International Relations (B.A.)

Bachelor’s degree program

You are passionately interested in what is happening in the world and soak up new information like a sponge. The big issues and challenges of our world are exciting for you and drive you forward, especially in the areas of power, peace, security, international development justice and human rights. You are socially committed and curious about other cultures and ways of thinking. It is extremely rewarding for you to find solutions to a major challenge.

The curriculum focuses on understanding international politics. You can specialize in international security, human rights and international law or international development. During a semester abroad, students can deepen their skills at one of our partner universities.

  • PR specialist for international companies
  • Employee of the Federal Foreign Office or other ministries
  • Head of an NGO
  • Employee in an international organization

depending on the specialization

The International Relations (B.A.) degree program – three specializations

Head of degree program

Prof. Dr. Anthony Teitler

International Relations – Everything at a glance

Application deadline

EU: Sept. 1, non-EU: July 15 or later, depending on the visa process of the home country

Start of studies

End of September

Duration of study

6 semesters

Tuition fee

EU: 790 € / month
Non-EU: 1090 € / month

ECTS points


Teaching language

English + other language courses


Company projects, practical semester and semester abroad


Mondays to Fridays (and block seminars)