Master in

International Law,
International Relations and Diplomacy

This programme has two concentrations: International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy and Defence and International Security. These study options prepare students for global careers in international law, international relations, security and defence. The multidisciplinary curriculum introduces the core frameworks underlying law, international relations, diplomacy and defence, providing students with a well-rounded and comprehensive study programme.

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The concentration in International Law, Diplomacy, and International Relations introduces students to the frameworks and processes underlying international relations. Students will learn the key intellectual tools of contemporary international relations. Specialist study modules focus on the forms of organisation, dispute settlement, the law of treaties, law of the sea and rules governing diplomatic relations.

Additionally, students will study economic and financial relations, international trade, economic law in its institutional aspects followed by international criminal and human rights law, environment and sustainable development and nuclear law. Students also explore the historical and geopolitical contexts of international relations, providing a working knowledge of tried and tested diplomatic techniques.

  • Taught in English
  • 2-year programme
  • Degree from France
  • Accredited in the UAE and globally
  • Scholarships & preferential rates
  • Early application waiver of 3,000 AED

Why to Choose
Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi

+760

Years of academic excellence

+2000

Graduates

+90

Nationalities

  • Established: 30 May 2006
  • Patronage: Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince
  • Motto: A bridge between civilisations
  • Affiliations: Sorbonne University and University of Paris
  • Accreditation: UAE Ministry of Education, French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation
  • Subjects: Humanities, Sciences, Languages and Social Sciences
  • Teaching language: French, English, Arabic
  • System: European Credit Transfer System (ECTS)
  • Student diversity: over 90 Nationalities (more than 50% of the graduates are UAE Nationals)
  • Accreditation: UAE Ministry of Education, French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation

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