The University of Belgrade – Faculty of Political Sciences (FPS) is pleased to announce the call for applications for the remaining few places at the Interdisciplinary Joint Master’s programme in Southeastern European Studies .
This two year MA program is conducted in English as a joint degree between the University of Graz and the University of Belgrade, and the fifth generation commences on September 21st, 2015.
Students enroll in and spend the first year at the University of Belgrade as a home university. In the second year, students spend at least one semester on mobility at a partner university. The list of partner universities includes:
- University of Graz (Austria)
- Babes-Bolyai University from Cluj-Napoca (Romania)
- Central European University (Hungary)
- Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski (Bulgaria)
- South East European University, Tetovo (Macedonia)
- Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje (Macedonia)
- University College London (United Kingdom)
- University of Bologna (Italy)
- University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
- University of Novi Sad (Serbia)
- University of Regensburg (Germany)
- University of Rijeka (Croatia)
- University of Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
- University of Zagreb (Croatia)
Students completing the Interdisciplinary Joint Master’s Programme in Southeastern European Studies earn the degree “Master of Arts”, abbreviated MA.
The Interdisciplinary Joint Master’s Programme in Southeastern European Studies welcomes applicants who hold an academic degree of at least 180 ECTS credits (bachelor’s degree or equivalent), who can demonstrate their basic knowledge of social sciences or humanities -- law, political, social, cultural or economic sciences -- and who have general insight and interest in Southeastern Europe.
The APPLICATION should consist of:
1. completed application form (application form Belgrade)
2. at least one letter of recommendation (preferably from a university professor or employer, in English)
3. certificate/diploma obtained at the undergraduate level (translated into English if it is not in Serbian)
4. transcript of records obtained at the undergraduate level (translated into English if it is not in Serbian)
5. letter of motivation (English)
6. curriculum vitae (English)
7. proof of proficiency in English language: IELTS (required minimum score: 6.0), a TOEFL (required minimum score: 210 on the computerised test, 547 on the paper based test, 78 on the internet based test), a Cambridge Exam (required level: FCE) or an equivalent certificate. Students who have completed their BA in English are not required to provide this proof of proficiency but may be interviewed.
€3,900 EUR (or counter value in Serbian dinars), including ALL costs of a four-semester studying, costs of recognition of foreign BA degrees and the one-week Summer School at the island of Hvar, Croatia (full boards and transportation) – payable in ten installments – for citizens of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and Turkey.
€4,900 EUR (or counter value in Serbian dinars), including ALL costs of a four-semester studying, costs of recognition of foreign BA degrees and the one-week Summer School at the island of Hvar, Croatia (full boards and transportation) – payable in ten installments – for citizens of all other countries.
Please note that the University of Belgrade is not in a position to provide financial support, but we encourage students to seek available funding from third parties. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Please send the application form with all supporting documents by registered mail to Gordana Ristic, University of Belgrade – Faculty of Political Sciences, Jove Ilica 165, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia, and scan of the entire application as A SINGLE PDF FILE to firstname.lastname@example.org. Certified translation of diploma and transcript of records into Serbian shall be required additionally.