The Next 50 exhibition

The Next 50 Exhibition

Join Manuel Muñiz, Dean at IE School of Politics, Economics & Global Affairs, as he discusses the importance of government, political science, economics, and international affairs in tackling global challenges. Discover how these disciplines empower us to address issues like climate change, poverty, and technological advancements. Explore the vision of training the next generation of empathetic leaders who strive for fair and just societies.

2024 Raisina-IE Global Student Challenge

2024 Raisina-IE Global Student Challenge

IE & Observer Research Foundation (ORF) host the Raisina Challenge, engaging future leaders in global governance discussions, and enhancing critical thinking & communication skills. A part of Raisina Dialogue, India’s flagship geopolitics & geoeconomics platform, it involves 19 top Schools of Government & Global Affairs worldwide.

Dual Degree in partnership with the Hertie School

Discover a transformative academic journey with our Dual Degree program: Master in International Relations and Master of International Affairs in collaboration with The Hertie School. Immerse yourself in Madrid and Berlin, earning dual diplomas for leadership in global affairs.

Fellowship Program

New Distinguished Fellowship Program

We welcomed former Colombian President Iván Duque as the inaugural fellow, part of our esteemed Fellows Programs. Connecting students with global leaders for feedback, discussion, and insights. He shared valuable perspectives on leadership impact and the significance of sustainability.

IE's Intergovernmental Organizations Day

IE's Intergovernmental Organizations Day

IE Talent & Careers brings global leaders to campus, fostering student engagement with influential Intergovernmental Organizations worldwide. This is a unique opportunity to shape IE students for success in the multilateral system.

IE University, distinguished at the QS Reimagine Education Awards 2023

IE University, distinguished at the QS Reimagine Education Awards 2023

Winning Gold for Online Teaching Academy, Bronze for Refugee Camp Simulation, and excelling in sustainability and immersive learning initiatives.

Blue Talks

Thought-provoking conversations on leadership, education, art, philosophy, and so much more—on all your favorite platforms. Watch the full episodes now.

CGC Unveils Future Challenges at 'The Next 50'

CGC Unveils Future Challenges at 'The Next 50'

At 'The Next 50' Grand Finale, IE University, through its Center for the Governance of Change, unveiled an enthralling report offering glimpses into global challenges by 2073. The report includes revelations on future healthcare, economic shifts, and AI-driven education.

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UNDERSTAND THE CRITICAL GLOBAL ROLE TECH PLAYS

The Master in Technology and Global Affairs, developed in partnership with Sciences Po, provides a comprehensive examination of technology's place in, and influence upon, the geopolitical world.

IE School of Politics, Economics & Global Affairs faculty members won the McGillivray Best Paper Award

Faculty members won the McGillivray Best Paper Award

This prestigious award is given to the best paper in Political Economy presented at the annual conference of the American Political Science Association (APSA).

Manuel Muñiz, Dean & Provost at IE University, elected new president of APSIA

Manuel Muñiz, Dean & Provost at IE University, elected new president of APSIA

Manuel Muñiz, Dean of IE School of Politics, Economics and Global Affairs and Provost of IE University, has been elected President of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) and will be serving until 2025.

KEEP YOUR KNOWLEDGE UP TO DATE

IE University is a hub for ideas, insight and innovation. Stay up to date on everything that’s happening in the classroom, on campus and in the world of work at large with Uncover IE—the blog created by and for the IE Community.

HEAR IT STRAIGHT FROM THE SOURCE

We are immensely proud of our IE Alumni, who have gone on to fill impactful roles around the globe. Learn about their journeys to success and see where one of our degree programs could take you with IE School of Politics, Economics and Global Affairs Alumni Stories.

About IE School of Politics, Economics and Global Affairs

We aim to shape a new generation of innovative and entrepreneurial leaders. With diverse and cutting-edge education that promotes a wide understanding of the challenges our planet confronts, we empower our students to drive change. We leverage tech and the experience of a world-class faculty of practitioners to build a unique educational experience.

We merge theory and practice in collaboration with the UN, EU, NATO and other organizations to provide practical and meaningful experiences. Drawing on the research and resources of our network of Centers, and direct access to government heads, policymakers and leading sector figures, we bring the world to our campus and send our students out ready to change the world.

Networks & alliance partners

Our school connectedness stands out with an unparalleled number of alliances and partners involved in program design, student experiences, and career initiatives. These partnerships extend to various conferences, forums, and events involving multilateral institutions, industry stakeholders, and senior officials, enriching the academic experience.

The perfect program to match your goals

Our programs are designed to shape the next era of creative, impactful global leaders.

The IE School of Politics, Economics & Global Affairs takes world-class faculty, a diverse classroom and innovation to create programs that go above and beyond. Explore our academic programs and find the one that's right for you.

Bachelor's and Bachelor's dual degrees

Discover our Master's programs

Master's Dual Degrees

Why studying in Madrid is beneficial

Madrid offers the perfect blend of traditional culture, a fast-growing economy, professional opportunities and fun. Study in a city full of possibilities, ideal for any ambitious professional.​

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Discover where Segovia can take you​

Traditional culture, small-town charm and natural landscapes—studying in Segovia is an immersive Spanish experience. Escape the big city and study in a World Heritage Site.​

Talent & Careers

CUSTOMIZE YOUR FUTURE BASED ON YOUR CAREER GOALS

You can’t predict the future—but you can prepare for it. With our range of comprehensive bachelor’s degrees and specialized master’s degrees, as well as the option of a dual degree, you’ll be able to find the program that best suits your professional and personal goals. Get ready to become an innovative, entrepreneurial leader in whatever field you choose, whether at national or global level.

BE THE LEADER A GLOBALIZED WORLD NEEDS

Today’s world is increasingly interconnected—and organizations need socially conscious leaders with a transformative, interdisciplinary mindset to navigate an uncertain environment and drive lasting, beneficial change. Our practical programs combine lectures with case exploration, workshops and capstone projects, leveraging our strategic partnerships with key international organizations and the private sector—so you’ll maximize your employability with demonstrable skills in solving real-world problems.

OPEN PROFESSIONAL DOORS GLOBALLY

Our practical programs enhance your professional profile, giving you the knowledge and skills to hit the ground running, whichever sector you choose to work in. IE School of Politics, Economics & Global Affairs graduates occupy a wide range of roles in public service, international corporations and nonprofits. Whether you’re aiming to tackle climate change, contribute to the global peace and security agenda, dedicate yourself to social causes or generate a positive impact for your company, we’ll make sure you’re fully prepared to address today’s global challenges.

INTERESTED IN CHATTING WITH STUDENTS OR STAFF?

Our students and staff are always available to share their experiences and help resolve any doubts you might have.

EXPERT PERSPECTIVES

Staying informed about top trends and new discoveries is key when it comes to entering a competitive field. IE Insights offers insider knowledge from industry experts, including their thought-leading opinions and analyses on the topics that matter now—and will matter tomorrow. 

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