Who are we?

Center for Global Politics at Freie Universität Berlin

Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers

International Relations Online (IRO) is directed by Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers. It is part of the distinguished graduate online study programs offered by the Center for Global Politics at Freie Universität Berlin. Within our unique programs we invite you to explore the multiple challenges of the twenty-first century. You will develop an understanding of the interdependent nature of seemingly diverse issues as migration, shifting security issues, and environmental degradation. You will increase your understanding of global challenges and their political, economic, and social causes and impacts. Have a look at the other programs offered by the Center for Global Politics: www.global-politics.org

Freie Universität Berlin

Freie Universität Berlin

Freie Universität Berlin is one of Germany's leading research-based universities. Founded in 1948 according to the principles "Truth, Justice, Freedom" and based on its history as a reform-oriented university, it continues to display a distinguished modern and international character. Today, the university offers degree courses in more than one hundred subjects to over 29,000 students. With about 459 professors, 4,000 graduate students and 1,000 doctoral candidates each year, FU Berlin is the largest of the three universities located in Berlin. Its academic profile comprises a broad range of disciplines in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences. In June 2012, Freie Universität Berlin was awarded the status of excellence on a federal level for the second time. For further information, please visit the university's profile.