Political Science

Learn to understand politics in an age of globalization

Study Political Science

Are you interested in politics? Do you aim to graduate with an university master's degree? Then the master's programme in Political Science at VU Amsterdam might work for you. 

Political science 2Political Science: European Public Policy in a Global Context
Study the key issues of multi-level governance and European politics within the context of interrelated disciplinary traditions.
Political Science Global Environmental GovernancePolitical Science: Global Environmental Governance
Environmental Governance is one of the great challenges humankind is facing today: how to organize the co-evolution of societies and their surrounding environment.
Political Science International RelationsPolitical Science: International Relations and Transnational Governance
Seek to understand the contradictory dynamic of the ongoing globalization process.


This program is accredited by the NVAO. After finishing the programme you receive the internationally recognized degree of Master of Science (MSc).