- 2-year, full-time programme (120 ECTS) in English, MA degree
- Specialise in finance and trade or security and sustainability
- Leading international faculty
- Career services, professional and alumni network
- Integrated professional development: Internship and Professional Year programme
- Tuition: 16,250 Euro per year
- Accredited by AQUIN
- International academic exchanges and dual degrees
- Scholarships available
Why study international affairs at the Hertie School?
- The Master of International Affairs prepares you for careers in government, NGOs, diplomacy, political affairs consultancies, multinational corporations and more.
- MIA students are equipped with the policymaking tools to tackle global challenges and devise sound policy proposals in a global multi-level system.
- An inspiring international student body and global alumni network
- Regular opportunities to network with leaders from all sectors at exclusive events
- Study in the heart of Berlin, one of Europe’s key political, cultural and thought hubs
These are just a couple of reasons. We’ve listed more here.
Scholarships and financial aid
If you have a strong motivation to enrol in the Hertie School’s MIA, financial constraints should not stand in your way. The school offers a range of scholarships (tuition waivers) and financial aid for highly qualified applicants plus advice on acquiring external scholarships and student loans. [more]
Combine theory and practice to understand international affairs. Gain an interdisciplinary toolkit to manage global challenges in security and sustainability or finance and trade. [more]
Career planning is a lifelong matter. Be it a CV check, internship or Professional Year advice, mock interviews, general orientation or decision-making, the Career Services team support students in all matters related to their career development. [more]
To increase your chances of a scholarship or financial aid, you are encouraged to apply by 1 February.
You need the following:
- Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) from any disciplinary background
- Curriculum vitae
- Letter of motivation
- Academic transcripts
- Academic letters of reference
- English proficiency certificate (TOEFL or IELTS)
Applications are accepted until 1 May.