The double degree MA in European Studies / Law and Politics is a unique programme which comes out of the EU-JAMM cooperation 2013-2017 (EU Bilateral Cooperation with Industrialised Countries) and which offers students the opportunity to develop knowledge and competencies in the fields of European and Political Studies from both a European and Japanese perspective, confronting and comparing structures, social imaginaries and political institutions and practices whilst observing and participating first hand in cross-cultural relations and experiences. The MA allows students to spend one academic year at the Jagiellonian University and one academic year at Kobe University in Japan, supported by one supervisor from each university and concluding the programme with one MA thesis and a double degree from each university.
Partner : Kobe University in Japan (Kōbe Daigaku)
Start date: October
Made of study: Full-time
Duration: 2 years
Number of ECTS: 120
Language of Instruction: English
Diploma: Diploma: The successful completion of the two-year double degree programme will lead to the awarding of two degrees: MA (magister) in the field of European Studies from the Jagiellonian University (the choice of 3 specialisations: EU Studies; Central and Eastern European Studies; Europeanisation and Governance in Central and Eastern Europe), and an Master’s Degree in Political Science from Kobe University.
Students are able to start in Krakow (sem I & II) and progress to Kobe (sem III & IV) or start in Kobe (sem I) and move to Krakow (sem II & III) and finish in Kobe (sem IV).
Students who graduate from this programme are qualified to work in diplomacy and international relations, national governmental positions, EU-Japan relations in political and non-governmental spheres, think-tanks, consultancy and public affairs, private companies and business associations, financial institutions and European Union Institutions (Council, Parliament, Commission and Support Services).