A unique programme combining economics and politics, EDIPS employs innovative teaching methods to give you a deep understanding of dynamic developments in the world today. The programme has been designed to prepare competent decision-makers for private businesses and governmental institutions, media and NGOs who want to kick off their career internationally.
The curriculum of the programme consists of mandatory and elective courses. The mandatory courses will give you a strong foundation in core disciplines a well-versed diplomat and international economist has to master: economics, finance, management, diplomacy, international relations and foreign languages. The elective courses will give you an opportunity to widen you knowledge by a number of specialisations. You can also choose from a selection of optional courses to enrich your study experience by different perspectives.
The programme is open to applicants with a bachelor’s degree in economics, international relations and related disciplines.
Applicants who have not finished their bachelor’s studies by the date of admission must provide an official confirmation of their ongoing studies along with the expected date of graduation. They can be given a conditional offer with the final decision to be taken upon delivery of the proof of completed bachelor’s programme.
The selection is based on the review of submitted documents.
Talented students with excellent academic performance are eligible for UEBA’s motivation scholarship.
A number of external scholarships is also available. Please contact Slovak Academic Information Agency to find more. [link]
Students from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Ukraine and the rest of the Visegrad countries except for Slovakia can be considered for the Visegrad Scholarship. [link]
Please note that these are external scholarship schemes and are not administrated by the UEBA.
Double Degree programme
Preparing for an international career? You are invited to pursue the EDIP as adouble degree programme in partnership with University of National and World Economy in Bulgaria or University of Latvia in Riga. Two degrees from two renowned universities are an excellent stepping stone into an international career in Europe and pretty much anywhere else in the world.