04 May 2018, Geneva, Switzerland – The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) will launch the second edition of the Master in International Affairs and Diplomacy which will start in October 2018.

Online Master in International Affairs and DiplomacyBesides the Master’s degree, both institutions offer the possibility to take on a Post-Graduate Certificate in World Studies and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Diplomatic Practice with specific subjects covered.

Students can complete this programme in one-year (full-time) or two-years (part-time).

The Master’s Programme and the two Post-Graduate Certificates are designed for diplomats as well as staff of governmental and non-governmental organizations, graduate students, young researchers and other academics wishing to gain a thorough understanding of international affairs and diplomacy on a self-paced basis and to acquire soft skills to thrive in their careers. 

The registration deadline is 1 July 2018.


For more information about the Master’s degree and the Post-Graduate Certificates, please contact us to mdp-elearning@unitar.org, or visit our page.