In the first semester students have to take one core course in the field of European Politics and External Relations and the course Transnational Politics. This course presents a distinctive story about the development of politics in the 21st century. Students also choose two relevant electives on topics of their choice (topics change every academic year).
In the second semester students select a research project (30 ECTS credits) on a topic relevant to the field of European Politics and External Relations.
The final Master's thesis is a report on primary or secondary research carried out by the student as part of the research project. The thesis should be between 20,000 and 25,000 words long.