The Master in International Relations and International Protection of Human Rights is addressed to young people interested in following careers in international organizations, the diplomatic service and national and multinational enterprises.

The Master is addressed to graduates or undergraduates in all disciplines who will achieve the degree at the conclusion of the course.

The programme consists of lectures, seminars, conferences and exercises for a total of around 200 hours in the classroom and 300 hours of individual study.

The master’s course is divided into four subject areas and includes seminars of specialization.
Main areas:
- International Law
- Theory and Story of International Relations
- Protection of Human Rights
- International Economy

The European Union and its policies
Analysis of International Relations
Digital Diplomacy and Social Media
Management of negotiation processes

The evaluation for the issuance of the master's degree will be based on participation in educational activities, the attendance of at least 80% of the lessons and the passing of the final tests. The final exam includes the completion and defense of a thesis on a topic related to one of four subject areas.
At the end of the master’s, after targeted interviews, SIOI offers young graduates the opportunity to follow an internship at international organizations, public or private institutions and enterprises.

The Master's course takes place from October to April, three days a week. The candidates must attach to the application form: a photocopy of their Degree certificate with exams taken and a detailed curriculum vitae. The fee for the master’s degree is € 4,300.00, of which € 300.00 is non-refundable, which will be paid at the time of enrollment to CCP (post office account) n. 33468000 made out to SIOI, Via S. Marco 3, 00186 Roma – or payable to the SIOI bank account – (UNICREDIT Banca di Roma Ag. 88 Piazza SS. Apostoli 75 – 00187 Roma - IBAN code: IT79X0200805181000400118070).

Key information

DATE:7 ottobre 2020 – 30 aprile 2021 Date
SEDE: SIOI – Piazza di San Marco 51, 00186, Roma Sede
GIORNI E ORARI DELLE LEZIONI: mercoledì, giovedì e venerdì dalle 9.00 alle 13.00 Giorni e Orari
ISCRIZIONI: in corso Iscrizioni
CONTATTI: Ufficio Formazione SIOI – email:; – tel: 06.69207838/51 Contatti