Careers and stakeholders
Acquired skills and competences
Graduates of this programme will be equipped with the theoretical tools and empirical knowledge necessary for an in-depth and critical understanding of the functioning of contemporary societies and polities within the global scenario. To this end, the master’s degree in Global Politics and Society will offer an advanced training in the fields of political science and sociology, complemented with key competences in the area of law and economics.
In addition, during the whole programme, GPS aims at:
- enhancing the acquisition of soft skills, such as teamwork, the ability to present in public and effectively discuss topics related to political and social dynamics in a globalized scenario;
- fostering the capacity of critical and creative thinking in relation to the global threats affecting the functioning of contemporary societies and polities.
The programme interacts with local, national and international stakeholders, such as professional organizations, manufacturing companies and service providers.