Western Caspian University


International Relations

Programme: International Relations

Duration: 4 years

Credits: 240

Mode of study: full-time

Fees for foreign students: 2000 USD

Language of instruction: English, Azeri or Russian

 Programme >

The Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations is a full-time multidisciplinary program that introduces students to the study of relationships between state actors in the international system and their interactions with inter-governmental organizations and corporations. The program combines political science, economics, history, foreign languages, international law and sociology. The curriculum encompasses contemporary issues such as globalization, political systems, processes of integration, world policy, conflict resolution, national security, geopolitics, etc.

Students are equipped with knowledge and skills to understand relations between nations as well as the internal workings of other countries and the role of non-governmental actors & international organizations in world affairs. Students must undergo a pre-graduation internship and defend a graduation thesis in order to receive a degree.

Upon successfully completing the program, graduates pursue careers in local, regional and international governmental organizations, embassies, ministries and NGOs, law firms and a range of businesses.