DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

AWARD

  • Master of Arts

LENGTH IN YEARS

  • 2 year

SEMESTER OF COMMENCEMENT

  • June (Summer), August (1st Semester), January (2nd Semester)

COURSE FEES IN BAHT

  • 180,000 Baht per annum, 360,000 Baht (2 years degree)

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

  • IELTS 5.0 or equivalent or passed the Rangsit University English Language Proficiency Test

COURSE DESCRIPTION/PURPOSE

  • The world today is characterised by rapid change and growing interdependence among nations in all areas of human endeavours. Hence, nations need professionals in foreign affairs who can serve in governments, international organisations, non-government organisations, and international business. In Southeast Asia, there is no specialised institution which caters to this specific need. The Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies (IDIS) is designed to fill this need. The program thats designed at RSU will provide professional education in international studies covering the entire spectrum of international relations. Hence, this will be an intensive training course that will focus on practical skills (e.g. negotiation techniques, diplomatic practices, media skills, rhetoric, and languages).

EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES

  • After completion of the Masters in (IDIS), students will be able to work and travel all over the world. RSU aims to produce professionals for positions of leadership and influence in foreign affairs in the international business aspect of life.
  • Administrative/Fiscal Assistant
  • Asia Regional Director
  • Director of Product Management
  • Global Sales Communications
  • Research and Outreach Coordinator

PRE-REQUISITES

  • International students need a Thai proficiency equivalent to level 6 (primary school) to study in this program.