technology

    6

    DR

    Human Resource Management

    6

    DR

    Marketing management

    6

    RE

    Non-profit Management

    6

    RE

    International Business

    6

    RE

    Graduation Project UEM*

    6

    DR

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    GARANTÍA DE CALIDAD

    La Universidad Europea cuenta con un amplio abanico de reconocimientos que avalan su calidad académica. En concreto, cuenta con algunos de los siguientes prestigiosos galardones, como por ejemplo: el Sello de Excelencia Europea 500+, Quali-cert o Madrid Excelente.
    En el rating internacional de acreditación QS Stars, la Universidad Europea ha obtenido un total de cuatro estrellas sobre cinco en el rating internacional de acreditación de la calidad universitaria ‘QS Stars’. Este sistema de acreditación externo determina el nivel de excelencia alcanzado por las universidades en varias áreas. La Universidad Europea ha conseguido la máxima puntuación de cinco estrellas en Empleabilidad, Docencia, Instalaciones y Responsabilidad Social del rating.

    Calidad 2012

    *Estos reconocimientos han sido otorgados a la Universidad Europea de Madrid.

    CALIDAD E INNOVACIÓN EN EL SIGLO XXI

    La innovación es el eje a partir del cual se diseña la oferta formativa de la Universidad con el propósito de adaptarla a las necesidades y expectativas de los estudiantes. Además, la innovación se integra en el desarrollo de todo el proceso de aprendizaje de la Universidad, aplicando nuevas tecnologías y metodologías docentes en el aula.

    Cada estudiante cuenta con un mentor personal que realiza el acompañamiento del estudiante para el desarrollo progresivo de su inteligencia emocional y de determinadas competencias transversales que serán necesarias en el desarrollo de la práctica profesional.

    SISTEMA DE GARANTÍA DE CALIDAD (SGIC)

    La Universidad Europea ha diseñado su Sistema de Garantía Interna de Calidad acorde con las directrices de la Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad y Acreditación (ANECA), como base estructural para garantizar la calidad de las nuevas titulaciones oficiales según las directrices de calidad del Espacio Europeo de Educación Superior (EEES) y la Ley Orgánica 4/2007, de 12 de abril, por la que se modifica la Ley Orgánica 6/2001, de 21 de diciembre, de Universidades.

    Sistema de Garantía de Calidad (SGIC)

    LÍDERES EN I+D+I

    La excelencia en investigación es parte del compromiso que en la Universidad Europea hemos adquirido con la sociedad. Investigamos con el fin de generar conocimiento transferible y así contribuir al desarrollo y el progreso social. Disponemos de cuatro Centros de Excelencia de Investigación, que potencian la creación de sinergias entre los grupos de investigación dando lugar a alianzas con otras instituciones y empresas nacionales e internacionales.

    DEFENSOR DEL ESTUDIANTE

    La Universidad cuenta con un avanzado Servicio de Atención al Estudiante que permite reducir los tiempos de espera de los estudiantes en cuanto a información solicitada así como para la rápida tramitación y solución de las instancias generales que pueda haber presentado.
    Visita el enlace a las instancias generales para cada uno de nuestros campus:

    Además, todos los estudiantes cuentan con el Defensor del Estudiante para la tutela de los derechos de los estudiantes dentro del ámbito docente y administrativo de la Universidad.

    Visita el portal del Defensor del Estudiante para cada uno de nuestros campus:

    International Outlook

    Enjoy some of the advantages that position us as a university with a clearly international focus:choose among double degrees with many international universities, benefit from an Erasmus scholarship, study totally or partially in English or take your internship abroad.

    We are part of the prestigious Laureate international network, the leader in further education, serving more than 850,000 students in 30 countries and over 80 institutions worldwide.

    Cutting Edge Professional Facilities

    At the Universidad Europea our priority is learning with an eminently practical approach. Our Madrid, Valencia and Canary Islands campuses offer you the best facilities for putting your knowledge into practice, in the most fully equipped laboratories and using the latest technologies, before joining the career world. Likewise, in the university clinics, students of the School of Biomedical Sciences and the School of Health Sciences can develop their practical learning in contact with the professional world.

    Guarantee of Quality

    Our hard work and constant dedication to academic excellence have been recognized by many of the most prestigious quality certificates, such as: EFQM 400+ “European Excellence”, Quali-cert, and Madrid Excelente.

    Calidad 2012

    *These marks of recognition were granted to Universidad Europea de Madrid.

    Leaders in R&D&I

    At the Universidad Europea excellence in research is part of our commitment to society. We research to generate transferable knowledge and thus contribute to social development and progress. To do this, we have five Centers of Excellence for Research which organize all our research activity in each line (projects, training programs, scientific forums, dissertations, scientific dissemination, etc.). These enhance the creation of synergies among research groups both in the University and outside, leading to alliances with other institutions and companies in Spain and abroad.

    Academic, Human and Social Education

    Students at the Universidad Europea have an important added value in their professional preparation. In addition to developing the technique, the knowledge and the praxis necessary for your future profession, you are trained in a series of essential competencies to excel both on the personal and the professional plane. We will work with you on skills such as conflict resolution, leadership capacity or teamwork, emotional intelligence, creativity, innovation, critical spirit, entrepreneurship and communication skills.

    Personalized Teaching

    The philosophy of placing students into small groups (an average of 1 professor for every 23 students), the excellent students program and the presence, from the first day, of one advisor per student enable and encourage the motivation of each student and the development of their full potential.

    Our Academic Advising Program (PAT) follows the coaching and mentoring model and is designed to help you focus on your profession from the start, until you join the world of work.

    Faculty Connected to the Professional World

    Our faculty have teaching, professional and research experience which will enrich your theoretical and practical training. They come from the most prestigious companies and institutions and teach the latest courses of study, focused on the professional world.

    They are an essential asset for making our students highly competitive. Furthermore, we design Teaching Plans, which, amongst other aspects place particular emphasis on academic and effective student monitoring throughout their university experience.

    Committed to the Environment

    At the Universidad Europea we have awareness-raising programs, national and international volunteer groups, groups in defense of human rights, or to promote alternative forms of consumption. We encourage our faculty to include these as social content in degree courses through the Curricular Sustainability Program.

    Develop Your Entrepreneurial Spirit

    At the Universidad Europea we foster entrepreneurship among our students through different workshops, prizes and activities. Examples include the Specific Plan to Develop the Entrepreneurial Spirit (900 students have joined so far) or the Annual Young Social Entrepreneurs Awards, in collaboration with the International Youth Foundation. We support young people who devote themselves to creating a more sustainable world through real action projects.

    Los estudios de Grado en Relaciones Internacionales te abrirán las puertas a una profesión de creciente demanda en el mercado laboral. De esta forma podrás encaminar tus pasos tanto hacia el ámbito de la Administración Pública como de la empresa privada, y muy especialmente al de las organizaciones supranacionales y de las ONGs internacionales.
    Igualmente, otros posibles destinos para un futuro experto en Relaciones Internacionales serán las misiones diplomáticas, consulares o agencias de aduanas, consorcios de comercio exterior, despachos y consultorías, centros e instituciones de investigación, grupos Think tank.

    ADMISSIONS

    The admissions process to study a Bachelor's Degree at the Universidad Europea is via a few simple steps, which basically consist of submitting certain documentation, taking an entry exam and conclude with formalization of enrollment.

    Download the Admission Form

    FINANCIAL AID

    At the Universidad Europea de Madrid we have a full system of financial aid available to you to help you pay for your education. Some examples are:

    • Flexibility in payments
    • Monthly installments
    • Help for prompt payment
    • Aid for continuing studies
    • Aid for simultaneous studies
    • Aid for having a family member at the Universidad Europea

    Funding

    The Universidad Europea has signed several agreements with banks to help you pay for your studies.

    Grants and scholarships

    In 2012-13, more than 1,100 grants and scholarships worth over 5 million euros were awarded to students of the Universidad Europea.

    Grants and scholarships from the European Career College of Madrid

    Official grants and scholarships from the Ministry of Education

    Talented, Outstanding People Program (TOP Program),

    CONSULT THE FULL FINANCIAL AID PROGRAM AT THE UNIVERSIDAD EUROPEA VISIT THE CAMPUS or call us on 902 23 23 50

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