New Interdisciplinary M.A. Program in European Studies

Is Europe in Your Future?  Make it Happen!

The M.A. in European Studies--with a 4+1 B.A./M.A. option-- trains students to think across disciplines and cultures and apply a diverse array of methodologies to the study of Europe in a global framework.

This program offers an intense, scholarly environment--including one semester of study in Europe-- that will challenge students and position them to be more successful in finding their place in the global workforce.


Europe Now

UVA is an academic consortium member of the Council for European Studies.

A new on-line journal of research, literature and art. Check it out!


Spotlight Europe

C’est l’un des rares sujets qui fassent l’unanimité lorsqu’on parle d’Europe. Le programme Erasmus ne suscite pratiquement que des louanges. Une exception, à l’heure où l’Union européenne essuie des critiques de tout bord.

University of Glasgow, UK • July 12-14, 2017.

"The name my daughter carries with such easy pride in many ways tells the story of Europe’s transformation from warring Continent to postnational laboratory of peace in which multiple identities, at least for some of us, have been happily layered [...]

We are in a remarkable period of urbanization of the planet, as the percentage of the world’s population living in cities continues to grow, likely rising to 70 percent by 2050. However, it is not clear that we are creating cities and urban [...]