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MADemocracy and Governance

Tuition fee €3,800 per year

There are 10 tuition-waivers available for top ranked applicants (regardless of their citizenship) in 2020/21. More information on tuition fees is available at

Application fee €50 one-time

Application fee is non-refundable.
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A two year MA-Programme is providing students with in-depth knowledge about:

  • the global, historical context of democracy
  • modern democratic institutions
  • public policy and governance
  • political theory and ethics
  • elections and political behavior
  • comparative ethnopolitics

This knowledge is reinforced by top-notch training in:

  • analytical logic and methodology
  • quantitative and qualitative techniques
  • English-language writing and oral presentation skills

Programme structure

Career opportunities

Graduates of the programme will be well-placed for jobs in national government, international organizations, NGOs and development work

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application start
Jan 2, 2020
Application deadline
Mar 15, 2020 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Studies commence
Aug 31, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States