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Master of Arts in International Relations

The majority of students at the Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International Studies (SAIS) are enrolled in the two-year Master of Arts in International Relations degree.

Johns Hopkins SAIS students class discussion

Master of Arts in International Affairs

This two-year degree at SAIS Europe is research-focused and includes an original thesis.

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Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance

This 11-month, cohort-based program positions professionals to excel in rigorous economic and financial analysis roles.

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Master of Arts in European Public Policy

This one-year, cohort-based degree program will prepare you to work with, or for, the institutions of the European Union.

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Master of Arts in Global Policy

This 16-month program meets on an alternating Friday/Saturday schedule and helps experienced professionals develop into global leaders while they maintain full-time employment.

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Master of Arts in Global Risk

This one-year, cohort-based program at SAIS Europe introduces you to the concepts and tools necessary to undertake sophisticated political and economic risk analysis.

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Master of Arts in Global Risk (Online)

Students will build key skills in analyzing risk and translating their insights into action through a cohort-based program that is delivered online and is completed in 21 months.

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Master of Arts in Sustainable Energy (Online)

This 21-month online program is designed for professionals who want to help shape the future of renewable energy.

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Master of International Public Policy

This flexible, one-year program is designed for experienced professionals who wish to develop advanced analytical and leadership skills. Part-time study is available.

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Master of Arts in International Studies

This two-year program at the Hopkins-Nanjing Center immerses non-Chinese students in a bilingual environment where they study and complete a thesis in Mandarin.

Certificate in Chinese and American Studies plus a Master of Arts at Johns Hopkins SAIS

Certificate in Chinese and American Studies + MAIR

Students in this program complete the certificate in Nanjing and continue their Master of Arts in International Relations studies for two to three additional semesters to enhance their economic and quantitative reasoning skills.

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Certificate in Chinese and American Studies + MAIA

Students spend one year in China working towards the Certificate in Chinese and American Studies credential and then spend two semesters at SAIS Europe to complete an MAIA degree on an accelerated timeline.

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Admissions Events

Oct 8 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Online SAIS Event

Hopkins-Nanjing Center Virtual Information Session

Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 8:00 PM until 9:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time


The Hopkins-Nanjing Center Washington Office will host an information session on the admissions and financial aid application...

Oct 9 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm Online SAIS Event

SAIS Europe MAIA Information Session with Leiden University

SAIS Europe MAIA Information Session with Leiden University

Friday, October 9, 2020 at 3:15 PM until 4:15 PM (CEST)
Come learn about the unique cooperative degree between Leiden University's Master...

Oct 12 10:00 am - 11:00 am Online SAIS Event

SAIS Europe MAIA/HNC Cert Info Session

Monday, October 12, 10AM EST -  4PM CEST
Gain a professional edge in your career and further your Hopkins-Nanjing Center studies with a Master of Arts in International Affairs degree...