The one-year Master of Arts program in International Relations at University College Dublin provides students with an advanced education in international relations, drawing on a transdisciplinary approach to the study of global politics. This program features a comprehensive curriculum that covers topics such as international security and human rights, diplomatic studies, and development studies. Students will also gain hands-on experience through field trips to embassies, international organizations, and NGOs. With a focus on critical thinking and practical skills such as communication and policy analysis, graduates from this program are well-prepared for careers in diplomacy, international organizations, or foreign affairs. Through the program’s strong network of alumni and its partnerships with influential institutions such as the United Nations and European Union, graduates have excellent career prospects while also having the opportunity to make meaningful contributions towards global development.