Security & Diplomacy

Security & Diplomacy

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Program Length: 3 semesters (10 months)

Language of Instruction: English

Tuition: $16,500. We offer scholarships through MASA with certain conditions and EU scholarships are also available.

Admission Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in any field with a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or 80 on a 100 scale.

Application Deadline:

Rolling Admissions

In case of restrictions connected to the COVID-19 situation, please note that the program has put in place an alternative of long distance learning. If physical presence is not possible, you will be able to participate in your courses remotely and once permitted, resume them in person without this affecting your ability to complete the program.


The International M.A. in Security and Diplomacy program will provide you with advanced knowledge and analytical tools for the study of strategy, diplomacy, decision-making, and the shaping of security and foreign policy on a global level but with a focus on the Middle East. You'll take part in educational tours and meetings with Israeli and international officials.


The program brings together internationally renowned scholars and leading practitioners in both security and diplomacy, offering an exceptional learning experience. Educational tours and meetings with Israeli and foreign officials are incorporated into the curriculum


Israel is the focus of the world's attention in both security and diplomacy matters. Enroll, and you'll be among internationally renowned scholars and leading practitioners in this field.


Program Highlights

  • Multidisciplinary approach

  • Classroom theory is complemented with security field trips and extracurricular activities

  • Advanced knowledge and analytical tools for the study of strategy, diplomacy, decision-making and the shaping of security and foreign policy. 

  • Global outlook, with a special focus on Israel and the Middle East. 

  • Engage with high-ranking diplomats and decision-makers in a weekly ambassador forum

  • Optional thesis track available


Career Opportunities

At the practical level, the program prepares for engagement in the international arena, defense bodies, international organizations (both governmental and NGOs) and international economic organizations.  Alumni and current students have secured jobs and internships at Israel’s preeminent think tanks, embassies, media and advocacy organizations, the United Nations, private security companies, and other public and private employers. 



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