Corresponding to the trend of campus internationalization and globalization, the International Affairs and Diplomacy is the first English –taught undergraduate program majored in the fields of international affairs and diplomacy. The program is based on the principle of balance between theory and practice and aimed to meet the demands of the global market and current trend.

In order to fulfill the requirements of both teaching/research and internationalization/globalization, the course design of the program is focused on professional knowledge and market demands. Faculty members are both from the academic and industry sectors, specializing at global governance, international political economy, international trade, and management. Theory analysis, practicum, analysis on the current issues, case study, and practice are methods for the students to learn more about the international/diplomacy and global governance/globalization. In addition, English-taught courses will enable both the local and international students to keep pace with the development of the global trend and contemporary knowledge.

To sum up, regardless of the short history, the program is fully prepared in cultivating talents and professionals of both international/diplomacy and global governance and globalization and stands on solid ground for the greater challenge in the future.


MCU Graduate School of International Affairs (GSIA), the Republic of China (Taiwan)’s first and only graduate program specializing in the study of international/global governance and globalization, strives to build a professional platform, focusing on theoretical and practical knowledge of international/global governance and international/global business operations, which nurtures faculty and students with international and global vision on governance and globalization, provides faculty and students with an international environment, cooperation opportunities and academic support, as well as aims to train future leaders in a variety of professional settings.