Faculty of: Political And Social Sciences

Political sciences and international relations


Academic Year 2024/2025

Duration 3 years

Language Italian

Degree classes L-36 (Political science and international relations)

The degree programme is divided into four curriculum, from which you can choose according to your interests and
professional goals:

  • International Relations and Institutions;
  • Cooperation Institutions and Organisations;
  • Institutions, Governance and Public Policy;
  • International Relations and Global Affairs (IRGA) (entirely taught in English).

In the first year, the courses are dedicated to the basic and fundamental elements of the various disciplines, in the
following years there is a progressive specialization in the main topics of the four profiles.


In order to obtain the degree, 180 credits (ECTS) are required: normally about 60 credit per year are acquired by means of assessment tests for both courses and supplementary teaching activities.
Each course is given a certain number of credits (ECTS), the same for all students, and a grade (expressed in a mark out of 30) which varies according to the level of preparation. The final examination mark is expressed in a mark out of one hundred and ten.
The programme is divided into four profiles:

  • International Relations and Institutions
  • Cooperation Institutions and Organisations Institutions, Governance and Public Policy International Relations and Global Affairs (entirely taught in English)

The profile choices may favour individual aspects of the general project outlined above with the aim of training professionals in the analysis, planing and management of ploitics and international relations.