MA in International and Political Studies, specialization: Governments and Governance


Area of Studies

social sciences



Degree (in English)


  • English
Course Duration

4 semesters (2 academic years)

ECTS points

122 ECTS


Faculty of International and Political Studies

Tuition and Other Fees

2500 Euro/ per year. For the updated tuition fees, please visit:

Application Deadline(s)

15 July

Course Description

Course Profile

A course devoted to an in-depth analysis of the processes of managing contemporary states and societies. Students will gain knowledge and skills allowing them to properly examine the determinants of political systems at supra-state, state, regional and local levels. They will also learn about common mechanisms and trends in managing societies and communities. The presentation of contemporary ethnic conditions and histological policy will be particularly important. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to analyse collective behaviour - especially during elections. The nature and mechanisms of operation of contemporary media will also be in focus.

Education Requirements

The following documents are required (among others):

(1) higher education (Bachelor) diploma or Master degree

(2) transcript of records showing the subjects/grades

(3) certificate of proficiency in English at min. B2 level (unless the first degree was taught in English).

For detailed information about the admission procedure please visit:


For questions about the studies please contact:

Faculty of International and Political Studies

ul. Składowa 43, 90-127 Łódź, Poland

tel.: +48 42 63 54 265

fax: +48 42 66 55 687


In matters related to the admission procedure please contact:

International Relations Office, University of Lodz

3 Uniwersytecka Str., 90-137 Lodz, Poland

Phone: +48 42 635 42 37