University of St.Gallen (HSG)

Master in International Affairs and Governance

The Master’s Programme in International Affairs and Governance (MIA) focuses on the central economic and socio-political issues of today’s world. It is based on an interdisciplinary curriculum that offers courses in economics, political science, law, and management.

You may participate in one of the MIA’s highly attractive double degree programmes at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po) in Paris, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in Medford, Boston the Yonsei Graduate School of International Studies in Seoul, South Korea and the Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Columbia.

The MIA programme provides a generalist education and rigorous practical training, preparing graduates for a career in business, government, international organisations, NGOs, the media and non-profit organisations. The MIA is taught in the German or in the English language.

Teaching ModeFull Time
LanguageEnglish, German
Academic RequirementsAcademic background in business or economics
Tuition Fees

Tuition fees for Master’s programmes

  • CHF 1426 for matriculated domestic students in a regular semester
  • CHF 3326 for matriculated foreign students in a regular semester
BeginFebruary / September
Length1.5 Years  
Application Deadline

30 April / 30 November

Application Procedure

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