Joint study programmes

Our joint Master’s degree programme in International Relations is carried out within the framework of the VNDREAM network, which consists of: Jagiellonian University in Kraków (Poland), Masaryk University (Czech Republic), University of Pecs (Hungary) and Matej Bel University in Banska Bystrica (Slovakia). The Master’s programme offers a unique opportunity to study international relations, European politics, economy, society & culture from the perspective of the Visegrad region.

The fourth semester takes place at the Matej Bel University in Banska Bystrica, at the Faculty of Political Science and International Relations. As a part of final semester, the defence of M.A. Thesis together with a final exams take place here.


Faculty of Political Science and International Relations offers following courses to our students:

Political System of Visegrad Countries

Geopolitics of V4 Countries

Economic Integration of Europe

Europe and Internal/External borders

Migration Policy in V4 countries

Security Environments in the Visegrad Group Countries

Introduction to Diplomatic Methods: Bilateral and European Diplomacy

Master’s Thesis Seminar Part II

Slovak language, Culture & History


All information available:

MA in International Relations: Europe from Visegrad Perspective