Western Caspian University


Political Science

Programme: Political Science

Duration: 4 years

Credits: 240

Mode of study: full-time

Fees for foreign students: 2000 USD

Language of instruction: English, Azeri or Russian

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The Bachelor`s Degree in Political science is a full-time multidisciplinary Programme that introduces students to core concepts, processes and events in global politics on the worldwide, the regional and the national levels. The Programme equips students with a strong base of knowledge and tools of political analysis useful in careers in government, business, professional school, and not-for-profit organisations; provides an opportunity to gain both the theoretical and practical knowledge required to understand complex political relations around the world.

The Programme will cover the major subfields of political science, including the parliamentary system, globalisation, political management and PR technologies, political research methods, political conflict resolution and international policy. Students learn valuable analytical skills that are crucial to the development of their academic and professional careers. Students must undergo a pre-graduation internship and defend a graduation thesis in order to receive a degree.

Upon the successful completion of the programme, graduates can pursue their career in governmental organisations, Embassies, Ministries and NGOs, law, business and international organisations.