Our Master in International Studies (MIS) program provides students with an understanding of contemporary international society, including the forces that shape and transform it. The program, students can better understand contemporary international problems and issues as well as the various strategies of responding to them. They are also expected to understand their own culture in a global and comparative contexts as well as appreciate cultural nuances and differences. Students also develop a sense of importance for conceptual paradigms that guide actions of individuals, leaders and institutions in the international arena. They develop an appreciation for academic as well as policy-oriented research and are exposed to multidisciplinary and comparative approaches. The Program aims to provide professional preparation for those who plan to pursue careers requiring an international affairs background such as the foreign service, international organizations, and transnational corporations.