Welcome to the IR Program!

Opportunities in IR

Explore opportunities to apply your International Relations studies both at Penn and beyond the university.

International Relations at Penn

Welcome to the International Relations Program at the University of Pennsylvania! The IR major places a strong emphasis on interdisciplinary skills, and its courses are drawn from a variety of departments at Penn. Please browse our website to learn more about the program.

Congratulations 2014 Grads!

Click here to see a list of board position descriptions.


To apply, email Mark Castillo, mcastil@sas.upenn.edu, with a cover letter (of no more than 250 words) and a resume in PDF format.


Applications are due Wednesday, September 10th by noon.

The International Relations Program

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