• Emotions and Passions

    Emotions and Passions

    In the Japanese Journal of Political Science, Global Affairs Director, Dr. Jean-Marc Coicaud, explores the role of emotions and passions in the field and study of international relations. Read here.

  • Bridging Global Learning

    Bridging Global Learning

    Read about how our graduate students capitalized on opportunities  to extend their professional and learning experiences through study abroad, internships with international organizations, and presenting research this summer.

  • Humanitarian Crises and Conflict
  • Upcoming Event: Induction Ceremony & Convocation

    Upcoming Event: Induction Ceremony & Convocation

    The Sigma Iota Rho Honor Society for International Studies Delta Xi Chapter will host its Induction Ceremony and Convocation for the 2014-2015 Academic Year on Friday September 12, 2014

  • Global Affairs Student Receives Prestigious Fellowship

    Global Affairs Student Receives Prestigious Fellowship

    Ph.D. Candidate Patricia Campos-Medina selected as a Teaching Fellow for the Union Leadership Institute, at the Workers Institute, Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations. Read more here.

About Us

About Us

Established over a decade ago, the Division of Global Affairs (DGA) is an educational institution of the Graduate School of Rutgers University-Newark. DGA offers both a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy in Global Affairs. In addition, the division is now offering a Graduate Certificate in Global Affairs with concentrations in global business and economics; global governance; human security; and global policy. These graduate programs provide interdisciplinary training that prepares students to address the practical global challenges of the 21st century.

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Career Development

Career Development

The Division of Global Affairs prepares its students to be globally competitive. Internships and fellowships are an integral part of  the DGA’s ability to grow its students, academically and professionally. DGA also prepares its students for today’s globally-intertwined job market. Through its many partnerships, DGA is able to offer students competitive positions in all three areas.



The Division of Global Affairs partners with organizations and groups focusing on global issues, connecting DGA students with international actors through joint-publications, conferences and symposia as well as a mutual interest in Global Affairs.

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